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USING IT ALL UP

29 Jan 2016
When you are close to finishing your painting project, take a quick look in your paint can—how much paint is left?...
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PAINTING A PALISADE FENCE

29 Jan 2016
To protect and decorate a palisade fence exposed to weather conditions is quite a task which requires extensive preparation and an adequate paint system, particularly in order to obtain the required product performance for at least the next 7-10years. Asking for a 20- year maintenance free system is a bit optimistic when considering the harsh weather conditions in South Africa...
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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

29 Jan 2016
Some types of paint – particularly old gloss paint found mainly on metalwork and in pre-war buildings – may contain lead as a pigment. But properly handled, paintwork with lead need not be a danger...
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HOW TO CLEAN UP SAFELY AFTER PAINTING

29 Jan 2016
Water-based paints Here is a comprehensive guide to the best and safest way of cleaning up after using either...
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LEAD EDUCATIONAL POSTER

29 Jan 2016
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TIPS BEFORE YOU START PAINTING

29 Jan 2016
1. Buy only enough paint to do the job Recent studies have shown that between 10% to 15% of...
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HOW TO TRANSPORT PAINT SAFELY

29 Jan 2016
Every effort should be made to transport paint safely and responsibly...
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STUBBORN PAINT CHIPPED AWAY WITH PLASTER

29 Jan 2016
QUESTION So the actual problem I need to sort out is that where some of the stubborn paint was chipped away so was some of the plaster. I now have a lot of small indentations I would like to repair. I would like to know what product should I use and what procedure would be the simplest and most cost effective?
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PAINT WISE: BUY THE RIGHT SIZE

29 Jan 2016
We always buy too much paint for the job. Studies show that between 10% to 15% of paint bought...
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BASIC PAINTING TIPS & SURFACE PREPARATION

29 Jan 2016
Depending on the state of the walls in the room to be painted, there will be surface preparation requirements needed prior to applying any paint system...
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