Painting and Wallpapering Around Chaos: Tips for Parents and Others

Painting and Wallpapering Around Chaos: Tips for Parents and Others

  • DIY Car Park Line Marking: 2 Mistakes to Avoid

    If you're looking to save some money, doing car park line marking yourself might seem like a good idea. However, there are a few things you need to watch out for if you want the job done properly. Here are some of the most common mistakes people make when doing DIY car park line marking and how to avoid them. Failure to Prepare the Surface Properly  Among the most common mistakes people make when line marking is failing to prepare the surface properly.

  • 3 Clear Signs Your Warehouse Needs a New Paint Job

    A commercial facility's interior and exterior surfaces deteriorate over time due to exposure to elements such as snow, rain, and humidity. As a result, the existing paint peels, cracks, or fades. Therefore, a new paint job is important to improve and preserve your facility's aesthetics. Moreover, a well-painted warehouse also boosts employee productivity and communicates professionalism to your potential clients. Check out more reasons why you should repaint your warehouse. 

  • 4 Pro Residential Painting Tips to Borrow From Expert Painters

    Painting is a quick and effective way to improve the overall kerb appeal of your residential property. However, many factors determine how excellent a paint job turns out. By organising the project well beforehand, you can minimise the mistakes made during the project and get beautiful and sleek interiors for your home. Here are four professional residential painting tips that you get from experts. Choose the Right Paint Quality The quality of paint that you use for your residential project helps determine the outcome.

  • Factors to Consider When Choosing Paint Sheen for Exterior Surfaces

    Choosing the right paint sheen for exterior surfaces determines the product's durability, appearance, and maintenance needs. Like interior paints, exterior ones come in various sheen types such as flat, satin, semi-gloss and high-gloss. Flat paint has no shine, while satin has a soft finish. High-gloss paint is the shiniest paint, followed by semi-gloss paint. Choosing the right sheen isn't just about what looks good in the packaging. Below are a few essential factors to consider before choosing paint sheen for exterior paintwork.

  • 4 Causes of Cracked Paint on Exterior Walls

    Have you ever walked near a building and noticed paint cracking or peeling off the walls? This is a sign of poor maintenance or a job that wasn't well done. Under certain conditions, paint can crack and slowly chip or peel off the surface. This ends up exposing underlying layers to damage, not to mention that the building will appear unattractive and unprofessional. To prevent this from happening on your premises, here are 4 common causes of cracked paint and how you can avoid this issue.

  • About Me

    Painting and Wallpapering Around Chaos: Tips for Parents and Others

    Welcome to my blog, My name is Sarah. I have five kids, eight chickens, three dogs, a kitten and several animals in cages. It is certainly busy and chaotic, but I love my 'circus'. However, it makes one of my favourite hobbies, decorating, fairly challenging. However, I love to live in beautiful spaces, and as I crave change on a regular basis, I am always keen to repaint or put new wallpaper in parts of my home. Through research, trial and error, I have learned to paint, wallpaper and decorate around and through chaos. If your home is busy, don't let that stop you. Just check out my posts for tips and ideas.