See Through The Eyes of A Master Painter

Posted on August 2, 2019

Have you ever wondered what master painters must do in their own homes? What their favourite colours are? Why they use the materials they do? Peter Barker, head of Barker-Whittle lets us know what

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Repaint, Don’t Replace, Your Aluminium Window Frames

Posted on May 21, 2019

If you’ve inherited or bought a house with window frames in a colour you don’t like, you’d be happy to know that the days of putting up with the mess and expense of replacing windows are long

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Posted in Commercial Projects, Repainting Projects, Commercial Painting, Aluminium Window Frames, Repainting Aluminium Windowframes

The Power of Paint: Before and After a Building Refresh

Posted on April 25, 2019

3 Taworri Way is a multi-million dollar home in City Beach that begs to be seen!

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Q&A with Ryan Barker, a 2nd generation master painter in the making

Posted on March 20, 2019

When it comes to business, keeping it in the family has many advantages. At Barker-Whittle, this means the master–apprentice relationship between Peter Barker, the team and his son, Ryan, can

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How to Manage Graffiti On Your Walls

Posted on March 6, 2019

We’re painters — we’ll never consider all graffiti an eyesore. In some cases, it’s an art form and can transform even a humble public staircase into a neighbourhood feature. But when your walls

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4 Ways Paint Protects Your Coastal Property

Posted on February 28, 2019

A coastal property has to hold up against far harsher elements than its countryside counterparts. The maintenance needed on any home takes on a grittier edge when contending with the warping,

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Set The Mood With Colour: Here's How

Posted on February 26, 2019

If you’re thinking repainting your home or office, you’ve probably stumbled across blogs that share tropes like “red conveys power” and “blue helps you think”. By the time the commercial painters

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A Novice's Guide to Taking Care of Painted Walls

Posted on February 14, 2019

Dipping into the world of painting easily conjures images of slapping paint up on the walls with your family on a breezy Sunday afternoon. What doesn’t often come to mind are the many little

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5 Signs You Need to Repaint Your Property

Posted on February 7, 2019

Being in charge of managing a property is a quick lesson in how continuous maintenance is the key to keeping your head above water. A timeous repaint is essential to protect your property against

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Add Value to Each Room, with Just One Paint

Posted on February 7, 2019

When you think about giving your home a fresh look, it’s easy to jump to the idea that bigger is better. Before you reach for the renovator’s number and start making structural changes, consider

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