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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

The Mystery Of The Changing Paint Colour

Picking a new paint colour?  Great!  You’ve done your homework, chosen the perfect wall paint colour and you’re ready for a beautiful new space.  Armed with a paint brush and roller you bravely tackle the paint job but after one wall you stop.  148 more words


Purple No More

Last weekend, E and I put the first coat of paint on the purple walls, and laid the tile on the hearth.

I had hoped to put the second coat of paint on on Sunday, and grout the tiles, but it was so cold and damp that the plaster hadn’t dried fully and the mortar hadn’t set. 381 more words



I thought i’d share and image that I will be using to re create in my own way for my first home. Check out the great blog HOUZZ for endless images of different spaces. 17 more words