Painters! Staining advice please
Thank you that's great advice I'm going to try and speak them tomorrow than if necessary ill call wattyl. They seem like really nice blokes so I'm sure they'll tell me…
Powdercoat colour match
Did enquire, and there was a minimum order of powder (something like 80kg, at hefty cost!). For the record, dulux powderkote pottery was the closest likeness. In the…
Nov 04, 2011 9:00 am
Exterior colour help
Try Bristol "Mortar" I have just had it painted and have Dune fascias with surfmist gutters and roof.
It throws both grey and brown…
Well if you have not lived in a house with it you would not know. I have and I hate it. It feels chalky to run your hands over..
It not the ceilings I tried to wash but the walls.
Hog Bristile to yellow
We don't have any chocolate flooring but we've done our place in White Duck and are very happy with it. Our floors should hopefully be done by the end of the week coming…
Light warm beige?
Maybe take a look at Dulux "Buff It". We have it half strength throughout, but if I could do it over I'd go full strength as it's too light in large areas. Quite a neutral…
Jasper or Paperbark?
Have you tried the Colorbond website colour selection pages? Just pick a house that looks your style.
I think Jasper is a bit darker than mid…
Paint chipping really easy?
Not sure about the tiny hairline cracks, but its not so uncommon with set plaster work....so many variables that can cause these cracks. No big deal to…
Upgrade to Dulux wash & wear?
That sounds allot, give the painter the extra money to buy the Dulux wash and wear. You will be able to see what paint he has purchased when you visit the site, on the…
Oct 08, 2011 12:47 pm
Oct 02, 2011 1:33 pm
PLEASE HELP WITH MY COLOUR SCHEME!!
Dulux Natural White is a light colour that is much warmer than Lime White or Vivid White. I imagine it would look great with creamy coloured marbles. Dulux China White is…
Exterior Paint Advice - Extension
I’d really like to see a photo before I make a comment, you can email me a couple if you like and I’ll post them in your thread.
Let me know who you are when you send…
Sep 27, 2011 8:06 pm
Sep 23, 2011 10:40 pm
Kid Leather Paint Colour- Please Help
We just spent 11 months in the rental living with Kid Leather walls, doors, architraves and skirtings. It was amazing how the colour changed throughout the day -…
gravel is too dark... might stick with Windspray or Weekender which is more grey looking i think?
Recommend me a Painter! Melb NE
Thanks www, but we found one that we're really happy with - entire house done in about 6 days, great quality, bit more $$ than others, but well worth it!
Sep 11, 2011 11:46 pm
Render colour help, please!
We have Jasper windows and sliding doors. Really happy with this choice. The front windows are timber to match front door and garage door.
We have a Dune colourbond roof…
Mystery solved. That would explain why they didnt look Woodland Grey.
Will go and have another look.
I was going to email the owner but after reading they…
Sep 03, 2011 10:15 pm
Painting Sash windows
Hey Im after some advice on how to paint sash windows. They are pretty old and have a few coats of paint on them, I plan to strip that back and…
127mm vs. 89mm Verticals
(and now I have a chance to ask for some 'extras' ... maybe you can take large photos ?? and some with that nice metal chain??
Nah, that's all!…
Aug 30, 2011 9:52 pm
What does kinkos charge for canvas art prints? Kinko's offers canvas art prints and watercolor art prints in sizes 16x20 or 18x24. Does anyone know what they charge in…
Thanks guys. So is it more thirsty (absorbs more paint) than normal wall plaster?
I have no clue if I can still paint a wall with a primer/sealer that's meant for ceilings.
Wall decals - anyone have any tips?
I have one set which is reusable so can come off and on without any problems. The one I bought for Little Miss' "big girl" room isnt reusable so Im hoping I dont stuff it…
terracoter colour tile roof aaaahhh
Are you sure there wasn't a covenant in the suburb choosing those colours? Eg Joles had to pick a Terracotta roof colour from memory by her developer in Wallan.
Aug 07, 2011 9:22 am
Our First BLUE EGG!!
one of the ladies I worked with had chooks who laid blue eggs. Never did find out why.
Not as stunning as where you live, we love Mornington, we go there nearly every Xmas as my inlaws…