RMDecor Solutions

Painting and Decorating

Specialists in Professional Decorative Finishes

Gilding Wax

Add a metallic touch to your painted furniture with Gilding Wax. Apply to ornate carvings and mouldings to enhance texture and detailing. You can stencil, use plastic gloves, or just your finger to create gilded shapes, lines and designs. Gilding leaves you painted furniture looking creative and with a heritage look. Gilding waxes are used…

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Custom Furniture Painting Services

Do you have furniture in your home that is in great shape but doesn’t match your decor? Did you inherit a beautiful family heirloom but again, doesn’t match your decor? If either of these questions you’re saying yes to, it might be time to contact Roy from RM Décor Solutions. I offer custom painting services…

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Update your kitchen cabinet doors, by Hand Painting

If you still enjoy your kitchen layout and your kitchen cabinets are still in good condition, why waste time and money on replacing them? Simply repainting your kitchen doors and units will change the look and feel of your kitchen immediately. Change your kitchen from traditional to modern within a few days from start to…

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How does hand painted compare to spray/factory finish?

Spray finish can look like plastic – due to the way the paint is applied along with a lacquer, it can look almost fake. Spray finish cannot be repaired – you cant simply sand down and re-apply paint to the damaged area. Spray finish more easily chips – with a spray finish the paint can…

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Kitchen Units / Furniture Painting – Warranty / Protection cover?

I do offer a 12-month warranty on all my work. The limited warranty does not cover chipping caused by accidental dropping or banging of any object against the painted surfaces, repetitive sliding or scraping of an object across the cabinet surface, (i.e slide-out drawers, trash cans, cabinet door hardware or pet damage. The Limited warranty…

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Consider using a Professional Furniture Painter

Considering Furniture Painting, it’s a cost to achieve a professional look. Considering how furniture refurbishing is becoming one of the worthwhile processes out there, understanding the entire process profoundly is important before taking the plunge. There is no dearth of people mismatching the terms of furniture refinishing and furniture painting, and they end up worsening…

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My beef with time wasters looking for free quotes

When you decide to get works done on your property and require a free quotation take this into account. Next time you call a self-employed tradesman for a quote, and he or she gives you one and you think WOW that’s expensive! Remember this. They have given up a couple of hours of time and…

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Arroworthy Rembrandt Beavertail Paint Brushes

Over the years as a specialist furniture painter I have used various manufacturers brushes, from Hamiltons’s to Purdy. All of these are good, but the application of paint, always felt a bit scratchy when applying paints as the bristles seem a bit hard. I have recently come across a company called Arroworthy Brushes and tried a…

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Little and green oil-based undercoat and eggshell paint is a poor product

I was recently asked by a client to paint her kitchen units. She chose a colour called Pompeian Ash grey which is a dark grey/green with an oil-based finish. As a painter and decorator for over 40 years, I would say this product is the worst paint I have ever used. Let me explain my…

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Why does my external wood work turn silver/grey?

In warm sunny climates or cooler climates with little rain, exposed wood can weather to a soft, silver-grey colour. This colour change is due to the degraded lignin being washed out of the wood by moisture. The fibres that remain on the wood surface are high in cellulose content, are whitish to grey in colour,…

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