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Can hiring a professional decorator actually save you money?!

By Louise Nelhams | 26th February 2015

If you’re planning a decorating or DIY project, it’s a reasonable assumption to think that going it alone will be the cheaper option – but could hiring a professional decorator to do the job actually work out cheaper in the long run? As with many things, it can all depend on your objectives and individual […]

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Expert tips for painting walls – the ultimate guide

By Louise Nelhams | 29th January 2015

You’ve all heard the phrase ‘if the job’s worth doing, it’s worth doing it properly’, so rather than just slapping up some paint and hoping for the best, why not take a few minutes to read our top tips for painting walls the professional way? Painting your walls (and ceiling) is a quick and easy […]

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Stained Glass Leeds

By Louise Nelhams | 19th December 2014

Our recent blogs have been focused on decorating tips, but this month, we’re going for a bit of shameless self-promotion! As one of the few experts in stained glass Leeds has to offer, we thought we’d give this unusual service a shout out and tell you a bit about the process. We’ve all seen examples […]

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Types of interior paint and their uses

By Louise Nelhams | 27th November 2014

Planning on a spot of decorating and confused about the different types of interior paint on offer? We take a look at the different finishes available and explain when and where they’re best used. One of the most common questions we hear when quoting for work or getting ready to start a job is ‘What […]

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Preparing Wood for Painting

By Louise Nelhams | 27th October 2014

In a recent blog we shared some useful tips on preparing your walls ready for wallpapering – and this month it’s the woodwork’s turn! In a perfect world, we could just slap some paint on wood and all would be good! However, unless you want a messy finish and paintwork that is prone to chipping […]

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7 Shabby Chic Decorating Tips

By Louise Nelhams | 25th September 2014

Giving your home an overhaul and love the shabby chic look? Our top tips will help you to set the scene for your shabby chic decorating makeover… Shabby chic has been a popular style for interior design for quite some time now – but while the furniture and accessories are easy to identify, what should […]

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