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Painting concrete floors: Your step-by-step guide

Nobody wants to see a boring concrete floor, which is why most people choose to cover them in some sort of flooring. Much of the time, concrete floors are in…

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Waterproofing your roof : The complete guide

May and June are the best months in Swaziland to get outside and begin waterproofing your roof. This period falls outside of the heavy rainfall season, meaning you can do…

How to brief painters

How to brief painters to ensure project success

If you plan on hiring a painter for an upcoming paint project, there are a few important things to consider first. The last thing you want is to end up…

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What bedroom paint colour is right for me?

Planning to brighten up your bedroom? A lick of paint could be exactly what it needs. Painting is an easy way of making over a room, and the right bedroom…

Should I use paint primer

Should I use paint primer?

When applying a new coat of paint, many individuals wonder if they need to use a paint primer. There is much confusion surrounding the use of paint primers and when…

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Interior painting: seven secrets to smooth walls

If you are painting the interior walls of your own home, you may want to know what the secret is to the smooth-looking finish that the pros achieve. Well, there…

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Do I need one or two coats of paint?

When you set about painting a room, two coats of paint is almost always required. While there are certain acrylic-latex blends that claim to only need a single coat, two…

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Romantic paint colours: shades of love for your home

There is nothing more important in life than the love you have for others. It’s such a powerful emotion and has so many nuances that it makes the perfect theme…

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How to remove mould before painting your bathroom

When you start to spot dark spots and mould in your bathroom, it can be as good an encouragement as any to have a thorough spring clean and re-paint to…

Bench DIY project

Bench DIY project: build and paint your own

We have a fantastic step-by-step guide on how you can build and paint your very own bench using 2 x 4 wood, a few tools and some paint. Start your…