house painters


Oil or water-based paint for a hand-painted kitchen?

Should you use an oil or water-based paint for a hand-painted kitchen? This is a question we are often asked when house painting. Years ago it was always oil paint that was used for woodwork, as that was all there was. It was tough and washable, very smelly and generally […]


Painting exterior doors and windows – oil or water-based paint? Colourtrend have the answer.

Should you use oil or water-based paint when painting exterior doors and windows? For painting exterior windows in the past, we have relied on oil-based primers, undercoats and finish paints. The new regulations in 2016 means┬áthat all of these paints will no longer be available. Some companies have been forward-thinking […]