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Upcycling your furniture

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Upcycling your furniture

A lick of paint is one of the quickest and easiest ways to update your home’s interior. That’s no different for furniture, which can be truly transformed by high quality chalk paint brushes. Whether you’re looking to revamp an old pine chest of drawers, an end table, bookshelf or a fabric chair, this guide will explain how to upcycle your furniture with chalk paint in eight steps. Upcycling Using Chalk Paint 1. Pick Your Brush When you’re using chalk paint, you’ll always get better results with the right paintbrush. Although you can use whatever you have lying around in your...

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Yes you can now paint tiles with Frenchic Al Fresco!

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Yes you can now paint tiles with Frenchic Al Fresco!

* NEWS * <3 <3 <3 We have the go ahead to be able to advise you that Frenchic Al Fresco can now be used to update those horrid old tiles you've been loathing but can't afford to replace! Hell yeah...get the brushes out!! Our wonderful chemists at the factory have been running vigorous tests painting ceramic tiles and we finally have the protocol and the definitive green light to officially announce that ceramic tiles can be painted with our Al Fresco Inside/Outside Range. Areas of high humidity and standing water, however, should be avoided, for example adjacent to showers or a tiled area...

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Kitchen Makeover using Frenchic Al Fresco

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Kitchen Makeover using Frenchic Al Fresco

Our kitchens are the one room in the house that gets used and abused on a daily basis. It's the hub, where we all congregate and share food, drink and stories.

It's the one room that estate agents will tell us can help sell a house and it's the one room where it's common place to spend thousands. 

But what if you haven't got thousands to spend? Does that mean that you have to put up with an outdated kitchen space? Not any more!

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