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Posted by Adrian
April 13th, 2017
Easter Weekend – Not just for egg decorating
As the long easter fast approaches thoughts may turn to a few days off of work, Easter egg hunts, meeting family and friends for a meal and a drink? But it is the ideal time to do some DIY too, especially as the weather doesn’t look wonderful.
In four days you can get a lot of DIY and decorating done, even an entire room makeover. So if you are planning to do some Home Improvements, DIY, Gardening, Decorating carry on reading.
A long weekend of Home Improvements
If you can decorating you will find lots of useful tips and advice of how to go about it right here on this blog, and if you need to work out materials such as Wallpaper, paint or tiles then use our calculators before going out to the hardware store and buying them.
If you are doing some DIY then also check out our other blog over at Rayfields.co.uk, here you will find over forty DIY and Painting and Decorating articles.
What ever you are doing this Easter weekend, enjoy!
Posted by Adrian
December 1st, 2016
Colour Trends For 2017
Dulux Colour Futures™ from AkzoNobel have again come up with what they think the upcoming trends for colour for 2017 will be, through their international research they have selected a range of colours they think will be in trend throughout 2017, this year it consists of a interesting contrast between bolder, more striking colours and a selection of muted, lighter shades.
What Is To Colour For 2017
The colour of the year 2017 is…… 87BG 27/077 (also known as Denim Drift).
“Our review of international architecture, fashion and design trends revealed that blue is the colour of the moment. To make it relevant for your home, the team chose a blue that works as well in a kitchen as it does in a bedroom. Denim Drift, is the must-have colour for 2017. It will look great on your wall!”
Quote from Heleen van Gent Creative Director Dulux’s Global Aesthetics Center.
You can see more of this years colour schemes here:
Dulux Trade website or here:
If you would like to use the colour of the year (87BG 27/077) or any other colour you need to buy and need to work out how much you need to buy, use our FREE Paint Calculator.
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Posted by Adrian
July 1st, 2016
New website now live
Follow on from my last post, the new look Property Decorating website has now been live for a week or so. It is a responsive design which means it will work on desktop PC’s, laptops, notebooks, tablets and smartphones, in fact any web enabled device.
The blog now also has the new look and we are tweaking things in the background to improve usability.
If you have any issues using the site or blog, please let us know and we will try to address them.
We hope you continue enjoying the great facilities such as the calculators, and our blog which is packed full of useful painting and decorating tips, videos and mcuh more.
If you live in the Southend on Sea area and would like me to decorate for you, please get in touch, Call 0845 0037 508 or use our online estimate form to arrange a free onsite estimate.