Leon Guthrie

Best Paint Sprayers Reviewed 2020

Do you ever get bored with just using a paintbrush or a roller? DIY and decorating is a thoroughly satisfying task, especially when it’s finished, but it is fair to say that the act of painting can err towards the laborious instead of the fun. Obviously, a paint sprayer exists for more reasons than just … Read More

Best Paintbrushes Reviewed 2020

When it comes to DIY and decorating around the home, the first and most straightforward thing that comes to mind (unless you live in a rental property, or have very lenient landlords) is a splash of paint. You could, theoretically, spend hours picking out the perfect colour schemes, specific paints, statement walls, choose between different … Read More

Best Paint Stripper for Wood Reviewed 2020

When we think about home decoration and renovations, one of the first things you might start thinking about and researching is what colour or finish you’re going to get. We’ve all been there, planning out our dream home aesthetics (after all, isn’t that what The Sims is for?). However, just remember that home decorating is … Read More

Best Undercoat Paint Reviewed 2020

When it’s time to spruce something up in your home with a fresh coat of paint, the temptation is always going to be there to jump right in and splash that bold colour on the walls, ceiling, skirting boards. But, hold your horses, because to make sure your colours are going to stand out and … Read More

Best Stove Paint Reviewed 2020

It’s been a peculiar summer, without a doubt, but the nights are once again drawing in. This being the UK, that means that sooner or later temperatures are sure to start dropping like nobody’s business, and it may well be time to start thinking about cranking up the heating. If you’re someone who owns the … Read More

Best Masonry Paint Reviewed 2020

For many, a home can be one of the most important and valuable assets you ever own. Of course, that’s where the relevance and utility of DIY, decoration and renovation comes in – for one, you want to ensure that the house you live in is a pleasant place to be, but secondly there may … Read More

Best MDF Paint Reviewed 2020

Medium Density Fibreboard, more frequently referred to as MDF (because the full name is a bit of a mouthful, if we’re honest), is a cheap and wonderfully versatile composite for a wide range of woodworking applications. At its core, it’s a very simple thing – wood fibres are mixed with resin before being heated and … Read More

Best Plastic Paint Reviewed 2020

Life in plastic, it’s fantastic. Immortally iconic words uttered by now legendary pop musicians many years ago. Plastic makes up so very many of the day to day essentials we couldn’t live without. Single use plastic is something we’re all making a concerted effort to reduce our consumption of, but nonetheless, there are still a … Read More

Best Paint Rollers Reviewed 2020

Let’s face it, it can seem like very slow going if you’re using a paintbrush on a larger project. For some, getting a smooth finish with brushes can be a more difficult time – plus, there’s always the risk of having problems with your paintbrush bristles and having them detach from the handle, leaving you … Read More

Best Metal Paint Reviewed 2020

You can paint just about anything these days. There are specialist products designed to cover just about any surface, which of course extends to metal paint. No, this is not an article about paint with a healthy respect for Iron Maiden, Metallica, Black Sabbath and the other pioneers (although there might be a potential gap … Read More