How to Paint Skirting Boards

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Painting your skirting boards is relatively simple but being careful and precise is of utmost importance. Some of the problems you might encounter includes getting paint meant for the skirting board on your clean walls. With that in mind we’ve created this helpful guide to ensure you give your skirting boards a new lease of … Read more

How Long Does Gloss Paint Take to Dry?

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Gloss paint is one of the most durable paints on the market and is a good choice for many DIY projects. Whether you’re looking to touch up your skirting boards or give your garage door a fresh coat of paint, gloss will do the job. But does its durability mean it takes longer to dry? … Read more

Cuprinol Ducksback Review

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When looking for fence paint, many people opt for Cuprinol. But is Cuprinol fence paint any good? We’ve tried and tested Cuprinol’s Ducksback on many occasions and even went as far as putting it as our best fence paint overall in a recent review. So what makes it such a good fence paint? We’ve gone … Read more

Are Water Based Gloss Paints Any Good?

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In recent years water based paints, and glosses in particular, have become more and more popular. While many decorators still prefer to use oil based gloss, the gap in quality has certainly reduced and in some aspects you could even say water based is better. Being water based gives gloss an obvious advantage in terms … Read more

Is Leyland Garage Floor Paint Any Good?

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We recently voted Leyland Trade as our number one choice for garage floor paint but what makes it stand out from the rest? We’re going to take a little bit of a deep dive into all the qualities that make Leyland Trade’s garage floor paint one of, if not the best on the market. How … Read more

Garage Floor Paint: Your Questions, Answered

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During our years in the painting trade, we’ve had many people ask us questions about garage floor paint. They range from “is it even worth it?” to “how long does the paint last?”. If you’ve found this page because you have similar questions, keep on reading. We’ve taken the most commonly asked questions about garage … Read more

How to Paint A Garage Door

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If you’re wondering how to paint a garage door, look no further. During our years in the painting and decorating trade we’ve painted countless garage doors and have the best technique for every material. There could be a number of reasons to give your garage door a fresh lick of paint including: Your current garage … Read more

How to Paint A Garden Fence

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If you’re wondering how to paint a garden fence, you’ve come to the right place. We have years of experience in paint and decorated and have painted more fences than had cooked dinners (literally). If your fence is starting to look a bit worn down from the elements or your paint is starting to flake, … Read more