Maroon: 5 ways to use it in your home

When considering colour palettes for your home, maroon is definitely one to add to the list. Marvellous maroon is the perfect intensity of red to add dollops of warmth wherever…


Painting with mustard – the colour, that is

No, we don’t mean the sauce that you squirt onto your hotdogs with tomato sauce. We’re talking about the trendy paint colour that offers property owners versatility and warmth. If you’re…

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What to paint to improve home value

Whether you have just bought your home or you are planning on putting it on the market, one way to almost instantly improve its value is to paint. When you…

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7 easy ways to increase home value

It’s one thing owning a home, but another thing ensuring your property increases in value. Buying into property requires constant investment. Obviously, some home improvements take longer or cost more…

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Colour palettes inspired by nature

There is so much loveliness to be found in nature that it’s no wonder humans get inspired by it all the time. There are spectacular colour palettes all around us….

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How to mix paint colours and some popular suggestions

There are A LOT of colours. And then, there are A LOT of different tints, shades and tones for each colour. Although this can seem quite overwhelmingly, the advantage is…

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How to make your new home feel like home

So you’ve purchased a new home, but it still doesn’t quite feel like home. That’s because you haven’t done anything yet to fix it up and make it your own….

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What to do to your new home before you move in

Congratulations on the purchase of your new home! You’re probably dying to move in, but before you do so there are a few things that you can do to your…

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How to remove spilt paint from any surface

Paint spills are inevitable, but they don’t have to be permanent. It is usually possible to remove paint from any surface. Some surfaces or spills may make it a bit…

colour combos

Colour combos that actually work well together

There are millions of colours and then there are millions upon millions of colour combos. Colours belong together. Each colour is capable of complementing another. Here are some odd colour…

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8 ways to save money when painting

Painting your home or business can be a costly activity. The good news is that there are plenty of ways to make sure you save money and stay in budget….

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Avoiding and fixing common painting mistakes

Doing your own painting is fun, but mistakes are inevitable. Here’s how to avoid them so that you can paint like a pro or fix the mistakes if they’ve already…