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How to Strip Gloss Paint with Minimal Mess and Effort

Gloss paint can provide you with a fantastic finish, but it can also make it tricky for you to get it off when you fancy a change. Due to the finish and the texture of your paint, it can be stubborn. There are a few methods of removal. Read on to find out which one is our favourite! Conventional Paint ...

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A Guide to Weatherproofing Your External Woodwork

Woodwork can look fantastic and will always be a popular choice for buildings everywhere, you’d be amazed at what’s out there – check out some timber frame buildings. Because wood is a natural product, you can find that it becomes worn down by the elements much quicker than materials like metal. But, don’t worry. There’s a way to protect your ...

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4 Things to Check Before Starting Any Painting Project

PAINTING & SURFACE PREPARATION – TIPS & TRICKS There are a number of things to take into consideration when painting walls and floors, both internal and external. The successful adhesion of paint to a surface depends upon how well prepared the surface is and whether it has been cleaned sufficiently. Too often paint does not leave the finish required and ...

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