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Just one shade of grey

Last weekend I had two whole days off, and I thought about painting the lounge room.

But I didn’t bother.

I looked at these big walls with dozens of photos and possibly a million nail holes, and all the furniture and decided it was a job for the too-hard basket. 695 more words



Time is a precious thing and certainly if I had more time, the second bedroom would have received much more love than it did. But with a move in date looming, I stuck to the basics and made it as habitable as possible. 291 more words


Main Course

The dining room is probably one of the darkest rooms in the house. I wanted to create a cosy dining room without closing it in even more. 275 more words


RAL Standard Colour Chart


These colour swatches are for your guidance only as computer screens, tablet and mobile phone displays can vary a colours intensity.

Colour cards are available directly from the Paint Manufactures as well as from all good Decorating and DIY Centres. 60 more words

Intelligent Decorating

Simple Yet Sophisticated Entryway {Using Free PARA Paint: Must Read}

A few months ago I wrote about my white and very boring entryway in a post titled To Paint or to Wallpaper.  I played around with the idea of using a single solid paint colour throughout or trying out a metallic-type wallpaper. 423 more words


I painted the bungalow and now I want to do it again

Excuse me, did you say decks? What decks? You mean OUR decks?

Yeah. Hmm. Haven’t started working on those yet. We got sidetracked by water leaks in the woodshed and as we have a cord of seasoned wood to be stored, we thought it a brilliant idea to make sure it stays dry after we break our backs loading up the woodshed. 134 more words

Bungalow Renovation


So Pantone’s Colour of the Year for 2014?


I do like this colour- hell, it’s a slightly milder shade of the large feature wall in my bedroom (painted circa 2005 by my older sister, aged 14). 44 more words