If you do not know how to plaster and want to get a smoother wall then you are in for a lot of filling & sanding. A good plasterer will make your walls super smooth and ready for painting or wallpaper. Top Tip: A plasterer would … [Read more...] about How to smooth walls without plastering?
Walls and Ceilings
Rendering is a form of plaster that is used for external walls. The main types of render in the UK is a sand and cement mix that is applied in two coats. The first coat is the scratch coat and the second coat is a smooth finish coat. … [Read more...] about What is rendering & should I render my house?
Masonry paints are water-based so there is a high volume of water. When you paint a render, stone or brick wall and you have not sealed the wall then the wall will suck the moisture from your paint. When your masonry paint starts to … [Read more...] about Why is my masonry paint peeling and cracking?
Ceilings are one of the more difficult and tedious painting jobs around the home. So, you want to choose a ceiling paint that covers well and doesn't need any more than two coats to cover. Over the years we have used so many brands, … [Read more...] about The Best Ceiling Paints For Bright White Ceilings!
Not just any filler will do when it comes to ceiling and walls. If you are going to start decorating we suggest you use a filler that's fine, stays in place and is sandable so you cannot see it through your finished paint job! You can … [Read more...] about What is the best filler for interior ceilings and walls?