The Company, The People

Crown Brush Company was founded in 1956. Meakins & Sons, a paintbrush and roller manufacturing company, in Hamilton Ontario founded in 1852, was acquired by Crown Brush Company in 1970.

Crown-Meakins Inc is the consolidation of the two companies.
The manufacturing plant, distribution centre and head office are located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada occupying 80,000 square feet.

Crown-Meakins is privately owned and managed, with the offices of the principals just footsteps from the production lines assuring the highest quality products.

Key employees have been a part of the company for decades, they are mature highly skilled professionnals producing ultra high quality paint applicators supported by THE BEST customer service in the industry!

As a leading manufacturer of paint applicators, we are constantly evaluating natural and synthetic filaments for paint brushes and alternative fibres for roller fabrics to produce the best possible tools for optimum painting results.

With the new coating products on the market, it is important for us to continue to develop proper tools to achieve the best results for the application intended.