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Paint your Patio and Other Summer Ideas

Summer is Coming – Patio Update Time

Without a word of warning, summer is headed our way and fast! Once again its time to put on the shorts and swimsuits, run through the sprayers, relax by the pool and keep the kids topped up with suntan lotion and cool drinks with lots of ice ๐Ÿ™‚But in order to best enjoy the summer […]

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Hammer Guide from Hot Pot Hardware

Choose The Right Hammer for the Job

It’s not too hard to get or use the wrong hammer when doing home DIY. But it can make all the difference if you use the right one first time. We stock a wide range of brands and types of hammer here at Hot Pot Paint and Hardware in Vereeniging, so we thought we would […]

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Steel Symphony 2, Dulux Colour of the Year 2017

Dulux Colour of the Year 2017 โ€“ Steel Symphony 2

In the words of Dulux…”Dulux’s 2017 Colour of the Year is Steel Symphony 2. Perfectly capturing the mood of the moment, it’s a timeless and versatile blue that takes on a different characteristic depending on the light and colour combination situation.Blue is the colour of life, it’s the ink we write with, the clothes we […]

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Stain or Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Kitchen Cabinets – Paint or Stained?

It pretty much comes down to personal taste and how your existing or made over kitchen looks with the finished result, but choosing to paint or stain existing cabinets is a good way to save money on replacing the whole thing.There are thousands of pages on the web showing you how to touch up kitchen […]

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Living Room Colour Design

Sky Blue to Orange or a Soft Pink, what colours work well in a living room?

We spend quite a bit of our waking hours in the living room of our homes. So when it comes to selecting the paint colour, it should be something that we take a little time over. It’s easy to slap on some eggshell, off white or a beige, but thinking about the layout of your […]

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5 Top Kitchen Design Tips

Kitchen Confidential – The 5 Essentials You Must Consider in Kitchen Design

They say that a way to a man’s heart is via his stomach. Perhaps this is why the Kitchen has been seen for generations as the heart of a good home. Times may be changing and the men may be doing as much (or even more) cooking than the women these days, but the fact […]

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The Plascon Colours

The Plascon Colour Chart

The Plascon Colour Range is vast. With tinting becoming more and more popular and the direction that the company is moving, you can pretty much choose whatever colour you like. The standard colours in the Plascon Palette are amazing though and we particularly love the Micatex Colour Choices.Here is a Sample below of the Plascon […]

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7 Simple Tips for Painting Your Bathroom

7 Simple Tips for Painting Your Bathroom

Looking to start a bathroom make over project? Perhaps you want a simple new and fresh look? You do not have to always go full out and replace and remodel everything. Sometimes a nice fresh coat or two of paint is all that is required. You can add some soft furnishings if you wish, change […]

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How to Paint Interior Door with Dulux Enamel

How to Paint an Interior Door with Dulux Enamel Paint

You can download a handy cheat sheet at the end of this article to help remind you.. Read on for more ๐Ÿ™‚11 Steps to the Perfect Paint Finish on your Interior DoorsIts all in the preparation! Make sure you follow our handy tips below and you will have a great looking door using Dulux Enamel. […]

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Stoep Care

For the Love of Your Stoep

Does Your Stoep Need Some Love?We often pay attention to the inside of our homes and keep them fresh and updated, but we often neglect the outside space, except for repainting walls and gutters from time to time.But one part of the home that often ends up neglected is the beloved Porch, or Stoep as […]

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