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Michelle
Michelle
27 July 2014

Tile Paint - anyone used it??

Tile Paint - anyone used it??

My pleasure. Remember these are quick fixes...if you want a really smick bathroom or kitchen you need to replace the tiles. Have fun!! :)

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Michelle
Jul 27, 2014 8:04 am
Michelle

Its very similar to my Dulux Mt Eden :D My bedroom and dining - way to go for giving such a deep colour a go in your home!!…

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Michelle
Jul 25, 2014 9:17 pm
Michelle
TomCat
TomCat
19 July 2014

Wattyl Magnesium pics PLEASE :)

Wattyl Magnesium pics PLEASE :)

I have it in the back half of my house -- back hall, bathroom, laundry, toilet. I really like it. It's too hard to take photos as they're small spaces

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TomCat
Jul 19, 2014 11:09 pm
TomCat
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
13 July 2014

feature wall colour

feature wall colour

My house is being painted in my absence (overseas) and it seems the lounge/TV room and the big "family" room will now be switching…

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Saint Mike
Jul 13, 2014 11:04 am
Saint Mike
nofire
nofire
10 July 2014

Solver paint equivalent of Dulux White Duck

Solver paint equivalent of Dulux White Duck

Thanks for the tip! I'll take the info with me and see what they can do :)

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nofire
Jul 10, 2014 10:26 am
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jerkywez
Jul 01, 2014 1:26 pm
Bubblegum77
Bubblegum77
25 June 2014

Colour Suggestions - render colours to match Windspray

Colour Suggestions - render colours to match Windspray

There are three hip roofs including the new carport and these will be very dominant from street level.

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Bubblegum77
Jun 25, 2014 10:28 pm
Michelle
Michelle
17 June 2014

Render, Windows & Gutter colours

Render, Windows & Gutter colours

Good luck with it all, have fun. Yes, would love to see photos when your done. :D

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Michelle
Jun 17, 2014 6:26 am
Michelle
Mellymoo
Mellymoo
30 May 2014

Taubmans Windy Beach

Taubmans Windy Beach

Thanks I went with the windy beach but I'm not 100 % happy. I wish I went with Frosted Ice. I do see the green in it. It's in my kitchen with white ceiling, white…

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Mellymoo
May 30, 2014 10:26 pm
paintmarket
paintmarket
30 May 2014

Which exterior garage and feature wall colour?

Which exterior garage and feature wall colour?

Option 2, if the roof has a blue undertone, woodland grey if anything has a Green Undertone. Basalt would carry the Blue

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paintmarket
May 30, 2014 2:41 pm
paintmarket
paintmarket
paintmarket
29 May 2014

Light render suggestions - maybe grand piano.

Light render suggestions - maybe grand piano.

the coverage of these colours are very poor. Even Dulux themselves released a letter in regards to these colours. They tend to look light as well outside which is fine…

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paintmarket
May 29, 2014 3:35 pm
paintmarket
Scott2233
Scott2233
23 May 2014

world map mural in living room

world map mural in living room

Hi Grumblebum That is amazing you can…

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Scott2233
May 23, 2014 9:22 am
paintmarket
paintmarket
19 May 2014

Colorbond wall cladding colour options

Colorbond wall cladding colour options

Woodland Grey is quiet dark, I have always liked C/B Night Sky (Black) as a rood option, fits well with it. Unless you want to change it up a little and go for a lighter colour?

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paintmarket
May 19, 2014 1:47 pm
paintmarket
paintmarket
paintmarket
19 May 2014

What color to paint fascia ?

What color to paint fascia ?

You have a few options here that i would suggest. To match you fence you could choose Brunswick Green to tie it in. Popular Options - Keep it the same as you roof c/b…

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paintmarket
May 19, 2014 12:03 pm
paintmarket
building-expert
building-expert
19 May 2014

new plaster walls - how many coats of undercoat needed?

new plaster walls - how many coats of undercoat needed?

You can buy sealer/undercoat and have it tinted same as your finish coat then just go over with a final coat. Two coat finish well applied and with quality paint can give…

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building-expert
May 19, 2014 12:02 pm
building-expert
yokumoku
yokumoku
10 May 2014

Painting Hardie's "Sycon" Cladding

Painting Hardie's "Sycon" Cladding

Any review on Duragroove vs brick veneer would be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance.

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yokumoku
May 10, 2014 7:06 pm
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
26 April 2014

Which of these 2 front doors look better?

Which of these 2 front doors look better?

I think I prefer the 2nd. But either look good imo.

