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Painting Brick-Wall Exteriors as the Pros Do

Brick walls have a reputation for being extraordinarily difficult to paint properly. The reason being that bricks are porous and therefore have a habit of soaking up paint like a sponge. Which is precisely why this is a job most people tend to avoid when …

Exterior Paint Choices: Flat or Satin Finish?

As anybody who’s ever gone about the job will know, selecting the perfect paint for a property’s exterior isn’t exactly easy. Selecting the ideal color is difficult enough, but then there is also the question of flat and satin finishes. You know that your home’s …

Epoxy Floors – Pure Magic for Concrete Floors

Given the fact that most of us don’t walk around with our eyes trained downwards, it’s hardly surprising floors don’t get too much attention. Nevertheless – and for reasons that are blindingly obvious – to call floors around the home important would be something of …

Painting Kitchen Cabinets – Cheaper Than a New Kitchen

For millions of homeowners, the idea of completely revamping and refreshing the kitchen is appealing to say the least. Especially in instances where the kitchen in its current form hasn’t changed for quite some time. Nevertheless, given the way in which new kitchens tend to …

Staining Your Decking Like a Pro

Look after your outdoor decking and it will look after you in a multitude of ways. Not only does decking provide a family with an outstanding exterior living space, but it can also increase the overall value of your property significantly. Indeed, a home can …

10 Tips For Preserving the Beauty of Your Wooden Decking

When you think about it, outdoor wooden decking is subject to a serious amount of abuse. You might think that being exposed to the elements throughout the year is just about as harsh punishment as your decking will ever see. In reality, it’s probably during …

Home Painting: The Three Golden Rules for Superior Interiors

For reasons we personally cannot explain, quite a lot of people insist that the winter isn’t a good time to get stuck into a bit of home painting. Now, when it comes to the exterior of your home, this can be true – harsh winter …

How to Spot a Painting Firm You Might Want to Avoid

We’ve never been the types to name names when it comes to specific painting companies you might want to avoid. That’s for you to decide. However, as a champion of proactive and positive decision-making, we can certainly offer a few tips and guidelines when it …

Interior Painting Mistakes That Could Wreck Your Results

The biggest problem with interior painting at home is the fact that it comes across on the surface as a relatively simple job. After all, what could be easier than simply slapping a new coat of paint on the walls with a bunch of brushes? …

Home Painting in the Winter – Not Such a Crazy Idea, After All

We’re well on the way toward the winter months right now, which common sense might tell you isn’t the best time to think about painting your home. After all, anything that involves time and effort outdoors when the weather’s pretty brutal doesn’t come across as …