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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 RAL colours and matching RAL colours

Painting RAL colours and matching RAL colours When we paint and decorate on commercial jobs, this is when we would most likely be asked about painting RAL colours and matching RAL colours. What is matching RAL colours? This is matching up new paint colours to existing colours on logos and […]


Kitchen transformation – hand-painted kitchen with new countertops and new handles

Kitchen transformation – hand-painted kitchen with new countertops and new handles This is how to really transform your kitchen without the large expense of changing your entire kitchen. In this example, we painted the walls and ceiling of our client’s kitchen. We then removed all the handles and filled all […]


Restored Victorian ceiling

How to check if your paint job is good

 How to check if your paint job is good There are a few things which will tell if your painter knows what he or she is doing. 1. Preparation. If it is walls or woodwork that is being painted, the area chosen should be smooth when finished. It is a […]