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The concrete floor in this showroom has been ground and painted with the extremely hard wearing Wattyl Epinamel DTS680 in N65 Graphite Grey.Read More
Staff in the Port Lincoln store have transformed an area of the new shop into a prestige car garage.Read More
This Ford Falcon XD Phase 5 is in the process of being restored to its former glory with Wattyl Colourthane C-Series GlossRead More
Pro Deck from Wattyl is the latest in water based Decking technology that lasts up to 3 times longer than conventional decking oils.Read More
This "antique" dog wash is one of the more unusual items to be painted that the team at Murphy's World of Colour in Bairnsdale store have seen!Read More
Murphy's World of Colour (Crowies Bairnsdale) have been supplying Wattyl industrial coating systems for Kennedy Trailers and achieving great resultsRead More
Traditionally two part Builders Bog is used to fill deep holes in exterior substrates. In cold weather however problems can be encountered when filling damp surfaces as the moisture can interfere with the adhesion of the bog to the substrate. There is an alternative product available to overcome this potential issue.Read More
Terrazzo is a composite material consisting of chips of marble, quartz, granite or glass (aggregate) in a cementitious mix and is generally used on floors and walls of bathrooms (including shower recesses) and laundries. It is a very dense, highly polished and extremely durable material that was used extensively during the 1960's. It has since fallen out of favour and many renovators are looking at options to update their homes. This includes painting the terrazzo.Read More
Old, tired looking aluminium boats can have their appearance enhanced and lifespan extended with a new paint job that can easily be done as a DIY project. (photographs courtesy of Norglass Marine Paints)Read More
Painting laminate or melamine cupboard doors is an inexpensive way to refresh the appearance of kitchens and bathrooms. It is critical however that the surfaces are thoroughly prepared to ensure the desired results are achieved.Read More