Articles in the category Paint & using colour

Romantic Reds

27/02/2018

Red is a traditionally an expensive colour to produce and these shades have always carried an air of opulence. It is considered a powerful colour, full of courage and energy, whether it’s to add some amore or snazz up your singles pad here’s some of the Juniper-ash team favourites! Bold – We couldn’t describe it any...
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January Blues

09/01/2018

The team here at Juniper Ash Decorating are all about a positive approach to problem solving, so it seemed appropriate in this weeks blog to tackle something we can all struggle with at this time of year – the blues! Often referred to as the worlds favourite colour blue is said to encourage concentration, reduce...
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O Tannenbaum.

18/12/2017

As Melton Mowbray based decorators we couldn’t not mention one of our favourite local traditions. Yes the Pork Pies are excellent and the Stilton cheese isn’t bad either but it’s the annual St Mary’s Christmas Tree Festival that really gets us excited for the Christmas countdown! At this time of year the community spirit of...
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Let it snow.

11/12/2017

Well! What an adventure the Juniper-ash Decorating team have had this week. We’ve slipped and slid our way to the vans and finally made it to our current clients through this magical winter wonderland. We often celebrate our many and varied routes to work and how fortunate we are that the views of the gorgeous...
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Remember, remember, your furniture this November!

20/11/2017

Everyone deserves a second chance right? Well, maybe not everyone, but here at Juniper-ash Decorating we believe that second chances should definitely apply to your furniture. We’ve salvaged countless pieces destined for the bonfire but this Art Deco style Beautility sideboard is one of our favourite transformations yet! To prepare this shabby brown sideboard for...
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Always brushing up on our skills

13/06/2016

“A poor tradesperson blames their tools” – a common phrase used within the decorating industry, and most of the time with our problem solving approach we couldn’t agree more, but never under estimate the power of a good brush. One of our favourite Juniper-ash staff days out is the National Painting and Decorating Show in...
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5 things you should do when planning a decorating project

18/06/2015

Decorating can be really enjoyable, that’s why we all love what we do here at Juniper Ash. However, one of the things that people neglect to do before they begin a decorating project is plan it out properly. This can lead to untidy results and in some cases a need to redecorate the room because...
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Get tropical this summer – tropical colours/prints are set to be big in 2015

05/05/2015

The sun is shining and after some pretty awful weather recently, we are well on our way to summer. A perfect trend to look at which fully encompasses the approach of the great British summertime is tropical colours and prints. Many designers, suppliers of decorating materials, and homeware retailers have jumped on this trend so...
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