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Mixing cups and stirring sticks for acrylic paint pouring

Over the past couple of years, the creative people out there may have seen acrylic paint pouring take and become extremely popular world wide. And we can see why! If you have been thinking about getting into acrylic paint pouring art but weren’t quite sure where to start, then this post is for you! We […]

Resin top coat over fluid paint pour by The Fluid Fox

There are a variety of ways in which you can seal your acrylic paint pour. Depending on the overall look you are wanting to achieve will depend on which product/s you should use to seal it. Today we will be showcasing the 3 most common ways of sealing your acrylic paint pour, complete with pros […]

Completed resin art piece

How to make resin art

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The creative people out there may have seen acrylic paint pouring take off this year and become extremely popular world wide. Along side this we have noticed that resin art has been on the rise as well. And we can see why! If you have been thinking about getting into resin art but weren’t quite […]

Flip cup art by Artist Miranda

We have recently teamed up with the very talented Artist Miranda to help show you some handy tips and tricks on how to create your very own flipcup acrylic paint pour art piece! Miranda, who goes by Artist Miranda on Instagram, is known for making beautiful paint pouring’s. If you’re one of those that wants […]

Boat engine

As the weather gets colder and you inevitably get out on the water less often, it’s worth preparing your boat engine if it’s going to stand idle in long term storage. For some, dealing with your boat engine can seem a little bit daunting and so you may try to do as little as possible […]

Deks Olje D1 and D2 on a yacht

There are different types of boat varnish on the market and it can be confusing as to which one you should use. Our handy guide will break everything down and help you choose the right varnish for you. Why should I varnish my wood? The short answer is to protect it from being subjected to […]

Our customer Dale had a faded Sunset Trail Reserve RV that was in need of restoration. He decided to use Polytrol and was so happy with the results he shared with us some before and after pictures. As you can see, the sun had faded the surface and made it dry and chalky looking. Dale […]

Our happy customer, Terry, shared with us these amazing before and after pictures of their faded garage doors. They were in need of restoration and so Terry decided to use Polytrol; our popular color restoring oil. As you can see, the Nevada sun had badly damaged the door. The color was very pale and it […]

Kitchen after arch close up

You may have seen the current trend of painted arches and wondered how to achieve the look in your own home. So, we’re here to show you just how easy it is! Take a look at our step-by-step guide to learn all about how to create a painted arch. Supplies Tape measure String Pencil Level […]

Outdoor furniture covered in snow

Fall is the perfect time to start thinking and planning how about how you intend to protect your garden furniture come the harsh Winter months. Storage If at all possible you should consider storing your furniture in a shed, garage or any other outbuilding over Winter. This will drastically improve the risk of any moisture-related […]