Linea Board- can it be stained?
ok, thanks Ed. I did actually find that on the website after I posted this, but it still isn't really clear to a layperson like me. It says more…
Staining Jarrah Window sills
I am putting in Jarrah Window sills into my new House. I've done some samples on off cuts but would like to know which is hard wearing.
Free Dulux Colour Sample Pots Delivered
Like others here, I received mine about 2 weeks ago. I did get an email on 8th March saying delivery would be delayed by around 2-3 weeks because of the overwhelming…
Apr 04, 2013 8:21 pm
fascia colour help
ok, we have moved away from this facade now... I've found a brick we love at a fraction of the cost. Complete change of direction
Shades of White!
Both Dulux/Taubmans whites?
I know what I would be telling my builder........
Get a small chip of the colour you need from the existing bit of wall.
Take to any good paint supplier.
They have scanners that can determine the exact make-up of the…
Mar 11, 2013 7:29 pm
hi if you search for wrexter you will find pictures of white cliffs used internally and it looks nice. Or search for this paint colour and you will find pics.
Benjamin Moore pale smoke colour match?
Oh yeah it's funny isn't it!?! Although every now and then I catch myself staring at it and noticing the depth of colour. Sometimes it can appear white, soft dove grey,…
Ideas to renew a stone wall
Is the stone sealed? If it is and could peel you might need to remove the sealer before covering it with an undercoat and pain. You'd need to investigate a stone…
Help pick render colours
I wouldn't repaint the garage door, I'd leave it the timber look. You need the contrast in colours on the front façade.
Use the Tea House on the panelling over the garage door.
Wall colour to go with Jarrah Floors
we went a little darker. Our floors are more deep brown than jarrah (cork) but we have a lot of jarrah timber in our house as well. We have wattyl brand paints. the…
Brown Window Trim - Painting White?
Thanks for the reply and photos. Actually that looks great even with the brown frames.. I couldn't find any pictures so I just wasn't sure how it would…
When going through our house again yesterday I noticed some of the internal walls seem to be sprayed Gyprock? It feels and sounds like gyprock when I tap it (ie…
Exterior colours - help needed
I'd remove the finials on the roof top and the green bits that make the house (somewhat) federation first.
Feed the lawn, that will make the grass grow, and some…
Render paint colour dilemna
So we tried to move away from greys and painted patches of taubmans smoke haze and dune and I was outvoted on the dune and we painted the house smokehaze. Needless to say…
Jan 26, 2013 6:51 am
Tile trim solutions - help!
My immediate question is: what sort of tiles are they? I'm using real stone tiles in my house, and I don't mind seeing the edges of those at all (12mm thick looks pretty…
Porter Davis external timber doors
Ours isn't a two in one product - no self-respecting painter would use that. You should have a stain, which you would have selected when you chose your other…
Shale Grey colourbond into paint colour
Most of the paint companies do a colour match for all of the colourbond colours. We are having our front render as shale grey, our builder uses taubmens, but I saw the…
Jan 14, 2013 10:24 am
which wattyl white for trims?
Hi all, I prefer to work with Wattyl paints and wonder if anyone can recommend a white which is only a whisker away from untinted Wattyl White A0. I want to keep…
Dulux Hog Bristle Dilemma
Dulux Fair Bianca half would be one solution. Also Resene paints have a fantastic range of neutrals. The Eighth Spanish white could work for you with the Hog Bristle…
Exterior colours dilemma
Your right the colours above are new from Dulux, so no, I haven't used them yet or seen them up.
You may benefit from using Dan.....
Exterior colour scheme
Dune or similar grey/brown colour would suit, it goes well with both paperbark and monument.
Dec 16, 2012 9:24 pm
Feature Wall Help!
How are you going to 'fill' or use that space in the living which you 'fall into' off your entry? It's an odd huge space to walk into -- odd energy…
Help!!! - exterior colour options
Check first for variation costs.
One of the render draw backs is that on the south side of the house, mould can appear especially if you have no eaves or short…
Non Yellowing Paint
You can add a tint of black with oil based enamel, it's suppose to help avoid the yellowing.
I'm planning on using the above for my new build.
More white paint questions
Oh thanks Michelle, I thought the grey pebble was another suggestion to go in the lounge with the wallpaper. I am going to get the sample pots this morning and let you…
Exterior Colour opinions.
Thanks for that, I did have a play around with the visualiser before posting this thread however it was hard to pick an accurate brick colour- and the colours never look…
Photoshop request Exterior Paint
Excellent - please please please post finished pics - I would love to see how it turns out as we are looking to do a similar colour for our house.