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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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Top 10 Essential Decorating Tools You Can’t Do Without!

By Louise Nelhams | 27th August 2014

They say that a bad workman always blames his tools, so we’ve decided to give you a helping hand at the outset so you have no excuses! Our low down on the top 10 essential decorating tools will give you a professional’s insight into the things you need to ensure your DIY project goes smoothly. […]

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How to prepare your walls for wallpaper

By Louise Nelhams | 31st July 2014

So you’ve chosen you’ve chosen your lovely new wallpaper and you want to get hanging, but before you get out the paste and pasting table, you need to make sure you’ve got a good, blank canvas. Follow this simple guide to prepare your walls for wallpaper and you’ll be sure of an expert finish! Decorating isn’t […]

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