Unsure about a particular surface you need to paint? Here’s a comprehensive guide on most types of paint problems you may encounter for both interior and exterior paint jobs.
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    Your top 5 paint questions answered

    By Michaela Stehr | Dec 06, 2016
    If you love transforming your home with paint, but need some help with the technical side of things, we’re here to assist. Your top 5 paint questions answered.
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    Plaster your walls properly

    By Michaela Stehr | Nov 10, 2016
    Need to plaster your interior walls but have no clue where to start? Stop. Breathe. And read this rundown on everything you need for creating seamless, smooth finishes with RhinoLite’s comprehensive range of gypsum plasters.
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    WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO WATERPROOF?

    By Plascon SA | Oct 27, 2016
    The right time for waterproofing areas depends on the region, climate and type of problem you might be experiencing. In general, waterproofing during the incorrect season or time of day causes product or application failures.
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    10 common paint questions on every DIYer's lips

    By Michaela Stehr | Mar 03, 2016
    Whether you need advice on how to paint over brick or want to know which the best paint is to transform your old cupboard doors, we round up ten of your most burning paint-related questions.
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    Paint over red and create smooth walls

    By Michaela Stehr | Feb 12, 2016
    From how to paint over red – a notoriously hard colour to cover to how to fill holes made from shelving, Plascon answers your DIY questions.
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    MOISTURE IN MY BATHROOM! NOW WHAT?

    By Plascon SA | Aug 05, 2014
    The problem seems to be a leak in the wall of my shower. Can I repair water damage, rising damp or moisture caused by pipes in the walls, or is it something that the experts should look at?
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    WATERPROOFING & COMMON PROBLEMS

    By Plascon SA | May 27, 2014
    The following Waterproofing DIY Guide offers step-by-step instructions for waterproofing external plastered surfaces, exterior walls and face brick walls.
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    REMOVING PAINT DIY AND FAQ

    By Evan Kotton | Sep 25, 2013
    The following FAQs and removing paint DIY guide offer simple steps for removing paint from brick, removing paint from glass, removing paint from wood and removing paint from metal door handles.
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    DIY Handy painting tips and techniques!

    By Plascon SA | Jun 17, 2013
    Prior to painting your walls a new colour, it is important to paint a white basecoat beforehand. Especially when your original colour is yellow!
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