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How much paint do I need for my paint project?

One of the most frequently asked questions we get is: how much paint do I need for my paint project? This is why we developed a paint calculator to help you…

Paint versus wallpaper

Paint versus wallpaper: the pros of each

So you’ve decided to give your walls a makeover, but now you’re not sure whether to paint or wallpaper them. Each option has the ability to truly transform a home…

Spring paint palettes

Spring paint palettes inspired by flowers

Spring is a time of new beginnings. It’s that time of year where everyone feels motivated to freshen up their homes in a number of different ways. One way to…

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How to paint gates and fences

Gates and fences are often in need of a paint job due to general weathering. Just like painting walls, it can do a lot to refresh a private or business…

Fruity colour palettes

Fruity colour palettes for your home

It is often said that one can look at nature for inspiration. This is especially true when it comes to choosing paint colours for your home. You will be amazed…

Hiring painters

Hiring painters: what they want you to know

If you have decided to paint your home then you are probably looking at hiring painters to help with the job. It’s a big task after all, even for the…

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The best paint for your outside walls

Does your property need brightening up? Taking the time to prepare, repair and paint your outside brick or concrete walls with the appropriate Star Paints will create great results and…

painting your roof

How to paint your roof

When it comes to making sure your house has kerb appeal, painting your roof might not be the first thing you think of. But not only does a well-maintained roof…

warm colours

Priming colours to warm-up any room in winter

As the days grow shorter, do you wish you could warm up your decor? A beautiful colour scheme can really help to warm-up any room in your home and make…

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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…