How to paint a fridge with blackboard paint

15th February 2018

Do you want to renew the appearance of your appliances? If they still work perfectly, but have become yellowed with the passage of time, this tutorial will show you how to paint a fridge with our blackboard spray paint and you will see how quickly you can revitalise One of our Spanish bloggers had a small fridge that had seen better days. As it still worked ok, they decided to give it a quick makeover using blackboard paint and in addition, they gave it an on trend update by painting the handle with a gold spray paint. Seeing the “before

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how to use chalk paint to give plastic toys a new life

How to upcycle plastic toys with Pinty Plus spray paint

25th January 2018

Do you struggle to know what to do with the toys that your children no longer use? With this tutorial you will learn how to recycle toys with Pintyplus spray paint. You will be surprised how quickly and easily it is to give them a second life… It’s inevitable that children grow out of toys eventually and particularly just after Christmas when their attentions turn to their new gifts and older ones begin to fade into the background.   So that they do not accumulate in house we have two options: Donate them to charities to benefit other children Recycle

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Pantene Ultra Violet 2018 combined with pale pink

How to decorate with Ultra Violet, the colour of 2018

17th January 2018

Pantone Color Institute has announced that the Ultra Violet will be the color of 2018. However, this purple tone is not easy to work in to your home’s colour scheme. If you want to know how to use it in your home, do’nt miss these ideas… Every year, the Pantone company announces the colors that will be trends in fashion, beauty and decoration. In 2018, this institution of color has opted for a bold tone: Ultra Violet. This color is characterized by being original, naive, provocative and reflective, but also because it is not an easy colour when it comes

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Transform your Christmas tree with spray paint

7th December 2017

Do you fancy a different colour theme for your Christmas decorations this year? In the following video tutorial you can learn how to transform your Christmas tree with Pintyplus spray paint. You will be surprised how easy it is! Our friend and blogger  Almudena from Mrs. Cricket shows us how to decorate the kind of typical artificial tree that many of us have stored in the loft or attic and turn it into a unique centrepiece for your festive decor. Materials to decorate a Christmas tree     Pintyplus universal primer or Pintyplus plastic primer     PintyPlus Chalk Paint spray in turquoise

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Christmas upcycling ideas with spray paint

6th December 2017

Many people have already started decorating their homes for Christmas and if you are looking for some new ideas we have some environmentally and budget friendly upcycling ideas which use our spray paints. Hanger for photos and holiday cards For this DIY, oven shelves have been transformed into a stylish industrial look hanger for photos and Christmas cards. To do this upcycle Pintyplus Tech galvanic primer spray was used to cover the rusty areas and Pintyplus Evolution as a top coat to provide the colour. Image from dekorella.hu   Christmas tree DIY On a walk through the countryside or the

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How to Recycle Cabinet Doors on a Vintage Chalkboard

29th October 2017

Do you have an old cabinet door and do not know what to do with it? With this step by step tutorial you will learn how to recycle cupboard doors to transform them into a practical and decorative vintage style chalkboard. You may have just renovated your kitchen cabinet doors and do not know what to do with them. Or maybe it’s the same as our blogger Cristina, who found an abandoned door and could not resist turning it into an upcycling project.   materials Pintyplus Chalk Paint spray Pintyplus spray chalkboard paint Pintyplus spray wax Wooden trim or ornament

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Spraying glass candle holders

25th October 2017

We recently spotted Sharon from Pica Pica Home‘s fantastic transformation of some glass candle holders on Twitter and so we wanted to find out more about what inspired the project and how she did it. Sharon says… “Upcycling, reuse, rework, revamp, whatever you prefer to call it is something I love to do. It’s addictive. I’m an addict!   Most people have unloved pieces in their home that are usually busy doing their job,  practical but not pretty. That’s where upcycling comes in. With the right products it’s easy to transform a piece from woe to wow. You only have

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Our chalk paint colours

11th October 2017

If you are trying to decide which colour to buy for your next project, we have put together a short guide with examples below, where appropriate we have also linked to our Pinterest boards so you can see a wider range of items sprayed with a particular colour to get a more balanced view of how it may look on your project. All our spray cans come supplied with the original Spanish name, but we have listed the English translation where applicable too. Please note variations in image processing and computer screens mean examples shown are our best guide rather

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Creating granite effect with spray paint

20th September 2017

This tutorial will show you how to create a granite effect plant stand using a lamp shade and a wooden base. Vincent, one of our French bloggers, shows us how to use spray paint to create a granite effect. This technique is very decorative and simple to do, as you will discover! Materials for granite effect plant stand     Pintyplus Evolution spray paint in black and white colors.     Lamp shade     Wood disc     Brush     Adhesive Steps to make a plant stand with granite effect spray paint For this project we are using a lamp shade as the base of our

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Spray painted pencils with pompoms

20th September 2017

Do you fancy a spot of colour to brighten up your desk? In this tutorial we’ll guide you through the steps to make your own DIY pencils with wool pompoms and as a bonus you will only need recycled materials and our spray paints. Materials Needed for Colourful Pencils     Various colors of Pintyplus Evolution spray paint     Pencils -new or old-     Large tin can     Wool for pompoms    Glue gun and glue sticks Masking tape Step by step to make your DIY pencil There is nothing simpler than making a colourful pencil using spray paint. You can use

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