Getting Started

  1. How to Fill Small Dents, Chips or Cracks in Your Wall Before Painting

    How to Fill Small Dents, Chips or Cracks in Your Wall Before Painting

    A flawless finish starts with a smooth surface. Before you begin painting your walls, it’s worthwhile filling in any small dents, chips or hairline cracks with a quality filler.

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  2. What do you need to think about when preparing for a painting project?

    What do you need to think about when preparing for a painting project?

    Josh is the Assistant Manager in our Stockbridge showroom, and a resident expert on ensuring you get the perfect finish for your project.  We asked Josh for some tips on about preparing for your project.

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  3. choosing and sampling

    Choosing and sampling paint colours

    Choosing the right colour can be a nervewracking process. Have you ever narrowed down your choice in-store, brought a few sample pots home to dab some paint on the walls, only to realise that the shades look nothing like you thought they would on your walls?

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  4. paint and wallpaper

    PAINT VS WALLPAPER – WHICH SHOULD I CHOOSE?

    The single most effective thing you can do to transform the look of a room is to change the colour on your walls. Aside from choosing colour, one of the biggest decorating decisions to make is whether you use paint or wallpaper to create the look.

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  5. THE COLOUR WHEEL – A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING AND DEFINING COLOUR

    THE COLOUR WHEEL – A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING AND DEFINING COLOUR

    Many professionals work with colour and design on a daily basis. As well as having natural creative flair for these jobs, they have also studied colour theory and understand the base rules for creating different moods using colour. If you would like to give your space a new look but aren’t sure where to start, understanding the basics of colour theory can give you a great background and help you to choose your approach to a colour scheme.

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  6. WHAT TYPE OF PAINT SHOULD I USE?

    WHAT TYPE OF PAINT SHOULD I USE?

    So you’ve decided to redecorate. You have a colour scheme in mind, but do you know your eggshell from your chalky matt and your metallic from your gloss?

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  7. how much paint do i need

    HOW MUCH PAINT DO I NEED FOR MY PROJECT?

     You’ve put together a mood board to transform your living room. You’ve picked the perfect colour for the walls and a coordinating colour for the woodwork. But how do you know how much paint you will need?

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