Yearly Archive: 2013

Go Dark – Colour Scheme Colac

December 17, 2013Don’t Be Afraid of The Dark White, Light, Bright – Larger, Bigger, more Space.  We have this crazy, concept, embedded into our brains that to make a room look bigger we must use White on everything. It all started with the Dulux ‘White on White’ Colour Palette that invaded everyone’s homes around 7 years ago,...
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Paintright Colac Sizzling Summer Tip

December 12, 2013To paint the exterior of your home it is very important to do the preparation properly, 99% of paint failures are due to poor preparation. To increase the quality of your  exterior paints—washing down regularly (yearly) will decrease the chance of  the surface breaking down When ready to paint– wash down using sugar soap and...
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It’s better to give than receive

December 1, 2013We recently attended a Paintright Conference attended by other Paintright and Bristol stores and suppliers like Haymes Paints, PPG, Rokset, Hichem, Quantum Timber finishes, Recochem. Unipro, Oldfields,Vision Wallcoverings and many more. As well as the usual information gathering, networking and team building sessions , Dale and Trish from Paintright Colac participated in what they described...
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New Trends

November 15, 2013Haymes paint has launched its inspiring 2014 Colour Expressions Forecast with four themes based on global trends in interior design. Paintright Colac’s Tanya Barry joined Haymes Paint at its new colour palette launch and she is excited about the trend forecast which will give homeowners new ideas to revamp their interiors and exteriors. The Haymes...
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Colac Exterior Colour Tips

November 10, 2013When deciding to paint the exterior of your home, wether for selling, upgrading the current colour scheme or repaint due to repairing- there is a few things to consider.  The age of your home- Is it heritage listed or you would like to keep a heritage/ traditional theme. (see blog on heritage)  The condition of...
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Dare to Design Colac

September 30, 2013September 21st was the launch of Australias first Dare to Design held at our local Garden and Lifestyle Expo. Contestants were given criteria to follow after a selection committee chose the final three teams. Working in conjunction with local businesses and media, contestants built together their room concepts to show outstanding results on the day....
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Fashionable Colour Schemes, Trends and Styles Colac

September 19, 2013The Way U Were Haymes Colour Palette ‘The Way U Were’ has Gorgeous colours to work with, they are similar to pastels but not as washed out or as bright – more chalky muted earthy tones. Colour with more stance but still soft and subtle enough to create a relaxing comfortable feel to a space....
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Spray Guns Colac

July 11, 2013There are many options when it comes to applying Haymes paint around your home, Spraying can make your paint job a lot easier when using the Wagner Spray Guns. Paintright Colac offers a complete range of Wagner power painting and spray equipment for the smallest painting project around the house to the largest commercial and...
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Wallpaper In Colac

June 20, 2013To Stylize – Is to Wallpaper! There are so many wallpaper designs to choose from at PaintRight Colac. Gorgeous Patterns and designs in all types of styles – from soft neutral tones to textural designs to vibrant contrasting colours. You will fall in love with how these Wall Coverings can drastically change the look and...
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