About Us

Guardsman was established in 1865 in Indianapolis, Indiana U.S.A as one of the first coating companies in the world. With manufacturing plants around the world Guardsman continued to grow through to the year 2000, and then Guardsman was acquired by The Valspar Corporation, one of the world’s largest paint and coatings corporations and collectively became the sixth largest coatings company in the world.

Guardsman has been a pioneer in furniture care since 1915, offering a comprehensive range of quality, furniture care products and services for the protection, care, repair and renewal of wood, fabric, and leather furnishings as well as bedding products. Guardsman products include; cleaner and polishes for fabric, leather and fine wood furniture, - a complete line of furniture - maintenance products for touch-up, repair and spot cleaning, as well as mattress protectors and pillow protectors for bedding.  
Guardsman is the leading provider of furniture product warranties, with more than 11 million product warranties in force globally. With operations in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and many other countries. Guardsman furniture product warranties offer the security of a company that knows furniture.
Guardsman prides itself on a solid reputation of nearly 100 years of expertise in the furniture care industry, a reputable and secure business that has been proven difficult to imitate, as our furniture “know-how” is unmatched.   

Guardsman Australia Pty Ltd. (formerly Lilly Industries) has been successfully operating since 1996. Since then we proudly continue to uphold the reputation, and values of the Guardsman brand, through continuous commitment in providing premium quality products and services to our stakeholders.