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Blue in Interior Design: The World’s Favourite Colour

Did you know that the most popular ‘favourite colour’ around the globe is blue? Whether it’s the colour of the sky on a hot summer’s day, the Pacific Ocean stretching out over the horizon, or the crystal-clear blue of someone’s eyes, blue is just about everywhere. Blue in Interior Design How can you incorporate blue…

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3 Rooms Perfect for Chalkboard Paint

You’ve probably heard of chalkboard paint before – it has become quite popular over the last few years. Put simply, chalkboard paint is a black matte paint that transforms any surface into a chalkboard that you can draw or write on with chalk. Pretty neat, huh? Here are three rooms we think are perfect for…

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How to Remove Paint Stains from Carpet

Interior painting can be a messy business. There’s nothing more frustrating than admiring a fresh paint job only to spot a paint stain on the carpet. The good news is there are a few tricks you can use to remove paint stains from carpet, regardless of whether you have used water, latex or oil-based paint.…

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3 Tricks to Make a Room Look Bigger

Do you have a small room in your home that looks and feels too cramped for comfort? The good news is, there are a few tricks you can try out to make a room look bigger than it actually is. These tips work regardless of whether it’s your bedroom, bathroom, living room, or kitchen that’s…

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3 On-Trend Interior Paint Colours for 2017

A New Year means new trends for interior paint colours. Let’s have a look at three colours expected to be popular this year. Interior Paint Colours for 2017: Hazelnut Neutrals are always a safe bet, and Hazelnut has been picked by colour experts as the neutral of the year. Pantone Colour Institute’s Director says that…

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Interior House Painting: How Long Does it Take to Paint a House?

If you’re making plans to do some interior house painting, you’re probably wondering how long it will take. The answer is: it varies. There are many factors to consider that will impact the time it takes to prepare, paint, and dry your interior. How Long Does Interior Painting Take On Average To properly paint a…

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5 Reasons You Should Paint Before Moving In

If you’re moving into a new house and looking to give the interior a refresh, you’re probably wondering whether to paint before or after moving in. We always suggest you should paint before moving in. Here are the top five reasons why. 1. It’s Easier Paint before moving in because it’s just so much easier.…

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10 Paint Preparation Tips from Professional Painters

As professional painters, we know that preparing your interior for painting is essential – proper preparation leads to perfect results. Here are ten paint preparation tips to help you get started. 1. Clear Your Space You’ll find it pretty tricky to paint around furniture, paintings, and curtains. Move as much furniture and décor out of…

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Painting in Hot Weather

Here in Queensland, we’re no strangers to sweltering heat. If you’re thinking of having your home painted this summer, you’ll need to read up on the ins and outs painting in hot weather. How Does Heat Affect Paint? As a general rule, the warmer the weather, the faster the paint will dry. Have a read…

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3 Essential House Painting Tips

House painting is no easy task. If you’ve never painted an interior or exterior before, you’re sure to make a few mistakes along the way. Hopefully, these three essential house painting tips will help you with your DIY paint job. Let’s get started! Tip 1: Mix Together Multiple Cans of Paint Did you know paint…

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