Paint & Colour Advice
Interior & Exterior Colour Consultation Services for the Macedon Ranges Shire
September 10, 2019
As we all know, Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) can be found in many common products (such as paints, glues, carpets) and can occur both naturally and synthetically.
VOC’s contribute to smog air pollution, ground level ozone (a long range pollutant) and health issues...
September 5, 2016
Lovely to see you...
It’s no secret to hear that I love my sample pots. I've even had the title of Sample Pot Queen bestowed upon me by my work colleagues. But don’t be fooled!
I don't hand out sample pots willy-nilly, in fact I can be quite selfish with them. In my eyes...
July 20, 2016
It’s lovely to see you...
Have you ever wanted to repaint or touch up a chipped door or skirting board and wondered “how can I tell whether my existing paint is oil or water-based?"
The answer can be determined rather easily by performing a simple test!
What you will need...
July 5, 2016
So you’ve made the exciting decision to start painting the interior of your house. Now what?
One of the questions most commonly asked by our DIY painters is “which area do I start painting first?” I inform clients to literally paint their homes...
July 4, 2016
It’s lovely to meet you…
My name is Victoria and I warmly welcome you to The Colour Retreat’s first ever blog post. How exciting!
Want to hear how all of this came about? Well, The Colour Retreat (previously named Victoria Sloman Colour) transpired 2 years ago to provide...
VOC's - What is a safe amount for household paint?
Colour Sampling: Victoria's 7 Precious Laws
Is my paint oil or water based?
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A Warm Welcome
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