Ask The Experts2018-08-20T16:59:42+00:00

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.

Any Tips for Painting The Outside of My House?

We recently moved into our newly built house and it's now ready to be painted and decorated. We'd like to paint the outside walls first as the weather is perfect for such a job. We would really appreciate your help!

Need Help Revamping My Dream House

I'm just about to move into my dream home, and money is tight! I would like the ''designer look'' in my home but at the moment I just cant afford afford to hire someone. What can I do?

How To Prep Line Your Wall For Wallpapering

I need to seek your advice on papering a feature wall in my home, this wall was previously painted a while back. Also can you please recommend an easy to hang wallpaper brand?

How do I remove Mould?

I seem to have mould and some mildew around my window in my Bedroom and in the corner of my ceiling , how do i remove this and how do i stop this from happening again?

Spraying my Radiator Covers

I am just about to repaint my timber radiator covers and was wondering rather than just brushing or rolling the paint can I re-spray them? Do you know where I can ether buy or hire a spray gun?