tradeupcalling upon colour experts... meaning everyone but me!
8 July 2016
I love this colour scheme, the facade appears to be a soft creamy colour, white windows and black louvres & tiles. Can anyone suggest what the creamy facade colour may…
Black and White. Inside And Out.
I think black is white is a drag theme when paired with warm homely furnishings. The only thing I can suggest is that black benches can be an absolute nightmare. I've…
First_Timer_RayWindow frame colour with white-grey walls
10 June 2016
Hi all, I'm collecting some design ideas for our next build and am toying with the idea of black (or dark) Colorbond window frames. Our current house has Paperbark…
TomCatInterior white paint colour to go with white furniture?
27 April 2016
I have to vouch for Antique White USA and Limed White Half! I just painted my rendered 65 yo house in Limed White Half (externally) into 'British Paints Professional…
rubyracingFederation House Original Exterior Colour Scheme
2 February 2016
Hi all, Am renovating a 1908 Federation Homestead house in country WA. Trying to paint house in original colour scheme but not getting very far. I have rubbed and…
rebuilder86Wall colour when your tiles are not white
1 February 2016
go to ur paint shop, ask to see the dulux master pallete fandeck, find the colour which closest matches your tiles then move outwards towards the lighter shades until you…
RajiKitchen benchtop and cabinet colour choice
30 November 2015
We are installing new kitchen and in the process of choosing the bench top and kitchen cabinet colours. It is going to be L-shaped kitchen with the gas cooktop and sink…
Earth_99Colour advice - roof paint on old property
14 October 2015
Hello We are painting the roof on an investment property. It's an old house. We don't live anywhere near it. I am seeking advice on colour for the roof paint! We only…
RichAWhich white to paint the exterior rendered part of my facade
29 September 2015
I scored a free 1 hour appointment with a colour designer through the dulux website. They recommended the following colours: White part of facade - Vanilla Quake Half or…
azza25Laminate Finishes to Feature Walls / Posts etc.
17 September 2015
Apologies if this has been asked before, but we've just gone to tender with a builder based on our custom design which has a feature wall separating two rooms and…
mike100jobstodoHow to Repair Cracked Wooden Furniture
15 September 2015
Getting cracks in wooden furniture are very common especially with old wooden furniture. If you notice a crack in your precious wooden furniture and would like to fix the…
mike100jobstodoPaint question for those who are paint experts??!!
3 September 2015
Hi you need to apply oil base under coat if walls are plaster and two top coat of low sheen I have found this site very good http://tradiesquotes.com.au/articles/showpage/25
surteesColour selections advice?? Please help
2 September 2015
I've been using this one it's the best one I've found. http://www.digitaldecorator.com.au/visualiser/ Preset designs but hopefully you can find a design similar to yours-…
t.h.e.DesignerWhat are my options for a metalic exterior cladding?
8 August 2015
Been trying to find a product to use on a mass quanity scale, abit like a "Canny" project I saw in Melbourne. Can anyone advise of a cost effective solution to achieve…
rebuilder86How to work out how much paint is needed?
30 June 2015
there are 2 ways to do this, exact or rough. Rough = 4L of paint per bedroom, 6L per living room, 1L per hallway. Exact is as follows Standard wall height is 2.4 so if you…
boony124Exterior paint - Does Dulux woodland grey and Dune work?
29 June 2015
We are building our house and have chosen those colours. Woodland Grey - Roof, Gutter and Fascia Dune - Exterior Cladding and also in the Gable We found this image and…