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Paint and Wall Covering Renovation Guide

Last modified: 2019/06/26 | Approximate reading time 4 mins

When it comes to interior transformations and renovations, walls are one of the first elements that come to mind. They are often one of the least expensive renovations, and many people decide to complete the work themselves. 

Having published several articles about this subject on our home renovation blog, we've decided to gather everything in the same place so that you can have easier access to this content. 

If you are planning an interior or exterior painting project, or any project relating to your home's walls, here is a list of articles that you should check out: 

Paint: techniques and products

Everyone has repainted the walls of their apartment or their bedroom at one point. This is a relatively easy task. However, there are several techniques as well as important information to know about the different products that are available, to make sure that the results are optimal.

Fauteuils modernes devant panneaux muraux

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Wall covering materials: the different options

Besides paint, there are several other wall covering materials that are used to enhance walls and protect the surfaces. To get a better idea of the options that are available and to learn about the characteristics, the maintenance techniques and the average prices of materials, here are a few articles that you can consult:

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Mouldings: materials and maintenance

Mouldings are used to create a junction between the walls and ceilings. They can also be employed purely for decorative purposes. To learn more about the prices, the different materials and the maintenance techniques, check out this article:

Maison de briques

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Interior and exterior masonry

Brick and stone are materials that never go out of style and that are used both indoors and outdoors. These materials are durable, very resistant and generally easy to maintain.   It's also a great way to improve the value of your house or condo.  The following articles will tell you more: 

Cuisine toute blanche

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Kitchen backsplashes

Backsplashes are there to protect the part of the wall that is located between the countertop and the upper cabinets. They also make the surface easier to clean. Backsplashes can be made from different materials:

Exterior siding

Exterior siding is used for aesthetical purposes, but it also helps protect the home's structure. Therefore, its role is very important. You can choose between different materials, each having their own characteristics.

Wall installation and renovation

When you launch a wall transformation project, you may have to make a few repairs or even modifications to the partitions. The following articles will guide you on this subject:

Salon avec murs de style japonais

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Home renovation guides

We have prepared several guides about different home decor styles that are popular right now. These guides talk about furniture, layouts, colours, textures and also, wall coverings : 

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