Starting a project

This collection of Dulux painting guides will help you get the right tips and techniques for your next project.

Create a new project with My Projects, then use the heart icons throughout the site to save your favourite colours, products, inspiration and tips to help you bring your vision to life.

Tips & Techniques

Preparation & painting guides

dulux authentic colour

Dulux Authentic Colour®

Don't risk tinting your favourite colours with other paint brands. Only Dulux pigments mixed into Dulux Wash&Wear® and Dulux Weathershield® are designed to create our iconic colours shown here every time.

What to consider before you start

How to choose colour

Colour reflects who we are and who we aspire to be. It’s expressive, fun, creative, complimentary and always conversational.  At Dulux we love it!  That's why we want to provide you with the best tools to find your perfect paint colour.

Painting and product advice

Following these tips from Dulux will help you achieve the quality paint job you are after.

How to use a paint brush

Brush up your painting skills with these simple tips and tricks from Dulux.

How to use a paint roller

To use a roller you'll need a tray, frame, roller cover and possibly an extension pole. Make sure you have the right roller for the job.