Top 5 Ways To Jazz Up Your Back Yard

  Lights Aren’t Just For Christmas While there are many ways to create a bit of atmosphere in your back yard, one of my favourites is to add some lighting.  The right lights can turn a garden that’s a little bit dull by nightfall into one that’s truly a delight to be in. There are […]

How Not To Paint

In light of the recent(ish) changes to Health & Safety we’ve decided to release this handy guide of how not to paint Source Rule number 1: don’t balance your ladder over a staircase, points for using physics to get the job done. Source  The Macgyver of the painting world.  While building your access tools is […]

Finding a Great Auckland Plumber

  At Go 1 Day Painting we often get asked for our recommendation for a trusted Auckland plumber or gas fitter. To help get your residential or commercial plumbing and gas fitting jobs completed quickly and reliably, here in no particular order, are a just a few of the great plumbers in Auckland:  Micron Plumbing […]

Auckland Builders and Tradesman

  When having building work done on your home or business, choosing the right tradespeople often means the difference between a job finished right the first time, or the need for further costly repairs or alterations. At Go 1 Day Painting we often get asked for recommendations for an Auckland builder or for other property […]

New Zealand Top 10 Renovation Resources

1. Real Estate.co.nz A property site filled with handy DIY tips and renovation projects that will increase the value of your home. It also boasts some great advice on the technical side of property, from sectional titles to green ratings. 2. Renovate Magazine The online version of the popular magazine, the site showcases practical advice […]

5 Exterior Painting Tips

  Investing in a new coat of exterior paint is a great way to give your home a facelift. But it’s not only a financial investment – it’s an investment of your time as well. Make sure you get it right the first time round with our 5 exterior painting tips. Do a test run […]

6 Essential Interior Painting Tips

  If you’re considering painting the inside of your home, read our top 6 interior painting tips first and avoid messes, mistakes and potential mayhem. Buy the best that you can afford Source: Huffington Post Quebec  Not all paints are created equal. Cheaper paints tend to have a lower spread-rate than better quality ones, so even if you spend […]