T-Rifik Painters | blogs and trends

Three tools every beginner painter needs to have

You may be super excited about painting your new home or painting your house for the first time, but let’s focus on where we need to start. Here are some tools for beginner painters that are absolutely essential. This is your very first DIY project, so you may very...

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The Psychological Effects of Colour on Mood

When we are going through the exciting process of deciding what colour to paint that feature wall next or the colour of your new home, we choose based on our preferences. However, have you stopped to think about the effects of paint colour on mood? Pablo Picasso once...

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Trends for 2018 – painting and the modern age

Contemporary times are changing, and so are you. Which means your living space should be changing, too. 2018 is predicted to the year for modern age house painting, and these three colour palettes attempt to capture this. Connecting people through colour What is life...

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How often should you paint the exterior of your house?

In our sunny South Africa, the paint on the exterior of your house is at risk of being damaged. We’ve got you covered if you are unsure about how to maintain it! How often you should paint depends on a few factors: Remember the quality of paint you used on the...

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2018 Colour Trends For Feature Walls

2018 Colour Trends For Feature Walls Be bold this new year! We know it is said at the start of every year, but let’s focus on ways to make 2018 your year of fantastic design, bold colours, and a space that is homier than ever. We had a look at some paint colours that...

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Ways to boost your home’s value for resale.

Ways to boost your home’s value for resale. Are you in the market to sell your beloved home? This can be an exciting time in the lives of many people, as the sale of a home generally means a move to either something better or overseas for a new adventure. It can be a...

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The importance of using good quality paint.

The importance of using good quality paint. Paint has been around for years, with a form of paint first being invented in 1718 and early cavemen using their own kind of paint for cave paintings hundreds of years ago. Paint has evolved over the years in texture and...

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The Amazing Effect of a Feature Wall in Your Home.

The Amazing Effect of a Feature Wall in Your Home. Walls are no longer a place to simply hang your family photographs. Nowadays we are more adventurous with colour and the excitement and life that this brings into a space. Pinterest and Instagram offer daily...

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Woodwork Maintenance: Get your Woodwork Summer Ready!

Woodwork Maintenance: Get your Woodwork Summer Ready! With spring around the corner, we are starting to see the sun a little more each day and beginning to smell the spring flowers. It’s the perfect time to sit outside on our wooden decks, soaking up the sun. It’s...

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Refresh Your Kitchen Space.

Refresh Your Kitchen Space. A simple Pinterest search for kitchens will give you an array of gorgeously laid out and perfectly defined kitchens, which possibly make you a little jealous. Why is it that everyone else’s kitchen looks so glam, and yours doesn’t, you may...

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