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Saint Mike
Apr 26, 2014 7:56 am
Saint Mike
vicshaz
vicshaz
23 April 2014

black butt staircase

black butt staircase

We are currently building, and about to install our staircase. We plan to use black butt timber, to match our engineered black butt flooring, however our builder is…

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vicshaz
Apr 23, 2014 8:12 pm
ashilleong
ashilleong
15 April 2014

Thoughts on window coverings.

Thoughts on window coverings.

Definately consider the interior of your room first! Timber shouldn't be a problem, probably a lighter colour due to your other wood. It doesn't have to be matchy-matchy though.

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ashilleong
Apr 15, 2014 12:48 pm
ashilleong
jerkywez
jerkywez
7 April 2014

Which front door looks better?

Which front door looks better?

Thanks guys i added a new post which includes a poll.

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jerkywez
Apr 07, 2014 10:14 pm
TLC
TLC
3 April 2014

Boral Horizon brick range

Boral Horizon brick range

Hi Whzzz28, I have addresses that Boral have provided me for Graphite in NSW ( Newcastle) Is this any help? I can inbox them to you...

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TLC
Apr 03, 2014 10:36 am
joey1434
joey1434
2 April 2014

Having trouble with driveway colour :/

Having trouble with driveway colour :/

Thanks Grey Man. Do you think Bluestone would be too dark? I have Ben googling and just can't seem to find anything similar.

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joey1434
Apr 02, 2014 5:50 am
chopstix
chopstix
1 April 2014

white white and white can't decide

white white and white can't decide

Vanilla quake is lovely in 1/2 or 1/4 strength, I went through a load of sample pots and finally settled on this

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chopstix
Apr 01, 2014 9:51 pm
chopstix
Michelle
Michelle
28 March 2014

What colour is the facade

What colour is the facade

Flick through the photos again tradeup, you'll see the back looks different to the front in colour. I wish they didn't take afternoon photos, its hard to get the colour…

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Michelle
Mar 28, 2014 5:29 pm
Michelle
Jake12
Jake12
24 March 2014

Finishes

Finishes

Neither finish is ‘better’ just a different style when a particular finish may be desired. If your building brick veneer you will need to use better quality and…

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Jake12
Mar 24, 2014 11:50 am
trixee
trixee
14 March 2014

Laminate options

Laminate options

Thanks Tina, good to know!

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trixee
Mar 14, 2014 11:11 am
trixee
KB_PETERS
KB_PETERS
10 March 2014

Our facade colours - which do you like or any new ideas?

Our facade colours - which do you like or any new ideas?

Hello Delatite 13, the picture above this post I saved some time ago on google and have used this house façade as an example of how I would like our house to be built,…

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KB_PETERS
Mar 10, 2014 9:44 am
Michelle
Michelle
3 March 2014

Painting kitchen cabinets?

Painting kitchen cabinets?

I was thinking of painting my oak kitchen cabinets white. How do I prepare the wood to be painted? Can I lightly sand them or does the old…

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Michelle
Mar 03, 2014 8:20 pm
Michelle
jenathome
jenathome
24 February 2014

Help with feature tile placement ( pics included)

Help with feature tile placement ( pics included)

Hi Raemit, I think you have picked the exact right walls for your feature tiles. It is usually good practice to have them in an area that can be clearly defined e.g. the…

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jenathome
Feb 24, 2014 9:20 pm
jenathome
Julise
Julise
13 February 2014

B&D Panelift garage door Tmbercoat Rosewwod Any pics?

B&D Panelift garage door Tmbercoat Rosewwod Any pics?

Hi Unfortunately we don't have a B&D supplier nearby or any Timbercoat doors to look at in our area. Has anyone used a Timbercoat Rosewood garage door that would be…

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Julise
Feb 13, 2014 2:41 pm
Michelle
Michelle
30 January 2014

knockdown rebuild mercer q1

knockdown rebuild mercer q1

I look forward to watching your new build.....shame about the old girl. One of my favourite styles is a Bungalow :( :D

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Michelle
Jan 30, 2014 6:42 pm
Michelle

I think I posted this in the wrong section before so I've reposted it here in finishing touch. I want to accent paint a wall with a cupboard door on it. When you walk in…

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MadeInChina
Jan 26, 2014 7:59 am
Retrobyte
Retrobyte
21 January 2014

Painting - roller or spray gun?

Painting - roller or spray gun?

