jolesHELP ! To paint cedar windows or not?? NEED ADVICE
20 November 2009
If your house is Victorian in style, I'd paint them I think. Perhaps you could paint he ones on the facade so they tie in with the style, but not paint the others that are…
MichelleExterior paint on Victoria terrace - please help!
14 December 2009
Any colour questions needing to get answers - need to go into my forum. I get to busy to look around the rest of the forum, so if they are not in my forum you miss…
rosypaigeWattyl English Castle - Did anyone actually use it?
17 December 2009
I remember a few people were going to get sample pots of English Castle. Did anyone use it and if so can you post a photo please. I am still in two (three, four…
to_do_listRestoring/Repainting Pressed Metal Cielings
22 December 2009
Some leads... http://www.heritageceilings.com.au/pain ... urself.htm http://www.finishing.com/60/28.shtml Main issue appears to be removing the paint...low pressure is…
InspiredJarrah bush poles - what to paint/vanish/stain them with?
28 December 2009
Hi Everyone I'm hoping someone might be able to help me - we are currently building and have just had our bushpoles put in (they are Jarrah) And am wondering what do we…
JazzieAny suggestions for external paint - federation style home?
26 January 2010
Hi Nat I live in Williamstown - rebuilding most of our home I'm not sure of the trim for the Hogs Bristle yet - thinking about a 'nearly' white colour as I would…
HammerheadWhat colour goes well with Antique White USA walls?
2 February 2010
We have done Antique White walls, & will prob do same but 1/2 tint for skirtings & architraves.
mrssnowdenOpinion needed. Is this "hot" or "over the top"?
7 February 2010
PP mentioned they'd seen similar in Brescia furniture. If that's you're style then go for it. For people who love Brescia furniture then it may be hot. To me it's just…
Vundaful!How would you know what render colour to use? NEED HELP!
11 February 2010
My pleasure! Glad we could help, and good choice on those colours. First time builders helping first time builders One more thing sorted hey!
poetic_slaveStackstone or render...need your opinion on our portico pls
12 February 2010
Thanks all, based on your recommendations we've decided to go with the render using Colourbond Woodland Grey for the portico and Solvers Lundy Grey for our main render up…
CarolineJWebsite for childrens prints/artwork
12 February 2010
I used someone I found on Ebay, and she did a custom painting for my daughter's room to match her bedlinen. It was an awesome job, and I was thrilled with the price. PM…
Ms BuilderDulux Gray - Taupe exterior weaterboard colour suggestions
12 March 2010
Dont know if anything has been picked yet b ut we had a last minute change of mind and went with Dulux Malay Grey... I think the grey has had two coats, but it may have…
lisanneQ. How do you make your tea taste better?
31 March 2010
At work I have loose leaf green tea (sencha) with a hint of peppermint in it - very nice! I've got really nice glass tea cup which has it's own internal strainer type…
karry327Facade help please! (sorry, another one!)
1 April 2010
I tend to prefer the guttering and fascia's to be different colours. So I'd match the fascia's to the windows. It tends to tie all the colours in nicely from what I've…
penny73Need a rug for under my dining room table. PICS
2 April 2010
Thanks everyone In the end I wanted a square rug which was nigh on impossible to find. I went and found a good quality plush remainder piece in a non - offensive beige…