Painting new plaster is an easy task once you know the basics. It isn’t difficult to paint a new wall, but there are a few extra steps involved that make painting a newly plastered wall…
Are painting primers necessary? What is the best paint primer? Should I choose water based latex primer, or oil based primer, or shellac based paint primer? Zinsser manufactures all three, here’s my take on them.
Skirting boards are an essential part of finishing a room. Sometimes the walls aren’t quite straight and you get gaps between the top of the skirting and the wall. Here is a step by step guide to filling them.
Farrow & Ball is a clay based emulsion. This is a different animal from normal acrylic paints.
It’s best to avoid situations where you have to paint four or five coats on walls when painting with bright colours, here are some pointers to save you some time.
You use a steamer right? Learn an alternative (and less humid) way to remove wallpaper in this blog post! It’s a messy job but with these steps you can get the job done as quick as possible.
When to use oil paint? Is it even still made? What is oil paints use in this day and age? Find out in this blog post!