restoration


Professional Interior and Exterior House Painters and Decorators in South Dublin; this is what we do.

Professional Interior and Exterior House Painters and Decorators in South Dublin Edit At Impressions painting and decorating “The house painters in south Dublin” we believe that there is nothing better than a newly decorated family home or work space. To witness  peoples expression when they see the end result of our house […]


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!                                   […]


Ceiling restoration and painting in a period house in Dublin.

Here we have another example of a fully restored ceiling, which we stripped of its old lining paper, with exposed cracks coming through; filled those cracks and lined ceiling with fibre glass covering. Then we painted two coats of white emulsion to finish. Using this method when restoring ceilings in […]

Ceiling restoration Dublin

How to paint marble, Painting Marble

While decorating a house in Stillorgan Dublin, we were asked  could we paint the marble surround to the Aga in a kitchen? as the marble no longer went with the new colour scheme of the hand painted kitchen units and walls. So, we rubbed it down with emery paper and […]


Scaffolding when is it necessary?

 Doing exterior painting, when one really wants to do a thorough job on  their house or home, Scaffolding is essential. Not to say one can’t do it from ladders, it is just a lot easier not to mention safer, when extensive repairs and preparation of surfaces are necessary.Particularly with the […]


Products we recommend. Irish made Paint. Wood filler, wall filler, paintbrushes and the 5 in one painters tool and more.

During any working day we come across many products which one uses while painting and decorating, here are some which we like to use and recommend them to you. Irish Made Paint. Colortrend. Colortrend Paint is an irish made product in Co Kildare. Colortrend; now with their new spelling “Colourtrend”produces […]