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Invest in Your Decorating Tools in 2017

Painting the Outside of A Home

Hamilton - Tools for the garden

Exterior Painting: A Comprehensive How-To Guide from Hamilton

Masonry and Exterior Painting: Top Tips for the Warmer Months

Hamilton New Performance Cutting-in Brush

Laying-Off Brushes: Techniques and Uses

A Look at the Differences Between Perfection and Prestige

Hamilton Prestige Synthetic Sash Brush

Working With Synthetic Paint Brushes

Ways of Dealing with Paint Spillages on Different Surfaces

A Guide to Painting Non-Wooden Surfaces

Working With Water Based Gloss - Painting a Door

Common Problems When Decorating in Colder Weather

A Guide to Painting Wooden Surfaces

Vessels, Sleeves & Frames: The correct roller system for the task

The Hamilton Guide to Preparing and Painting a Door

The Best Order When Painting a Room

How to Roller a Wall & Avoid The Framing Effect

Choosing the Correct Paint Brush and Aftercare

Working with Water Based Gloss - Getting the Best Results

Painting a Door Frame

Painting a Wall Techniques- Cutting In

Windows: A Top Class Finish Needs a Great Start

Preparing a door frame for painting

Protect your flooring and carpets when painting skirting

Buying & Using Oval Paint Brushes For Optimal Painting

How To Best Paint A Ceiling

How to prepare walls for painting

How to clean your painting tools

So Many Brushes and Rollers; Which Tool for Your Job?