Articles in the category Exterior property maintenance

Farrow & Ball Great Outdoors Competition


Decorate your door for a winning chance Be introduced to fabulous Farrow & Ball paints and be in with a chance to win wellies & more! It sounds like win win to us. Farrow & Ball have launched their Great Outdoors competition to find the most beautifully painted exterior door. To be in with a chance...
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Juniper-ash in Melton Business Awards 2012


Juniper-ash is now award nominated decorating service Juniper-ash Decorating is a finalist for local awards having only just celebrated 1st birthday.   Really excited as I am a finalist in the Melton Business Awards 2012! I have been nominated for Best New Business and am looking forward to attending the gala dinner and presentation event at the Pera...
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Making spaces beautiful


Juniper-ash Decorating offers a full range of property maintenance services. Inside or outside juniper-ash can make spaces beautiful. A recent project was a very tired and neglected garage door. The original oil based paint had completely broken down and what had once been a smooth painted metal door was now a broken, cracked and flaking...
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First impressions


The front door takes staring roll when it comes to making that first impression and sadly it is often neglected. Flaking paint, rotting trims, broken door furniture all present themselves for close inspection as your guests wait patiently on your threshold. The most iconic of front doors is 10 Downing Street the headquarters of Her...
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Bentons rebranding – Melton Mowbray


Bentons Estate Agent in Melton Mowbray has been rebranding. A new contemporary logo, beautiful singe and classy colour scheme have been designed and co-ordinated by Ketchup Marketing and has given Bentons offices in the centre of Melton a fab new feel for the housing market of the 21st century. I was approached to complete the...
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Making wood look good


It is said the older you get the quicker time flies and for me this year seems to be going at break neck speed. My youngest daughter turned 19 today and is off to Guilford to study music in September. We had a fabulous family BBQ in the garden and it was great to be...
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Tanking Slurry – whats that?


I always enjoy a challenge so when asked to repair and repaint a patio wall as part of larger external paint work I was happy to oblige. I was upfront with my client that this was a new area for me but she was very happy for me to go ahead and was confident I...
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A busy time of year!


At this time of year I’m always busy with outdoor work. I have just finished repainting the Elms Cafe frontage in Melton Mowbray. For a small business it is important to minimise disruption so for this job I started work late on Saturday afternoon after the lunchtime trade and took advantage of the light evenings...
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Love your shed


Last chance to get your entry in for Cuprinol’s National Shed of the Year competition as the closing date for entries is 16th May. Whether it’s wood stain, masonry paint or gloss preparation is the key to a lasting protective finish. I spend 80% of my time on any job preparing the surface ready for...
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