bumpy paint finish? some advice please
However the paint is applied you will see the effect of the tool you're using to apply it.
i.e brushs have stroke marks, rollers have texture marks etc.
Welcome to H1!
To start I would suggest painting both colours onto a board/canvas so you can see what the colours look like under light in your house. Also make…
Another Online Home Decor Spot
Bumping this as I've found an American website that delivers to Oz :
Don't you love this variation of the shade/chandelier combo…
Paint to go with Jarrah floor.
Hi all Just wonder if i could have some help with a wall colour for my new house. The kitchen will have a black benchtop, gloss white/cream cupboards (armico cream flush)…
Solver Flintstone and Solver Pewter.
yeh we have already done our prestart and locked these colours in. they are both from the same colour slide.. so we are safe in them being same tone.
this is what the…
Jul 27, 2010 8:25 pm
You should be able to get one custom made. We've had blinds made for very narrow bathroom windows in the past.
Forget the off-the-shelf ones and try some local businesses?
Thanks Danma...it's always comforting to know that they care about their customers. I think after sales service is just as important. We have been dealing with their…
Exterior paint scheme for old clad home
I’d say the tank is C/Bond….its pretty much the same colour as the paint work so all paint work must be C/B Deep Ridge. Its easy to paint over.
Have a think about…
Wardrobes from IKEA - Can I cut them
Tip: Buy extra shelves and odds and ends for the project in the color that you are using to make up bridging pieces and brackets ets. IKEA will always take back any…
Thanks frosty. I'll have a look at that one.
And I think I'll go back to the old Photoshop. This new one is giving me the irrits.
Have also posted this in the Building a New House Forum.. any render\colour experts out there??
Our house if progressing and we are happy with how all the external…
Master Bedroom Colour Scheme
I would keep the curtains as close to the wall colour (that they are hanging on) as possible. I don't like too much contrast when it comes to window dressings though.
Taubmans white smoke
Taubmans white smoke is also bristle white smoke which we have chosen for our home for walls, skirts and ceiling. Very happy with our chioce as i think it goes well with…
Thought on exterior colour scheme??
I think the old stone wall would look fabulous with the natural white. A strong contrast and very sophisticated colours.
How do they match up with the colourbond…
Have a look at the wallpaper thread in Michelles forum, there's a few sources there.
I thought I'd move this thread to the Windows and Doors forum as you might get a bit more of a response here!
I have had my plantations for about 3…
Here is a picture of Romans split in 2 (in fact I think during winter one side has been down most of the time due to heat loss when up) they are set…
Sep 21, 2010 1:51 pm
Help! Struggling with facade colors!
have you checked out Taubman's Silkworm?? Thats the color I am going for which has kinda lightish greyish finish..guess will look good…
yes, you're right but I have to admit that I'm pretty concerned about cutting the canvas
Help on Exterior Colour Scheme
Has anyone used the following combination:
Render: Shale Grey (even thinking about windspray)
Some other colours that were thrown to me today…
1. do we need to wash the walls first given the house is only 8 years old? If so, should we use sugar soap or cloudy ammonia?
2. what order should we paint in? i.e.…
Painting a timber door
not sure about your product, but primer/sealer doesnt necessaraly have a 'build' you may have to also use a dedicated undercoat.
however you said you wanted a 'schmick'…
Enamel Paint Question
hey there beckandbubs, i would have to say your problem sounds more like the enamel yellowing to me. I have seen some white enamels yellow badly in as little as 3 months,…
Oct 03, 2010 10:27 pm
2 pac or high gloss internal doors?
After about 10 phone calls I found someone to 2pac for $200 a door. The builder said ok, so they picked them up and guess what, the builder will cover the cost and he said…
Bay Window Curtain Double Rods or Rails
We have a bay window and we got a curtain rail custom made, was not that dear.
We got ours made by Barratts Blinds but I think they are only a local company - they have…
Oct 11, 2010 9:22 pm
Exterior colours... suggestions please!
Start with the colorbond colours and if you don't like any of those then you've got thousands to choose from in Dulux, Taubmans etc. This is where it helps to know what…
Colour appointment for dummies?
I spoke to the colour consultant yesterday and she said I don't need to see tile/carpet info before our meeting cos we'll be fine just to pick…
Oct 17, 2010 8:47 am