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HOW TO APPLY ARTISAN COPPER AND COPPER PATINA

Create the look of rich copper with Copper Effect. Find out how to apply Copper and Copper Patina 

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  1. copper effect

    HOW TO APPLY ARTISAN COPPER AND COPPER PATINA

    Create the look of rich copper with Copper Effect. Find out how to apply Copper and Copper Patina 

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  2. HOW TO APPLY ARTISAN RUST EFFECT

    HOW TO APPLY ARTISAN RUST EFFECT

    Create an industrial look with the Rust Effect system. Perfect for feature walls, garden ornaments and home accessories

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  3. 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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  4. How to Apply Artisan Metallic Effect Spray Paint

    How to Apply Artisan Metallic Effect Spray Paint

    Craig & Rose Artisan Metallic Effect spay paint brightens any space with its shimmering effect. Use a variety of colours to achieve a bold look or be selective to compliment any colour scheme.

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  5. How to Put the Personal into your Wedding Decor

    How to Put the Personal into your Wedding Decor

    We all appreciate how expensive weddings can be and every little bit helps, right?! DIY weddings really are the way forward and have so many benefits beyond saving those pennies.

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  6. How to Apply Magnetic Chalkboard Spray Paint

    How to Apply Magnetic Chalkboard Spray Paint

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  7. Fun Summer DIY Projects

    Fun Summer DIY Projects

    Celebrate the best of the season and take advantage of the warm weather by adding some fun upgrades to your home with these easy Craig & Rose DIY projects that you can easily do outside and will add some ‘wow’ to your weekend activities.

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  8. concrete effect

    How to Create a Statement in any Room Using Artisan Concrete Effect Paint

    Find out how to apply the modern Concrete Effect paint from our Artisan Collection to create a feature wall in any room.

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  9. How to Create a Unique Marble Effect Serving Tray

    How to Create a Unique Marble Effect Serving Tray

    Our Craig & Rose Artisan Marble Effect paint gives you an elegant black or white marble look. This eye catching effect can easily be applied to give new life to items throughout the home.

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  10. 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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  11. Gloss paint - what is it and where do I use it

    What is gloss paint and where do I use it?

    Gloss paint has been used traditionally as the ‘go to’ paint for woodwork, doors and trims. But what is the difference between gloss paint and eggshell or satin? And what surfaces can gloss be used on? 

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  12. Using a wax

    When do I need to use a protective topcoat like varnish or wax?

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  13. 1829 undercoat

    WHEN DO I NEED TO USE AN UNDERCOAT OR PRIMER WHEN PAINTING?

    People often confuse undercoats and primers, however they usually serve two quite different functions. Find out when to use a primer or an undercoat when painting. 

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  14. stone effect

    HOW TO APPLY ARTISAN STONE EFFECT

    Create the natural look and texture of stone by using Stone Effect on interior walls and architectural features. Find out how to apply Stone Effect

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  15. How to apply pearl effect

    HOW TO APPLY ARTISAN PEARL EFFECT

    Pearl effect paint is ideal for interior feature walls such as hallways, bedrooms and living areas. Find out how to apply Pearl Effect paint

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