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  1. A

    What paint to use on vinyl wallpaper?

    Any advice on what paint to use to paint on vinyl wallpaper. Looking to paint 1 wall which has vinyl wallpaper, the others walls all have lining paper and are already painted.
  2. mr.black79

    Shade of grey paint for sun room / home cine

    I would like to get my sunroom decorated but need to check which paint would be suitable in my case. It needs freshening up and since I have a HDR capable LG OLED it would be good to have something that does not detract too much from a good experience. Ideally the room would be black, but as...
  3. kenshingintoki

    How to minimise reflections off of wood - paint??

    So, I've had some oak made up for some shelves etc. Carpenter has sprayed them black. Really nice black colour - only issue - its reflective. Are there any solutions to this? I need them to obvioously not be reflective. The actual work he's done isn't a massive issue as its ast the back of the...
  4. saxtoda

    Curved screen for flight sim - paint choice

    Hi everyone, We're in the process of constructing a large curved screen for a flight sim for a youth organisation. The screen is approx. 6m long and 4m tall (and curved). the flight sim will sit right in the middle and therefore will be approx. 1m to 2m away from the eye (depending on which...
  5. Timh

    Should I paint my ceiling grey (with photo’s)

    I’m looking at improving contrast in bright scene‘s with my projector but I’m not sure if I should paint my ceiling dark grey. The Wife has given me permission to paint it but I’m concerned that it will make the room feel smaller and closed in. There is a 10ft window south facing in the Lounge...
  6. Alps

    New paint peeling off walls - advice needed please

    Hi guys, I hope you all are well. I need some advice please on new paint that's peeling off my walls. I have someone in giving the house a much needed redecoration. Thing is, on the 3 bedrooms he's worked on so far, he's said that every time he puts down a base coat or the actual paint, the...
  7. kenshingintoki

    Reflecterol screen paint vs dream screen sample vs Grey steel 2

    So I am about to sleep then I get a phone call midnight from a man from Romania saying my parcel will be delivered to my house in 30 mins of my projector paint with sample included. Decided as I had to wait up and get delivery, I’d do a quick comparison between GS2 and the sample of dreamscreen...
  8. W

    Paint suggestions for speaker build

    I'm currently in the design phase, and soon to enter the build phase of my first attempt to design and build a pair of speakers. The main cabinet will be painted gloss black(not piano black). It will have a raised panel on the front of the cabinets matching the O/D of the tweeter. I'm torn...
  9. P

    Odd Request: Can I paint or dye a projector screen?

    Hello, I have an animation that I would like to project for halloween. It is designed to be projected on to pumpkins but to make life easy we want to project out of a window through the back of a screen. I could drop the animation on top of a static image of pumpkins and then project it on to a...
  10. VtwinTom

    Lens tube paint

    In my Vankyo V630 video projector I've noticed that the interior of the lens tube and the cavity between the lens tube and the LCD display is a combination of white and light gray plastic. My limited knowledge of cameras and telescopes tells me that perceived brightness, contrast and overall...
  11. Pollywoggle

    Has anyone used solar reflective paint inside a conservatory?

    The house we bought a few year ago came with a 20 year old conservatory m, one of those upvc hobbies complete with polycarbonate roof. It’s ok for now and will get replaced with a more modern version at some point when we have the funds but obviously these structures get very hot and BRIGHT in...
  12. fallinlight

    (SOLVED/ FOUND) Help choosing paint for home cinema - how much does a pure a shade/ grey matter? Trying to fine a pure dark grey

    UPDAE: 18/06/21: I have settled on some shades of grey I am very happy with, so will be testing them soon. And I have decided upon the blacks I will be using, too. Flints Theatre Black for the ceiling is in hand. UPDATE: 14/06/21: I found a way to enter LAB values manually and then find as...
  13. (GTV)Chris

    Black Widow paint question

    Hi, Was going to give this paint mix a go, just to see how it performs. I can reveal results etc. I have bough the fine aluminium metalic paints and now need to find the grey paint. Now, I have read people saying Dulux Grey steel 2 is best, but it's very hard to find or really expensive. With...
  14. fallinlight

    Carpet for Dedicated Home Cinema Room

    Hi all, Can anyone kindly share what carpet they opted for for their cinema rooms? I am currently settled on the iSense Obsession in Raven Grey (grey-black). But I am intrigued by and like the look of the traditional plush, velour/ velvet type carpets I often see in dedicated rooms - can anyone...
  15. B

    Help with setting up a projection room UK, best screen paint and gain for black and white video.

    Hi everyone! I am hoping someone is generous enough to help a novice such as myself. I am coming to the end of my Masters in Fine Art, and will be showing a projected video for my final degree exhibition. I will have a fully enclosed room to show the video in. I intend on painting the walls matt...
  16. J

    New projector/screen: should I paint the walls?

    Hi all, The image attached shows my new living room setup. The screen is a pull down thag goes in front of the TV. I'm wondering about painting that wall the same darker colour as the wall on the right. Is this advisable? Would it make a difference with regards the projector's image...
  17. Trollslayer

    Rust breaking through paint

    I have a 2012 Peugeot 308 and there is an irregular bubble of paint on the bonnet with a little bit of rust (about 1cm across but I want to stop it now). Is it difficult to clean this up and make the result unobtrusive. Thanks in advaance.
  18. bruce-leroy

    Which fence paint do you recommend?

    Hi, I recently moved house, and for the first time, I have a garden fence to paint. :D Which brand/type is well recommended, please (I’m looking in the cheap-ish to Mid-range bracket, and not the super expensive stuff that I’ve seen like £40 a tub)? For example, I’m looking at the Ronseal...
  19. kenshingintoki

    okay... I'm doing PJ paint

    So, out of boredom I knocked out a wall in the house before we do start the extension which will take 1-2 years to properly complete with the rate builders are available.. and now I have a 6M long room which I threw 4M wide image from. and wow... I am impressed. I can't source a screen...
  20. N

    Projector screen wall paint...

    Hi, As part of refreshing my home cinema set up - I want to improve the picture visibility when there is more daylight in the room. I saw these guys had some amazing paint that achieves that - I wasn’t sure if it was just marketing hype or if genuinely the paint was this good, but do we have...
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