5 Things to Consider Before Renovating

Thinking of renovating your home? How exciting! Under the right circumstances, renovations are a rewarding, worthwhile endeavour. Here are five things to consider before renovating, to ensure your renovations are a success, not a nightmare. 1. Should You DIY? Let me guess, you’re ready, sledgehammer in hand, to knock down the kitchen wall, paint the…

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Repair Plaster

How to Repair Plaster

Cracked or broken plaster is a common issue in both new and older homes. Cracks and holes can be caused by the home ‘settling in’ to its foundations, or by direct impact from furniture or doors. If the damage is just cosmetic, it is fairly easy to repair plaster yourself. On the other hand, if…

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Use a Stencil

4 Fun Things to do with Leftover Paint

Have you just had your home painted? Looking for ways to use up leftover paint? Try out one of these four fun ideas. 1. Use a Stencil Stencils add interest to a space, and come in a host of different sizes and designs, from delicate floral patterns to bold geometric designs. You can purchase wall…

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paint corners

How to Paint Corners

If you’re planning some DIY interior paint jobs around your home, you’ll most likely need to paint corners. This can be really tricky for the inexperienced painter. Here are two methods that should make painting corners a little easier. First, you’ll need to clean the surface well. This goes for any type of paint job…

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