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ProDec Ice fusion Paint Brush

ProDec Ice Fusion Paint Brush By Daniel James Wilson   I have been testing the ice fusion paint brush now for the past 4 weeks. The brush has only been used with water-based satin and gloss on doors, windows and trim. After each day the brush was washed out ready...

Walls and Ceilings Course at the Abode Decorating Training Academy

A quick review of the Walls and Ceilings Course at the Abode Decorating Training Academy By Craig KnightI went to Jamie at the Abode Academy because I had just invested in a airless sprayer. He has two courses, walls/ceilings and woodwork. I went for the walls and...

This is a Rant About Not Being Paid

This is a Rant About Not Being Paid By William GilesClients ask me as a decorator to do some decorating. So, I travel to their home, speak to them, all the time being very polite, asking what decoration they are looking for etc. Then I go away and figure out a price....

Why I tape windows to paint them

Why I tape windows to paint themI posted a picture on social media the other day and people were having a meltdown and losing their sh*t at the thought of these Georgian windows being taped. Trust me when I say it is quicker and leaves a better finish. See it like...

Top Ten Wallpapering Tips for Experts

Top Ten Wallpapering Tips for Experts By Mike CupitGaurdz has its place I went through a stage of using this all the time to be honest, but most of the time it’s pointless. It has it’s perks, if you’re working over really old plaster which is all crumbly and grainy...

Professional Decorators Give Hints and Tips for Applying Wallpaper

Professional Decorators Give Hints and Tips for Applying Wallpaper ProDec asked professional decorators from the Decorators Forum to give away their trade secrets, hints and tips for applying wallpaper to a professional standard Your top tips for wallpaper...

Andura Titanium one V’s Benjamin Moore Scuff X

Andura Titanium one V’s Benjamin Moore Scuff XFor anyone who gives a monkeys, I tested The Andura V’s Scuff x. I Put them next to one another straight onto old oil satin. Very quick rub with a 150 pad and a wipe off. 3 days in I scratched them both with the tail of...

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