Painting and Wallpapering Around Chaos: Tips for Parents and Others

Painting and Wallpapering Around Chaos: Tips for Parents and Others

  • How To Change Perceived Ceiling Heights Through Painting

    You might have low or high ceilings in your house, and that is not something you can easily change. What you can quickly change however is the perceived height of your ceilings. By painting the ceiling a particular color in relation to the walls, you can create the illusion of a lower or higher ceiling. It is all in the eye of the beholder. How To Make Low Ceilings Look Higher

  • Painting Your Interiors? Read These Handy Tips First!

    Deciding to repaint your interiors is a straightforward way of transforming the entire character of your home affordably. Moreover, a fresh coat of paint is sure to spruce up and brighten the appearance of any residence since your interior will look rand new. The mistake people make is assuming since a paint job is light-work that they do not have to put any planning into it. However, if you are ill prepared, chances are you will ruin the project and will not achieve a seamless appearance.

  • Three Critical Tips on Preserving Your Residential Roof Coatings

    Coatings are beneficial for restoring the worn-out roof installed over your residential building. In simple terms, the roof coating will enhance the appearance of the structure by concealing the faded colour of the surface. Also, the layer will improve the performance of the roof by minimising the absorption of heat into the home. As a result, the energy efficiency in your home will improve. If you are thinking about using a roof coating, consider these simple tips on preserving the new layer.

  • Residential Interior Painting: 4 Tips for Outstanding Results

    You can save lots of money if you paint the interior of your home yourself. This article discusses some tips and tricks that will enable you to have satisfactory results when you paint those walls on your own. Combine Paint Gallons Professional painters produce uniform results by mixing all the paint that they will use at once. Inexperienced homeowners often fail to replicate this uniform look because they mix one gallon of paint at a time.

  • How to Choose the Right Paint Sheen for Your Interior Painting Project

    When planning for an interior painting project, most people spend hours choosing the perfect paint colors but pay less thought to the sheen they will use. Paint sheen affects the appearance and long-term performance of the paint; therefore, it is worth giving it some thought. Paints come in varying levels of sheen such as matte, satin, semi-gloss, gloss, and high-gloss, and it is important to determine the ideal sheen for your project.

  • About Me

    Painting and Wallpapering Around Chaos: Tips for Parents and Others

    Welcome to my blog, My name is Sarah. I have five kids, eight chickens, three dogs, a kitten and several animals in cages. It is certainly busy and chaotic, but I love my 'circus'. However, it makes one of my favourite hobbies, decorating, fairly challenging. However, I love to live in beautiful spaces, and as I crave change on a regular basis, I am always keen to repaint or put new wallpaper in parts of my home. Through research, trial and error, I have learned to paint, wallpaper and decorate around and through chaos. If your home is busy, don't let that stop you. Just check out my posts for tips and ideas.