How to choose the right paint

Every room in the house can be different and have different needs. Read our how to on what paint to choose for various places and situations.

What you will need:

  • Paint of your choice (after reading more below)
  • Paint trays
  • Drop Cloths
  • High Quality Paint Rollers
  • Paint Brushes


  1. Each room has different sheen levels, use our guide below to decide what is best for your house.
  2. Ceilings work better with flat paints as they apply very easily and hide imperfections well.
  3. A great finish for walls are eggshell and satin finish paints. These paints are easy to clean while still giving a nice shine level to make the room look great!
  4. Semi-gloss and high-gloss paints are excellent for trim, skirting and accessories. The gloss helps them stand out while still being super durable and super easy to clean.
  5. Don’t forget, primer is important as a base before painting any finish. However, if you are looking to save money a Paint and Primer in 1 could be for you!
  6. Always consult the information on your paint tin, or your local DIY Depot to help calculate how much paint you will need to complete your paint project!

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