Sissons Updates

How much paint do I need to cover a room?

Posted on Nov 18, 2015 in Sissons Updates

Measure the width of each wall and then add them all together. This is how you find the perimeter of the room, e.g. 20’+20’+12’+12’ = 64’ Then multiply the perimeter, by the height of the walls. This is how many square feet you have to cover, e.g. 64’x 8’ = 512 sq/ft One gallon of Sissons paint covers approximately 400-450 square feet. Therefore this room would require about 1.5 gallons of paint to cover. Be sure to purchase enough paint to completely cover the desired area.

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Creating a Flow

Posted on Nov 18, 2015 in Sissons Updates

As every homedecorating enthusiast is well aware, colour has an enormous impact within aspace. With the increasing number of new and remodelled homes reflecting openfloor plans, carefully considered colour schemes symbolize an integral part ofthe ambience within the home. Colour can be used to create a fashionablycohesive open-style…d home interior. When choosing a colour scheme, consider thefollowing: Fabricpatterns, existing furnishings, artwork or a favourite accessory are an idealstarting point for your colour scheme.   You can effectively blend an open space byincorporating a...

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To get a paint job that lasts, prep properly first

Posted on Nov 18, 2015 in Sissons Updates

Follow these expert tips to get a paint job that weathers the elements It’s fine to be house proud, and nothing shows it better than a couple of coats of fresh paint. But even the toughest exterior paint will probably fail before its time if it’s improperly applied or the surface isn’t prepped properly. Here’s some tips on how to prep before you paint as well as some paints that made our list of top paint picks. Before you paint: Protect the perimeter of your house. Tie back shrubs and tree limbs. Cover plantings, air conditioners, and exhaust vents with drop cloths. Scrub...

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10 Smart Ideas for Your Laundry Room Remodel

Posted on Nov 18, 2015 in Sissons Updates

While kitchens command prime real estate and design attention in a home, the laundry room, if you’re lucky to have one, is often carved out of awkward, leftover room. Most laundry rooms seem like large closets just for a washer and dryer and rarely take into account a workspace, storage, sinks for prerinsing or ergonomics. Don’t despair. Here are 10 ways to make your laundry room work better for you. 1. Raise your washer and dryer. Front-loading washers and dryers have become more prevalent than top-loading types, due to higher energy efficiency and their capacity to fit more dirty...

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ANSA Coatings Ltd holds annual awards for franchise holders

Posted on Jan 30, 2015 in Sissons Updates

ANSA Coatings Ltd is in expansionary mode this year and will be opening six new colour shops across the country.

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