Has anyone tried easipaint?. Saw him at one of the home expos and bought myself a kit.. looks pretty easy to use and they claim it takes half…

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Retrobyte
Jan 21, 2014 1:46 pm
KGsGirl
KGsGirl
19 January 2014

Exterior Colour opinions please

Exterior Colour opinions please

I like the last one the best too. I like the grey in the second one too but I'm not sure if the combination of wood and grey works for me. I'm not great on suggestions…

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KGsGirl
Jan 19, 2014 3:32 pm
KGsGirl
AmyMumma23
AmyMumma23
10 January 2014

natural white

natural white

My kitchen also in natural white (silk finish) not creamy.

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AmyMumma23
Jan 10, 2014 4:46 pm
Treeseachanger
Treeseachanger
5 January 2014

Interior design Rust tips please

Interior design Rust tips please

Yes, I'd be interested to find out the names of other ones out there. Guess I will make search engine my friend...

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Treeseachanger
Jan 05, 2014 6:07 pm
tizz007
tizz007
2 January 2014

dulux sealer binder

dulux sealer binder

so im going to seal my walls this weekend, the walls are white set and were done aprox 3 months ago, my question is do i sand a fill the imperfections in the wall first or…

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tizz007
Jan 02, 2014 9:12 pm
Julise
Julise
30 December 2013

Exterior Render Colours Haymes to go with Surfmist Roof

Exterior Render Colours Haymes to go with Surfmist Roof

Hi Bouquet25 Still haven't decided on external colours, going to see a Haymes paint consultant when carpet samples available to choose internal wall paint and am hoping…

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Julise
Dec 30, 2013 7:37 pm
Teaswizzler
Teaswizzler
25 December 2013

Help me pick a bathroom colour scheme!

Help me pick a bathroom colour scheme!

I'm no colour expert but do love the white schemes, except for the floor. Having lived in numerous houses due to my husband's profession, my abiding lesson is that white…

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Teaswizzler
Dec 25, 2013 8:25 pm
Teaswizzler
FionaT
FionaT
22 December 2013

Roof Gutter Facia and Roller Door Colours

Roof Gutter Facia and Roller Door Colours

We've got r4 batts. Just included in our house price.

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FionaT
Dec 22, 2013 7:01 pm
noons
noons
19 December 2013

Dulux Sealer Binder Bubbling..!?!? HELP PLEASE!

Dulux Sealer Binder Bubbling..!?!? HELP PLEASE!

jaymak did you find out what the problem was?? I'll be putting this sealer on my walls this Saturday.

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noons
Dec 19, 2013 4:26 pm
WesternFront
WesternFront
2 December 2013

Painting an old (damaged) weatherboard

Painting an old (damaged) weatherboard

I have a few questions about painting an old weatherboard home. Some of our weatherboards were extremely damaged and we had them replaced. There are still lots that have…

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WesternFront
Dec 02, 2013 9:25 am
lina101280
lina101280
28 November 2013

I want to paint my kitchen cupboards

I want to paint my kitchen cupboards

Hi Mishb! We are building a new house and we are thinking of painting the kitchen cupboards taubmans burlap beige as well as yours but I can't imagine the colour in real.…

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lina101280
Nov 28, 2013 1:10 pm
lina101280
lina101280
25 November 2013

Wall colour from Taubmans Range

Wall colour from Taubmans Range

Hi! Is the Martini more grey or more brown?

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lina101280
Nov 25, 2013 5:24 pm
d@n
d@n
19 November 2013

Fix my Facade... pleeeease...

Fix my Facade... pleeeease...

It sounds like you need to find out what you like in terms of combinations. Brick + render + cladding + stone etc. That's part of the design process. Then comes colours…

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d@n
Nov 19, 2013 7:29 am
Jax84
Jax84
16 November 2013

Front facade help - timber cladding, tiles etc

Front facade help - timber cladding, tiles etc

Drove past your place today & seen the woodland grey looks fantastic! Really changed the looks of the house wise choice looks fantastic you must be really pleased with his…

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Jax84
Nov 16, 2013 12:01 am
MrsT12
MrsT12
1 November 2013

Northern melb suburbs - curtains?

Northern melb suburbs - curtains?

Hi all, After recommendations on curtain places (or who to stay away from!) in northern melb suburbs? After supply and install at a good price. Thanks!

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MrsT12
Nov 01, 2013 11:40 am
MrsT12
raemit
raemit
27 October 2013

External facade colours

External facade colours

Thanks d@n, I posted a while back asking the same question, we are a still going and wanted some more opinions. Thanks for the suggestions off to look at the colurs now.

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raemit
Oct 27, 2013 11:05 am

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