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Oikos paint developer – A Day in My Life in Gatteo Mare Italy

Blog, Eco, faux, guest post, oikos

We are always looking beyond these four walls for ideas and products that can broaden our horizons and here we have an insight into Oikos paints and decorative products via Mark Warren, a former Oikos eco paint developer. To see what he got up to on a typical work day at their HQ in Italy, Read More

Wilco Brush Vest review

Blog, brushes, guest post, mypaintbrush.co.uk

A while back our colleagues at My Paint Brush introduced the UK to the N. American Wilco Brush Vest. Review time folks, for this simple concept solving a pretty big problem, assuming you have a synthetic bristle paint brush that you want to keep in good condition, store and or move from place to place. Read More

Axus – The Joy of Sash (Brushes)

Axus Decor, Blog, brushes, guest post, hildering

This review on Axus sash brushes is a guest post by Charlie Budd of Charles Budd Decorating. Most decorators will use the biggest brush they can, to do a particular task. Bigger brushes (generally) hold more paint, and you can lay off a larger area more quickly with a big brush. But there are times Read More

Hand painted kitchen Staffordshire

Blog, guest post, hand-painted kitchen, Little Greene, Martin Dunn, Owatrol, preparation

Professional decorating specialist and Traditional Painter, Martin Dunn, explains how he tackled this hand painted kitchen in Great Wyrley, Staffs. Preparing a wooden kitchen for painting On my advice, all handles had been replaced (2 hole handles instead of 1), and tiles and work surfaces had also been upgraded prior to me starting. Specification for Read More

Stay Safe – Use the Right Ladder

Blog, guest post, Independent suppliers, ladders

This guest post is a basic introduction to the idea of how to stay safe by correctly sourcing the right ladder for the job. Browns Ladders of Lancashire is a family-owned business that has been selling ladders and access equipment for 50 years. The company also runs Health and Safety courses, so they have plenty more Read More
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