Ask The Experts
Whether you’re a seasoned painter or just starting out, there is always something new to learn! Here Pat McDonnell Paints, our customers often ask us for our advice on paint, DIY and home decor. In our Ask The Experts section, we have created lots of helpful guides to answer some of the most common (and some not-so-common) questions that we have received. If you have a DIY questions, please feel free to get in touch or leave a comment under any of the below blog posts – we will answer them ASAP.
My walls are full of blisters even after I’ve painted them, what’s causing this and how can I fix it?
Need advice on wallpaper? From lining to pasting, this in depth guide covers all of the tricky areas of wallpapering.
I wish to seek your advice on painting my old pine table and chairs. What preparation do I need to do and which paint products are best to use?
Can I paint over the ceramic tile in my bathroom? And if so, how do I go about it?
I need help deciding on a colour scheme for my new house, my time is limited and it’s an expensive process. Any advice you have would be great cheers!
I want to paint my ceilings but not sure how to go about it, can you give me any advice? Thank you!
My bathroom ceiling has got mildew on it, when i wash it off it reoccurs a month or two later. Which paint product is best to solve this problem?
We recently bought a house and we don’t like the exterior dark brown pvc windows, is it possible to paint them white?
Finished painting? Follow our guide to cleaning and storing paintbrushes – the environmentally friendly way!
I have old rusty exterior gates and railings that need painting. Can you please give me the heads up on prep & a durable product?