Painting Tips And House Paint Ideas

Some answers to frequently asked questions about paint and painting that pop up from time to time. If you can’t find the answer you are looking for here then send me an e-mail  and I’ll get back to you with the answer. Question: What are the main types of interior paint for ceilings and walls? Answer: Generally water based emulsion is […]

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How To Remove Mould

How to remove mould is a question I get asked quite a lot about, that and mould prevention prevention. Mould is quite common in the home. Why does it appear in your home? Usually you’ll find this fungus in a bathroom that doesn’t have good ventilation or in a north facing room with cold walls. It loves walls and ceilings […]

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Dulux STAY WHITE Paint For Wood

Dulux Paint STAY WHITE Aquatech – Review by Oisin Butler Water based paints for woodwork and metal have been becoming more and more popular over the years but as a devout supporter of oil based paints this painter isn’t so convinced. Why’s that you might ask? Well for a start water based paints for woodwork are generally not as hard […]

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Hand Painted Kitchens – Painting Ideas

Hand painted kitchen. Professional finish or Do It Yourself? If you would like quote a for a hand painted kitchen, or for any fitted furniture for that matter like wardrobes or cabinets for example then you have come to the right place! Oisin Butler painting & decorating specialists take great pride in finishing kitchens to the highest standard. Please look […]

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Find The Right Painter For Home Painting

Which painter for your home? Finding the right painter for your home can be difficult if you don’t already know one. Theres lots of ways to find a painter but which is the best way to find the right one for your home? You can: Ask your friends or associates to recommend one. Look in the golden pages for a […]

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How To Paint Wood And Get A Great Finish.

How to paint wood, a guide. This is a guide on how to paint wood. How to paint wood? It’s a straight forward question with a few different answers.  It depends on the type of wood and where it is, for example wood on the outside of your home will be painted a little differently than wood on the inside […]

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How To Paint A Panel Door And Frame

How to paint a panel door, a guide. This is a quick guide on how to paint a panel door and frame. It’s fairly straight forward. For this example I am using a water based primer. Water based paints are easier to apply than oil based so if you are a novice painter this is just the paint for you. […]

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Dulux Diamond Satinwood – A Review

Dulux Diamond Satinwood – Review This is a quick review of Dulux Diamond Satinwood. I recently reviewed Dulux Stay White, a water based paint for woodwork and metal. Since that review I have been recommending Stay White to every customer that asks for a brilliant white finish for their woodwork. I had been a bit sceptical at first because waterbased […]

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Cornice, How To Paint And Get A Great Finish

Cornice, how to paint and get a great finish. Spray painting cornice in a period property. The best way to paint cornice is to spray paint it. You might think it’s a lot of work but it’s worth it. The alternative is to paint it by hand. Painting a detailed cornice by hand is very time consuming and even then […]

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