Painting Advice: Colour and Design Principles

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Giving your house a new coat of paint will lift your spirits. It’ll feel like you’ve been given a new lease on life. Not only that, but painting a house can add immense value to it (think of the property market). So it is definitely a good idea to paint your place before putting it on the market. … [Read more...]

Painting Advice: Use Neutral Paint Colours with a Purpose

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Neutrals are not just a safe option The Panache Vinyl Silk and Earth Finish Paint Colour ranges  offer a number of neutral colour options to choose from that will work perfectly in your home. Neutral paint colours, as seen on the Panache Colour Studio Display in all Jack’s Paint & Hardware … [Read more...]

DIY Advice: Children’s Bedrooms

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Children love their bedrooms, it is the place where they play, sleep and entertain their friends, real and imaginary. Whether you’re sprucing up your tot’s room, or preparing a nursery for your impending new arrival, we have some great DIY tips and painting advice to help you turn their room into … [Read more...]

Painting Advice: The Best Paint for the Job

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If you’re doing a DIY paint job and you want a professional and stylish end result it is important to use quality paint products. Jack’s Paint & Hardware stores stock a wide range of high quality and durable paints as well as an extensive range of paint equipment. Our competent sales staff will … [Read more...]

Painting Ideas for School Holiday Fun

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When school holidays are upon us and are set to last for longer than a week, it really helps to find fun activities that will keep your children busy. Activities such as outdoor play, reading books, watching movies and other games can become tiresome. Get your kids involved in a fun DIY craft … [Read more...]

Background Paint Colour and your Artworks

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Background Paint Colour and your Artworks Selecting artwork for your home can be a labour of love. Whether it's an original painting or drawing, a mass-produced print or a wonderful photograph, your art helps to tell a story and define your style.   Painting Your Walls to Compliment … [Read more...]

Rust- oleum Glow in the Dark Paint.

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Rust-oleum Glow in the Dark Paint. You can use Rust-oleum Glow in the Dark paint on wood, plaster, masonry and metal. Use it to paint doors, walls, light switches, toy boxes and storage containers. Have fun, use it in any room of the house - but remember not to use it outside. Once your … [Read more...]

Neutral Paint Colours for your home

Neutral Paint Colours

Panache’s Vinyl Silk and Earth Finish Paint Colours offer a number of neutral colour options to choose from. Neutral colours, as seen on the Panache Colour Studio Display in all Jack’s Paint & Hardware stores, can be used in any design scheme. They're believed to be timeless and classic, … [Read more...]

Need help selecting exterior paint colours for your home?

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The most cost-effective solution to giving your home a new look, is a fresh coat of exterior paint. Your choice of colour is very important. If it's too conservative you can end up with an uninspiring finish, while colours that are too daring may be overwhelming.   Exterior paint colour and … [Read more...]

Decorating Tricks with Paint Colours

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You can use paint to make your house look bigger and cosier. When choosing your colour scheme you must consider the space available, furnishings and, of course, your personal taste. The Big Picture Picking your favourite colour from a paint swatch is easy, but making it work in a real interior … [Read more...]