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Chalk Paint

Furnishings and House painting Sydney Many homeowners like to paint a few furnishings for a DIY projects. Small paint projects can be enjoyable. Chairs, a table, bookshelves, some children’s play equipment. These projects are best kept small as long term project take considerable time to give any sense of satisfaction. A rustic look, deliberately made […]

Yellowing Paint

House Painters Sydney Is use to be common for paint to slowly turn yellow over time. This hardy occurs with more modern paint, as the technology has improved. But older houses sometime have sections of yellow paint, which gives a room an uneven appearance. Older paints will slowly turn yellow if they are left in […]

Edges and Trim

House Painting Sydney The ability to achieve a smooth, uniform surface over a large area is one challenge. The ability to have a neat edge is another. These are two aspects of the many aspects of a good paint job. Edges require a steady painting hand and / or a few simple techniques. Tape Some […]

The Professional Difference

Advice from House Painters Sydney Experience and knowing a few tricks of the trade means that professional painters get the best possible results, often in minimal time.  Start with a clean Room – to begin, move everything out of the room that isn’t nailed down. And it you can unscrew light fixtures and curtain rods […]

Painting the Ceiling

Ceiling House Painting Sydney Painting the ceiling is a somewhat different matter to regular wall painting. Painters will use slightly different equipment and prepare the room differently. They will also use a ladder or extension pole in to enable them to reach high enough. Over the floor with drop sheets, either plastic or canvas. Use […]

Distressed Painting

House Painters Sydney The furniture is an obvious part of a home’s décor. Along with the wall paint and flooring material it is part of the overall, and hopefully coherent, look of a room. Sometimes furniture is painted to make is suitable for the home décor. This is a great way to restore old furniture […]

Brush Types

House Painting Sydney Most indoor painting is done with a roller. But corners and small details are painted with a brush. The type of brush used will affect the look of the painted finish. Bristles. Perhaps the most important difference between brushes and the affect they have on the final paint project. Thin bristles brushes […]

Faux Woodgrain Painting

House Painting Sydney Most internal wall painting is concerned with providing smooth even surfaces. Walls usually do not have patterns, they have pleasing background colours to set the right mood. Any details are usually provided with paintings, decorations and furniture. Yet occasionally we might want a pattern on a wall or painted surface. Woodgrain is […]

Hot Weather House Painting Sydney

Exterior House painting requires reasonable conditions in order to get the best results. Nobody paints while it is raining, and professional painters will often avoid painting in extreme heat or direct summer sunlight as the end results will be compromised. Paint is designed to cure at a moderate rate in order to get a quality […]

Surface Stains

House Painters Sydney Surface preparation is an important factor in painting walls or any surface. Walls being painted for the first time will be prepared with a suitable primer, which works well if the surfaces are sufficiently clean. Walls being repainted must be cleaned to remove years worth of accumulated grime, grease and oil. Paint […]