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General decorating


Period-Heritage Decorating period property (pre 1920) has its own challenges, as does heritage work. This is the place to discuss any interior or exterior decorating projects falling under this category. Wall-papering Preparing surfaces, cross-lining, and hanging all types of wallcovering from vinyls to hand prints and Lincrusta. Specific reviews of tools should be posted under Tools! Spraying Discuss HVLP, airless, Air Assisted Airless... where you use them, with what and why. Exteriors The same as interior painting but different challenges, different thinking required. From preparation of woodwork, metalwork and render, through to finishing coats. Painting Discuss every which way for painting walls, ceilings and woodwork. Preparing all and any surface; priming, sealing, undercoats, topcoats using brushes, rollers, pads, spray kit.
General decorating [General decorating] (7)
Paint testing [Painting] (1)
Choosing a quality paint [Painting] (3)
Benjimen moor [Painting] (3)
Primer options ( 2 ) [General decorating] (22)
Changing charastics of wall [Painting] (8)
Spray v roller for interior rooms [Painting] (5)
Paint thickness [Painting] (6)
Last Drop of Mythic [General decorating] (1)
Practasing cuting in celinig lines? [Painting] (6)
Skimming walls [Painting] (6)
Comparing sanding times mirka/pole sander,or by hand [Painting] (1)
Fine finishing ( 2 ) [Painting] (35)
Paint storage [Painting] (5)
Painting plastic facias [Exteriors] (7)
Help Required [Painting] (8)
Decorating around ceiling lights [General decorating] (3)
hand painted kitchen in Northampton - 20 years old [Painting] (1)
Spray paint a piano [Spraying] (7)
Filling knives [General decorating] (3)
Lets talk about paints [Painting] (2)
Share your experiences and preferences! [Painting] (1)
Painting hardwood door [Exteriors] (1)
Outside painting [General decorating] (2)
Help Needed For Hall Stairs & Landing [Wall-papering] (8)
Back to Garage Doors [Painting] (4)
Spraying radiator with Rustins Radiator paint [Painting] (7)
Spray paint a wooden kitchen in Cheadle [Spraying] (11)
Removing wallpaper [Wall-papering] (3)
Learning [Painting] (1)