Painting a house? We have put together a handy shopping list of the must-have items.
Don’t forget the preparation can be the difference between a great paint job and an average job
Gap filler – around doors/windows/skirtings
Plaster filler – for holes or cracks in walls
Sandpaper / Scourer
Brushes, rollers, tray, extension
Anti-mould additive – for wet areas
House Paint for Main Rooms
Walls- low sheen water based paint
Ceiling – flat water based paint
House Paint for Wet Areas – Laundry, bathrooms etc.
Semi-gloss acrylic paints with anti-mould additive
Skirting Boards, Cupboard Doors, Doors and Windows
Bare Timber – prime and undercoat then topcoat with water based or oil based enamel (for best durability and ease of cleaning)
Stain then clear coat (best with solvent based)
Check out some of our house paint products here