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Archive of posts published in the category: Painting
Feb
7

5 Quick Painting Tips you should know

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What Type of Paint Is Best? There are two types: oily paint (Xin known) and water-based paint. Now it is not necessary to use oil-based painting a room. Modern water-based options, faster drying speed, less odor, provide a lot of gloss and wipeability.…

Jan
11

Masking Off Finishes: Color Contrast the Easy Way

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Instead of comparing a piece of wood or veneer to create a board, you can do only dye, dye or paint, tape. Applying tape is not challenging, but there are some tips that make working easier and, more importantly, tidy. Let me share…

Jan
4

How to Paint Upholstery

How to Paint Upholstery

Many people want to decorate the way the sofa at home is painted, and you may think of this idea, but soon it is sure that it will ruin the fabric or the result is not good. But since many years of diy…

Dec
21

How to Make Painting Quick and Easy

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Want a new look for your home, but fear you do not have time to solve a big project? Painting can be the perfect solution. Not only is it one of the cheapest ways to dramatically change your decor, but it is also…

Dec
8

How to use paint properly on your wall, or the door. . .

4 Things to Do with a Quart of Paint

There are 4 Painting Tips for you to decorate your home.  How to Match Paint in Your Furniture It is important to compare the color of the paint to your wall, the door, or the calibration. If they do not match, you will…

Aug
25

Alexander Girard’s Colorful World, Designer’s Universe exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum

Alexander Girard: A Designer’s Universe, Vitra Design Museum, 2016. Designed by Brighten the Corners Let’s get to know Alexander Girard’s Colorful World. Alexander Girard in his studio in the early 1950s, photographed by Charles Eames Charles Eames said of his friend and collaborator Alexander…

Aug
3

PAINTING SKILLS : PAINT WITH LIGHT ONLY

PAINTING SKILLS

Here are the skills of how to make your painting perfect. By starting with a black canvas, you’re forcing yourself to paint with light only, making shadow what it should be—an area without light. Step 1 Prepare a sketch of your object. drawing…

May
6

Give You 10 Tips & Tricks On Refinishing Your Furniture

If you have furniture that needs new life, actually refinishing is a great option to give it a new look. From painting to changing hardware as knobs and handles, there are a wide range of techniques to change up the look. The most…

Apr
18

3 Easy & Quick Decor Projects

Easy & Quick Decor Projects

Every homeowner finds it easy to dream of home renovations, while putting the wheels into motion is another story. Contrary to popular belief, household improvements can be economically completed in almost no time. These effortless projects will get the ball rolling and begin…

Mar
18

Shopping For Used Furniture – Decorating Diary

Shopping For Used Furniture - Decorating Diary

Q: I will soon have my first apartment and I am thinking about buying some used furniture. Do you have advice on what must be new and what can be old? I am on a budget. A: Window blinds are needed for privacy.…