I’ve just found the best colour website yet, for those who want to know how colour works and how best you can use it to help you select your colour schemes, have look.…
Buying paint online - FOUND!
It was really cheap so worth a try. I dont know why they dont do exterior paints, but there interiors are great quality.
As for being brave, I was really just looking…
If u r in Melbourne H3n3ley's Wilshire display in Berwick has heaps of brown and green combos.I quite liked it...worth a visit for decorating ideas.
A PROFFESIONAL QUESTION
That’s disappointing mek……it is hard to bounce ourself around from client to client, all having different tastes and styles.
But a good colour…
A customer of mine had spent the last year renovating a $5 mill> mansion in Cottesloe. She has many works of art that she had stored ready to…
Exterior Weatherboard Colours
Kalibra “Hog Bristle” is too light for the exterior, that’s why you are having problems.
The minute the sun hits it, it will wash out to near nothing.
You need a…
Kitchen cupboard colours....
I like white in both satin and glossy finish - though glossy just takes more looking after! (nothing a little diluted cloudy ammonia won't fix)
Colours for a contemporary home
If you’re having a timber front door…(did I read that right?) you have already introduced the timber….I think the aluminium windows will look good, I like a home…
Are all paints safe for babies?
I was going to say depends what colour you want to paint he kids....
Stay away when pregnant and painting. Let someone else do…
I've seen kitchen tiles being painted on tv but is it as easy as it looks? Does it turn out glossy or matte? And do they look like they've been…
Jan 30, 2008 6:07 pm
Colours - how did we go?
Thankyou for taking the time to look at this for us. Going back to work this week has meant less time surfing the net for house…
Do you know Emi…..you have nearly been a member of the forum for a year!!!!
You are slightly behind on postings……………. But a valuable member!!!
dulux pale tendril
The colour looks nice….very fresh.
Have fun….looks like a big job , but good the house is empty!
Advice on colours appreciated!
Mrs B…let’s say whisper white has a drop of back in it.
Then they would add 2 drops instead of the 1, to make it darker.
Feb 21, 2008 10:08 am
wallpaper...yes or no??
I'm not a huge wallpaper fan but there have definitely been improvements since the bad old days of the 70's.
I remember a story my mother told me about some wallpaper…
Mar 31, 2008 1:09 pm
Apr 03, 2008 9:44 am
Painting over Suede effects....
Thanks for that....I had meant low sheen....flat paint + kids = and much pulling of hair (mine not the kids ! ! !)
Once we are in we…
Back again with more paint questions.......
I have found out that the previous owners used dulux super enamel semi-gloss on the inside doors,…
Removing Bratz Applique from wall
a feature wall and some artwork sounds far easier to change.
good luck with whatever you finally decide on.
haven't broken the news to the kids yet that hubby wants…
Painting the internal doors
Ok….if you want to take them off the hinges, good, probably the best way to do it.
But you can do it while they are upright…up to you. I would do the upright!
May 15, 2008 8:14 pm
I've used them lots and always been happy with them.
They do have different grades of paint, so just like oil, "Paints aren;t paints" Sol
Buy the best of their…
When to paint?
Ok I'm trying to decide when to paint our double brick and white set plaster house. I was hoping to do most of it- living areas, hallways- before we move in, and I could…
Hi vpande, thanks for that. But, I have seen the New york ones...and I don't think they look anything like the ones I am after …
Help with front render colours
Thank you so much for your kind advice.
Will find out how it will turn out next year when they start building.
Help - which white?
I follow the link of the user Michelle. I found it very nice. SO Designing the perfect space for every individual can be challenging and…
Painting over feature walls
Thanks Mrs B,
Yes, good to start fresh. I just have to organise the curtains now, the bedrooms ones have been ordered, due very soon. Once this is done it will…
Jun 22, 2008 5:39 pm
You sold me with the picture! Although I think it will be cheap bookcases and melamine chest of drawers at the moment!
I'm sticking with…
Jun 30, 2008 7:54 pm
Render/Bagging Brick Advice + Painting
On the painting, you probably used a roller with a thick rough nap. Longer naps will usually give a more rough finish and short ones smooth.
There are a lot of…
How to get the correct suede look
cows foot is exactly how I did our curent home theatre toom and well conversed with it, I wanted adifferent look next time, so guess it must be the sponge effect…
Retreat in Master Suite..
When we were designing our home DH practically begged me to have a separate make up area to store all my girly stuff. He had the builder put two powerpoints in my side…
I love the wild fig ... gorgeous.
No wonder DH wants to mount his rear speakers mid height ... perfect stubby holders .
That man ! And he thought I wouldn't work…
I think everyone seems to be overlooking the fact that every photo posted here of "walk in robes" are of rooms bigger than half a house!
Aug 11, 2008 8:02 pm