Posts Tagged ‘radiator’

Painting a room

Posted in 'How-to' Guides, Painting and Papering on September 23rd, 2010 by Julian Cassell – Be the first to comment

When painting a room, ventilation is vital, so have windows open to provide a good flow of fresh air. Before starting work, try to remove as much furniture from the room as possible. Anything that is left should be covered with dust sheets to protect from overspray, drips and dust. Surfaces should be well prepared before painting. Holes should be filled and all surfaces sanded and cleaned down. read more »

Painting old radiators

Posted in Home Improvement Advice, The Guardian on June 20th, 2010 by Julian Cassell – Be the first to comment

Space solves

Painting old radiators

The Guardian, Saturday 24 October 2009

My 40-year-old radiators work fine, but the paint has peeled in places. I want to avoid the cost of new ones or putting expensive covers round them. What can I do? read more »