Let’s Colour

The Colour Box is a paint shop on Main Road, Gansbaai. Specialising in a wide range of indoor and outdoor paint products. As a family-run business, The Colour Box is proud to serve residential clients and artisans in the building and construction industry throughout the Overstrand. For those needing a little inspiration or advice to get the job done properly, business owner Salmon Herselman is always on hand and ready to assist. Salmon’s vast product knowledge ranges from preparation tips and product quantity estimation to painting techniques and waterproofing processes! Furthermore, The Colour Box works closely with panel beaters and can colour code and mix vehicle paint in a fast turn-around time. For added convenience, a variety of craft products and accessories are stocked in-store. Quality brands such as Dulux, Titanium, Duram, O’Grady’s, PoP, Hammerite, Hamilton’s and Handyman’s are available at The Colour Box.

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The King and Queen of all things colourful, Salmon and Melanie Herselman own The Colour Box. 

Salmon and Melanie share a passion for decorating and home improvement projects. Together the couple has had years of experience in the paint industry. Moreover, making sure each client who visits the shop has a satisfying experience, is a priority. 

This attention to service excellence has resulted in The Colour Box being a leading paint supplier in the Overstrand area.

Paint Products

Paint Products

The Colour Box stocks a wide range of paint products to prepare surfaces and paint walls, floors, roofs, decks, furniture, cars and boats. 

  • Undercoat
  • Waterproofing
  • Sealant
  • Primer
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor
  • Roof
  • Stoep
  • Metal
  • Chalk
  • Car
  • Marine
  • Spray-Paint
  • Wood Varnish
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Painting Tools & Accessories

Painting Tools & Accessories

The Colour Box stocks an array of painting tools and accessories to help prepare and paint surfaces.

Painting Tools
  • Paint Brushes
  • Paint Rollers 
  • Paint Trays
  • Paint Sponges
Paint Accessories
  • Sandpaper
  • Paint Scrapers
  • Drop Sheets
  • Polyfilla
  • Turpentine
  • Benzine
  • Acetone
  • Wood Glue
  • Sanding Disks
  • Masking Tape
Craft Products & Accessories

Craft Products & Accessories


Get creative with The Colour Box, and stock up on all your favourite craft products and accessories.

Craft Products

  • Face Paint
  • Water Paint
  • Oil Paint
  • Chalk Paint
  • Fabric Paint
  • Glue

Craft Accessories

  • Canvases
  • Stencils 
  • Foam Brushes
  • Paint Brushes (all sizes)


The Colour Box is a leading supplier of top paint and craft brands.

  • Dulux
  • Titanium
  • Duram
  • O’Grady’s
  • PoP
  • Hammerite
  • Hamilton’s 
  • The Handyman 
  • Atlas
  • Granny B’s
  • Mont Marte
Did You Know?

Did You Know?


Did you know that The Colour Box has a spectrophotometer on hand? This makes matching paint colours easy and accurate.

What is a Spectrophotometer?

A spectrophotometer is a magical gadget that can register any colour swatch and match it to existing paint chart colours. 

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It is reassuring to know you will never struggle to match your colours when you choose The Colour Box as your painting partner!



“The Colour Box is the best!”  Diana Maré
“The Colour Box is amazing. Always so helpful and willing to give advice.”  Petro Pretorius
“You get helpful, friendly and personal service at The Colour Box in Gansbaai. An outstanding experience, which I'll follow up on. Thank you!”  Dalene Immelman
“The Colour Box is a great family-owned-and-run store. They are always helpful and give great advice.”  Merle Taylor
“I received helpful, friendly and personal service at The Colour Box. An excellent experience, which I will follow up on.”  Dalene Immelman
“Always good advice and personal service! It is a pleasure to shop at The Colour Box!”  Len Cooper
“Friendly, helpful and knowledgeable! The Colour Box will have what you are looking for, mix it or get it if they don’t stock it. Great service.”  Rose Rossouw



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