Store Hours

Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mon 3rd June (Kings Birthday): CLOSED
Fri 28th June (Matariki): CLOSED

Services and products available


  • Huge selection of Aspiring Walls and Graham & Brown wallpapers
  • Dulux, Berger and Performer paints
  • Cabot's, Intergrain and Sikkens woodcare, varnishes & decking oils
  • Decorating tools & accessories
  • Custom made curtains
  • Custom made blinds
  • Shutters
  • Window treatment motorisation, tracks and accessories
  • Carpets, laminates and vinyl flooring for residential and commercial applications


  • Free in-home measure and quote for window treatments
  • Free in-home measure and quote for flooring
  • Free in-store paint colour advice
  • In-home colour consultation/design service
  • Window Treatment Installation
  • Flooring Installation
  • In-store colour consultation/design service

*Free in-home measure and quote available in the Wanganui area only

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Store Owner

Stuart & Sheila Watts


Come into Guthrie Bowron Whanganui and be inspired by our range of wallpaper, curtains , fabrics, blinds, flooring, paint colours and much more!

We are locally owned and operated store, owned by Stuart & Sheila since 1997, located at 42 Wilson Street with lots of parking and easy access. Guthrie Bowron Whanganui is well supported by locals as we support the local community in sponsorship and donations to schools, kindergartens sports etc.

In-store you'll find a great range of quality flooring, paint, wallpaper, curtains and blinds. Our friendly home decorating specialists at the Whanganui location can assist you in finding the ideal curtains, blinds, shutters, carpet, vinyl, laminate, paint colour, wallpaper design and much more.

Whether you're looking to paint your walls or add a touch of elegance to your windows with custom curtains and blinds, we've got you covered. Our extensive range of paint,  wallpaper, curtains and blinds. at the Whanganui store ensures that you find the best colours and patterns to suit your style.

Whatever your budget, style, or project, we have something to meet your needs. Come and visit our Whanganui Guthrie Bowron store today!


Meet the team: 

Stuart has a background as a carpenter ( and milkman) and is the Dulux trade rep in store. He travels every Tuesday servicing the rural area from Whanganui to Marton to Taihape to Bulls and Raetihi.

Sheila runs the office.

Kelvin who runs the automotive paint department has a lifetime of experience and knowledge that is irreplaceable.

Cathy who recently retired but fills in on a casual basis has worked her whole working life in GB.

Max – dog is in charge of security !

Our staff are our biggest asset. They are knowledgeable, friendly and helpful .

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