How to restore a front door using a heat gun, for best results.

Here we see the various stages that go into stripping a front door with a heat gun, after stripping, priming, filling, and painting several times; we polished the brass also completing the look!                                   […]

How to Varnish your exterior Doors and windows.

When we do exterior painting in Dublin, we realiseĀ the importance of proper preparation in order to do a really nice job on exterior windows and doors. Firstly one needs to strip off the old product. You do this in a number of ways, using a heavy duty scraper ( used […]

How to paint double glazed Velux type windows? What should my windows look like when finished?

When painting wooden double glazed windows, there are a few steps that need to be taken to ensure a top class job. The windows need to be sanded with emery paper and the wood cleaned with white spirit, then one paints an undercoat primer, this can be oil or water […]

Restoring a front door on a period house

In this blog post, we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to approach restoring a front door in a period house using a heat gun and stripping agent. Doors on period houses may beĀ one hundred and fifty years old, and in some cases even older. In many cases, […]