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DECORATE DIY VIDEOS

revamp a table
In this DIY video, we show you how to revamp a plain timber table to create a designer piece of furniture. First, measure the table and cut a piece of timber veneer or craft ply to size. Use a sharp new blade and a steel ruler as a guide. Spray th...
Paint a door
The selection of paint, colour and technique that your door is painted with, can dramatically improve the entry of any space.    Here are a few tips that will help you create a lasting first impression in any room or home.    Firstly det...
Paint The Exterior Of A House
House exteriors are exposed to constant and differing weather conditions on a daily basis, so they require additional considerations than painting internal walls.  Preparing a wall for painting a wall should take half a day to a day, depending on w...
Paint interior
Get a perfect finish everytime.  As a general rule, flat paint is used for ceilings, low sheen or matt used for walls and gloss is reserved for woodwork. The condition of your wall and sheen level of the paint you select will determine which brush...
Paint interior
Make painting easier every step of the way.  Use a paint mixer to break up small pockets of pigment to ensure an even paint colour. A paint can opener wont make a mess or damage the paint tin when opening.  Try a disposable paint tray liner will s...
Paint interior trim
Set up right for your own safety, ensuring no young children or pregnant women are in the house and the room is well ventilated.  Proper preparation will save you time later with an easier clean up.  These easy hints and tips to painting trim will...
paint interior walls
Overlap the cornice paint with the wall paint for a really clean join.  Start painting in the left hand corner if you're right handed, because that's the way your arm works.  For your safety, never step past the second top rung of your ladder.  Ma...
feature wall
We show you how to paint a feature wall in your home to add contrast and improve the interior of your home. "I like a lot of white walls. They’re cooling in summer and make your home feel larger. But sometimes a feature wall painted in a single ri...
hang picture on the wall
We show you how to hang a picture on your wall using screws and picture wire. "Hanging a picture on a wall is an easy DIY job that many people find themselves faced with when decorating the home. There’s an art to hanging art. But there are two ke...