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Painters Pit Stop - Decorators Forum (The Forum for Paint Trade Professionals)

    1. Introduce yourself - New Members say hello here.

      Are you new to PPS, come say hello and tell us a bit about yourself and your business! Please read our 'Forum Guidelines' and 'Stickies'.
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      Latest: Hello all Jason Gunter, May 19, 2022 at 7:42 AM
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  1. Need a Quote from a Decorator? Sign Up NOW.

    This board is for property owners looking for a professional painter & decorator in the UK to work on a project they have.
    1. The Pit Stop - General Paint Trade Discussion.

      Anything paint related that doesn't fit in the forum sections below.
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      Latest: Removing paint from clothes Samdex, May 18, 2022 at 12:48 PM
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    2. Industry News

      What's going on in the paint industry? Important stuff!
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      Latest: New Benjamin Moore Fast Sanding Primer cpb, May 18, 2022 at 7:41 PM
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    3. Showcase - show us your work.

      Show & Tell. All projects are worthy don't you know!
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      Latest: H/S/L with plenty of prep needed Jason Gunter, May 14, 2022 at 7:30 AM
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    4. Preparation - how to do it.

      The biggest part of any job - from laying a dust sheet to paint removal to washing down to filling and sanding etc.
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      Latest: Toupret quick dry filler Slinger, May 17, 2022 at 8:10 PM
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    5. Wallcoverings - and related topics.

      Wallpaper, tools needed, setting out etc.
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      Latest: Ohh get her greenpainting, May 17, 2022 at 7:32 PM
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    6. Special Effects

      Graining, Marbling, Sponging, Dragging, Ragging, Faux and Sign-writing - A forum dedicated to special effects.
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      Latest: an old bird Teho, May 11, 2022
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    7. The Review Centre - reviews of tools & products.

      Honest and personal reviews of the tools & products at our disposal.
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    8. "TooledUp" - Tools/Materials of the Trade.

      Tools/Materials - Who's got what, what is best, problems and advantages with your kit, storage etc?!
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      Latest: Fossa Microsilk Microfibre 4" Roller decoratingdirect, May 19, 2022 at 12:12 PM
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    9. Caring for the Environment

      Paint Disposal and other environmental issues.
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      Latest: Getting rid of trade waste Gazza, Apr 19, 2022
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    10. Spray Painting

      Application techniques, types of machine, tip sizes, servicing your own unit, problems etc.
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      Latest: Graco GX21: The Movie :-) Wayners, May 19, 2022 at 12:19 PM
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    1. Take a Break - off topic stuff.

      It's Tea Break - a place to chat about anything other than paint or the job in hand.
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      Latest: price of fuel rising Peter Humphreys, May 16, 2022 at 12:48 PM
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    2. The Graffiti Wall - jokes 'n' lifes funny side.

      Jokes and the funny side of life, try to keep it non offensive. Warning: Enter at your own risk; don't complain if you do go in!
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      Latest: Another Meme mistcoat, May 18, 2022 at 6:39 PM
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    3. Site Suggestions/Questions

      Got an idea for us or a problem with the site? Let us know here.
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      Latest: Decals Buckers, Jun 14, 2021
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