Dulux – Top 10 Paint Colours

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Choosing an interior paint colour for your home is not always easy.  There are so many neutral and white paints to choose from.  Today we are going to look at the top ten interior paint colours from Dulux. Walls – Dulux  Vivid White | Image: DIY Decorator Choosing a new paint colour for your home […]

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White Exterior Paint Colour Ideas

White Exterior Paint Colour

It’s no secret that I have a white painted house.  Maybe you’re considering painting your house exterior white?  But which white and what colour do you put with it?  Here are some ideas and paint colours I have found if you want to paint your house white. White with Black Trim This is my house. […]

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Paint A Colourful Front Door

First impressions count.  Welcome your guests and create an inviting entrance with a beautifully painted front door.  A colorful door is the easiest way to add instant curb appeal to your home. A fresh new coat of paint on your front door could be just the perfect makeover your home needs. Image: The Fuller View – […]

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How to Choose the Right White Paint for your Home

Choosing white paint

Are you thinking about painting your home white but wondering which one to choose? The paint colour you choose can appear different at certain times of day due to which direction the light is coming from and how much light is in your home.  Here are Four things to consider when choosing a white paint […]

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Neutral Paint Colours

Do you struggle to choose the right paint colours?  I know many of you do, and both Christine and Alison contacted me after my Solve Your Decorating Problem post on Friday.  Both ladies were looking for the right shade of white and asked for advice to choose a neutral paint colour.   In this post […]

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DIY Two Tone Staircase

Do you want to give your staircase a makeover?  Love the combination of white and dark stained timber?  Then read on …. this is the story of how I transformed a pure white dirt attracting staircase into an elegant two tone staircase. Image: SC Homes I just love the combination of dark timber treads with […]

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How to Use Paint Sample Pots Properly

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So you want to paint your room, and you’ve collected colour charts and paint swatches galore.  Finally you narrow it down do a few choices and head off to buy some paint sample pots, but before you throw that paint on the wall, read our tips for how to use paint sample pots properly. I […]

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