Plastering over wallpaper is not a viable option. It will cause disaster after a few days or weeks because the plaster will crack and fall away. You will have to scrape the wallpaper off for the plaster to get a good key to the wall … [Read more...] about Can you plaster over wallpaper?
Yes, you must undercoat skirting boards. You cannot gloss over gloss because it will just peel away after a few days. It's one of the biggest DIY mistakes when you paint over gloss! Even if the skirting boards are new you must always … [Read more...] about Do I need to undercoat my skirting boards?
In this question, we are going to explain why you should be painting the ceiling, walls and then the woodwork. This process of painting a room will give you a better finish and less work. If you are glossing first then painting the … [Read more...] about Do you paint the walls or woodwork first?
Over the years advise for painting on a newly plastered walls seem to change from year to year. The best way to paint on new plaster is to seal the wall before you paint it. If you just slap a few coats of paint on new plaster then … [Read more...] about How to paint on new plaster?
Decent gloss paint will provide many years of internal wood treatment. The gloss paint range in the UK is mixed, there are some good brands but the majority of gloss paint sold in the UK are useless and not worth the time and … [Read more...] about The Best Gloss Paints For Interior Wood!