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What does low VOC paint mean?

Low VOC paint

What does low VOC paint mean? VOC stands for volatile organic compounds And I hear you whats does volatile organic compounds even mean?. When paint drys it emits gases. Most off-gases from painting happens the first 6 months after application and can release more for a number of years. The VOC gases contribute to Atmosphere […]

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One Room Challenge Week 5

One Room Challenge Week 5

One Room Challenge Week Five already! I was highly stressed this week, everything I had ordered got delayed. There is a shortage on MDF as well it seems. The light was delayed, the rugs, the sealer for the tiles. Then on thursday everything arrived on the same day. So I went straight back into action. […]

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Best Furniture Paint

Top Furniture Paint Brands I have been painting furniture of over 10 years, literally have painted thousands of pieces of furniture in that time. I am really obsessed with the painting process and getting the best finish. There isn’t a paint brand I haven’t tried. I jumped on the chalk-ly style paint band-wagon and quickly […]

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Top Paint Brands

Top Paint Brands

There are so many different paint brands on the market. With new ones arriving everyday. It can be so confusing. What are the Top Paint Brands you need to be looking for. Which brand do you go for? What brand is the best quality? I was interested to see what other people in the industry […]

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Woodworm in furniture

woodworm

  If you’re just sitting down for your breakfast/lunch or supper, I suggest not to read this blog post right now. This isn’t to give you the Heebie Jeebies, just to keep you aware. Most of the time woodworm is treatable so it’s going to be ok! What is woodworm? Woodworm is a larvae that […]

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Two Fussy Blokes Rollers with Keith Butler

two fussy blokes microfibre rollers

Who is Keith Butler? Butler and Dunne are the legends that brought the two fussy blokes microfibre rollers into Ireland and our lives, changing the painting game forever. Keith Butler is a painter by trade. He also is the Irish Distributor for the Two Fussy Blokes Rollers. He is based in Dublin and his client […]

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DIY hanging rope shelf

DIY hanging rope shelf with Expert Hardware Hanging DIY Shelf  The Shelf wall is going to be the new gallery wall in the 2021 interior trends prediction. Let’s make our own shelves to get ahead of the trend with this easy DIY. This is a nice quick DIY that is cost effective and you can […]

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How to make a blanket ladder

diy ladder

Materials:  1 length of 3×1  1 length of 1×1  Wood Glue  Nails  Saw and mitre box Measuring tape  Primer and paint  Paint Roller (two fussy blokes) and brush.  Method: How to make a blanket ladder.  Cut your two pieces of equal length for your desired height of your ladder. I cut mine 4 foot long. […]

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Upcycling Furniture without sanding

Sanding Upcycled Furniture

Do I really need to sand when up-cycling furniture? There are loads of paint on the market that have the no prep appeal. Upcycling furniture without sanding sounds amazing but is it as easy and just skipping this step? You don’t need to sand and go straight in with the paint with no prep? Why […]

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