Steve is an avid DIYer with over 20 years of experience in transforming and renovating homes. He specialises in painting and decorating, but has strong all-round building skills, having previously worked in the industry for 10 years.
Want to learn how to paint a room properly? Here's how to get the order right and use the right technique for an expert level finish
Painting uPVC windows can give a home with a tired appearance a new lease of life. Our expert outlines the best way to get a quality finish
Painting new plaster requires a sealing layer known as a mist coat. Here's the perfect mist coat ratio, plus a tutorial for painting newly plastered walls
Our best skirting board paints guide has a mix of the best durable and quick-drying paints to keep your home looking good
Our guide to painting a front door has everything you need to know to achieve a perfect finish, no matter what your door is made from
The best gloss paints add style, panache and a long-lasting toughness. Here are our top 6 picks for adding sheen to your scheme
Painting a ceiling is the first step in re-decorating a room, but it can also be one of the most awkward parts to do well. Tackle it with confidence with our step-by-step guide
Painting kitchen cabinets is an easy way to get a fresh new look for your kitchen. Follow our expert step by step guide for the best results
These are the best paint brushes to help you tackle any paint project with ease, and get the best finish possible
What is the best masonry paint? Our expert picks his top 6 for the perfect finish for your masonry project
Find the best paint roller for painting walls, ceilings and more and improve your finish with this guide from our experts
If you need to know how to paint MDF, we've got you covered. Follow this step-by-step guide for a perfect finish
Knowing how to paint stairs can be a handy skill - this guide explains the process of painting stairs, step by step
Learn how to paint behind a radiator with these expert tips, and achieve a high-quality finish with the minimum of fuss
These top tips for learning how to paint a radiator will give your radiators a fresh, smart new look
If you need to know how to wallpaper, we've got you covered. Follow these easy steps for wallpapering success
If you need to know about removing wallpaper, follow this expert advice to tackle the task quickly and effectively
Painting tiles can give your kitchen and bathroom tiles a new lease of life - these tips are essential for doing it right
Need to know how to paint skirting boards to keep your home looking it's best? This handy step-by-step guide has got you covered
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