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Render touch-up

Render touch-up

Faded and cracked walls are an eyesore, but there is now a way to paint the problem away.

Avoiding DIY paint mishaps

Avoiding DIY paint mishaps

An idyllic weekend afternoon painting your bedroom or patching up the paintwork in your lounge can be ruined with a DIY disaster. Enthusiastic decorators shouldn’t be put off, however, as DIY painting can save you a huge amount of money as well as being great fun to do. Follow these simple steps to avoid painting mishaps and to make sure your handiwork receives buckets of compliments.

Seven painting mistakes to avoid

Seven painting mistakes to avoid

We are all for a fresh coat of paint to revamp a room on a budget but beware of these pitfalls when choosing and applying your paint job.

How to add colour to your kitchen

How to add colour to your kitchen

It might seem that creating a stylish home when you have children is an impossible dream, but it isn’t. These days, childproofing can be functional as well as beautifully designed.

How to spray paint a bar fridge

How to spray paint a bar fridge

A bar fridge may be whitegoods, but you can paint it any colour. Go for red and you may find your beer is colder, and faster!

How To Paint Timber

How To Paint Timber

To give old timber, a facelift, you need to prepare it properly - sadly there are no shortcuts.

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