What colour are your ceilings?
Don't use the pure white for your ceilings.
It will show very clear all imperfections as the paint start ageing – any greasy colours, dust, etc. You will need to…
Tips for Painting a New House
Why do you want to use enamel undercoat? You really only need it if you have to seal stains, water leaks and mould. Otherwise use water based undercoat – it’s much…
Very Nice, something a little different, but still suits the room.
FOR THE DIY’ERS
Steve WE are everywhere!!
How was your trip?
Better question…..how is it shaving these days?
Re handy women - Yeah I just haven't…
wow! I had better get a move on then.
Aug 04, 2007 5:31 pm
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Blinds - All you need to know
Cedar Venetian Blinds are the most thermal efficient blind option on the market, as it is a natural product which enables it to both reflect and absorb UV…
HAVE I FORGOTTEN ANYONE?
We did see the different glass types when we chose, the one we picked was the normal type glass, but the colour didnt seem to pick up too much of the…
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
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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…