do it in a day

Primed for painting this August Bank Holiday? Finish it on the Sunday and put your feet up on the Monday, with our seven ‘Do It In A Day’ projects. Whether it’s making your ceiling swankier, or your front door more delightful, we have step by step guides to help you.

Choose your project below and 'Do It In A Day'

how to paint a ceiling

Give your ceiling a quick glance. It takes up a sixth of your space, so why not give it some TLC? Sure, white has always been the go-to choice for ceilings, but there are endless possibilities to explore if you're prepared to be a little more adventurous.

how to paint your wall like a pro

Are your walls in desperate need of a refresh? Have you been staring at flaking and faded paint in despair, but you're not sure where to start? What if we told you that you could have walls you can be proud of again in just one day?

how to paint a wall two colours

Why choose one colour when you can have two? The possibilities and colour combinations are endless when you think outside the box. With this 'do it in a day' project, your walls will be Instagram-ready by bedtime!

how to paint a wooden window frame

There’s nothing like the feeling of pride, after you’ve decorated. But sometimes, the tired looking window sticks out even more against the freshly painted walls. Bring your window on par with your room in just one day with our 'do it in a day' project.

how to upcycle a wardrobe

Revamping your wardrobe is a great way to transform an old and tired one without forking out for a new one. Why scrap it when you can have a new contemporary piece of furniture in just a few steps with our 'do it in a day' guide.

how to paint a front door

We all know what a new coat of paint can do for your walls, so why not treat the face of your house to a fresh look too? Your front door is the first thing guests will see, so take the opportunity to let everyone know your style right from the first step.

how to paint a wooden shed

Your shed goes through a lot and it's time you showed it some appreciation. Rain, wind, sleet, snow, day after day spent battling the British weather. We've got all you need to give your shed the makeover it deserves is one day.