A brush for
every industry

Since 1858, Cottam have been solving problems through innovative brush solutions. From the Victorian shipyards of Sunderland to the depths of the North Sea, we’ve designed and manufactured solutions to many a problem.

Using brush making methods both traditional and modern, we work closely with our customers, partners and industry friends to push innovation forward, one brush at a time.

Custom
Brushes

FROM SUB SEA BRUSHES TO COW BRUSHES…

each brush designed and manufactured to meet your needs

Technical
Brushes

FROM EEL PASSES TO PENCIL BRUSHES…

our range of technical brushes are stocked ready for dispatch

Catalogue
Brushes

FROM ARTIST BRUSHES TO DECK SCRUBS…

we have a wide range of brushes available to buy online today

Over the years we have worked with...

News & Blog

Choosing the correct paint brush for your specific task

Whether you’re a first time DIY-er or you’re just looking for the best tool for your current job, if you’re not an expert it can be hard to know what brush to choose. Luckily, after over 165 years in the business, we know a thing or two about brushes! We asked our in-house experts for some tips on getting the best results…

Forklift Truck Brush Launch – An interview with our Head of Product

Dan approached Cottam through our custom brush service to help manufacture a replacement brush for a machine to transport freshly harvested carrots and parsnips…

Forklift Truck Brush – Lancaster & Morecambe College

Dan approached Cottam through our custom brush service to help manufacture a replacement brush for a machine to transport freshly harvested carrots and parsnips…

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