Hi - just thought I would let you know of my success with the colour suggested Antique White USA. I painted our house completely throughout with the one colour and it…
Jan 31, 2007 10:04 am
Skirting, doors and architrave colour?
I'm not an expert but we had a free one hour appointment with our builder's interior designer before pre-start last week and what she did was choose the wall…
Colour schemes - so overwhelmed
Pink and yellow... definitely NOT my choice of colours... how does that rate for appetite? LOL
P.S Sorry for getting off topic.
My areas of expertise go beyond importing/exporting and latex manufacture!
Apr 01, 2007 5:09 pm
I forgot to add, yes I was using white, just like you Neil, when I had the issues.
I have not tried another colour (once…
Apr 02, 2007 6:36 pm
Paint prices online
Try EBay….they sell everything!
And thank goodness you’re not looking for colour accuracy.
The man with his own paint store could get upset!
colour suggestions please!
i went with the musk memory combo
its on the south facing walls and the rest are in partita. ive got to go look again in the morning, as we found out partita is nothing…
Thanks so much Michelle. Thats a great idea. I will do that tomorrow!
Colours in my lounge/dining room
Thanks so much for your replies - all very good ideas, Basically they all seem to be along the lines of what I was considering, which makes me feel much…
The below information is one I have strong feelings for, we need to understand the Psychology of Colour to be able to be at one in our homes, office’s and work space. …
Colour is the obvious thing we think about when we talk about ‘mood’ in interior design. However, light is equally important in the way we feel from day to day,…
JUST FOUND THIS LINK
Not to sure about the double glazing, I haven’t seen many homes that use it.
The local pub has it but for sound proofing reasons. Glass is glass, and it will always…
For those who are not aware yet, Dulux have an external rendering effects paint.
I’ve noticed a lot of people rendering their homes. You can pick up a broacher on…
Please help me spunk up my house
I absolutely love your green!!!
It’s very gentle shade and not overwhelming and it’s modern and stylish.
Nice house as well.
Are you sure…
JUST A FAVOUR?
((ps - I know you love your book - but I would not put it on the front page of a interior design web site.
I'd put it inthe "about me" section))
Good idea Steve!!!!!!…
HI every body
Michelle, very interesting topic.
I love going into a big Freedom showroom even for just the whole visual experience. Everything looks great,…
Jul 15, 2007 11:34 pm
Nice links everyone!
I can't wait to fill our huge walls with great art. I will paint some (traditional Chinese brush painting) and I will get my mum to do some - she…
What colour are your ceilings?
Don't use the pure white for your ceilings.
It will show very clear all imperfections as the paint start ageing – any greasy colours, dust, etc. You will need to…
Tips for Painting a New House
Why do you want to use enamel undercoat? You really only need it if you have to seal stains, water leaks and mould. Otherwise use water based undercoat – it’s much…
Very Nice, something a little different, but still suits the room.
FOR THE DIY’ERS
Steve WE are everywhere!!
How was your trip?
Better question…..how is it shaving these days?
Re handy women - Yeah I just haven't…
wow! I had better get a move on then.
Aug 04, 2007 6:31 pm
Sep 05, 2007 5:11 pm
Blinds - All you need to know
Cedar Venetian Blinds are the most thermal efficient blind option on the market, as it is a natural product which enables it to both reflect and absorb UV…
HAVE I FORGOTTEN ANYONE?
We did see the different glass types when we chose, the one we picked was the normal type glass, but the colour didnt seem to pick up too much of the…
I’ve just found the best colour website yet, for those who want to know how colour works and how best you can use it to help you select your colour schemes, have look.…
Buying paint online - FOUND!
It was really cheap so worth a try. I dont know why they dont do exterior paints, but there interiors are great quality.
As for being brave, I was really just looking…
If u r in Melbourne H3n3ley's Wilshire display in Berwick has heaps of brown and green combos.I quite liked it...worth a visit for decorating ideas.
A PROFFESIONAL QUESTION
That’s disappointing mek……it is hard to bounce ourself around from client to client, all having different tastes and styles.
But a good colour…
A customer of mine had spent the last year renovating a $5 mill> mansion in Cottesloe. She has many works of art that she had stored ready to…
Exterior Weatherboard Colours
Kalibra “Hog Bristle” is too light for the exterior, that’s why you are having problems.
The minute the sun hits it, it will wash out to near nothing.
You need a…
Kitchen cupboard colours....
I like white in both satin and glossy finish - though glossy just takes more looking after! (nothing a little diluted cloudy ammonia won't fix)
Colours for a contemporary home
If you’re having a timber front door…(did I read that right?) you have already introduced the timber….I think the aluminium windows will look good, I like a home…
Are all paints safe for babies?
I was going to say depends what colour you want to paint he kids....
Stay away when pregnant and painting. Let someone else do…