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How to paint your new home

By AJ Cochrane | July 31st, 2013 • No Comments
How to paint your new home

When you have built a new home one of the biggest costs savings you can make is to paint the interior of the house yourself. The amount you will save is dependent on the size of your home and the quality of paint you use, but can be anywhere from $2000 to $6000. So now that you have decided you are going to paint your new house yourself, how do you go about it? Step 1: Figure out how much paint you will need Since your home is freshly built, you will no doubt have access to your house plans. […]

Dulux Accredited Painters member, A.J. Cochrane & Sons, makes significant donation to MPA Skills

By AJ Cochrane | July 18th, 2013 • No Comments
Dulux Accredited Painters member, A.J. Cochrane & Sons, makes significant donation to MPA Skills

Malaga painting company, A.J. Cochrane & Sons, has continued its strong support of youth training and development, donating $11,000 worth of paint to the Master Painters Association (MPA) Skills organisation based in Maylands. A.J. Cochrane & Sons has been in business for 80 years, cultivating a strong association with MPA Skills. MPA Skills is a Group Training Organisation and Registered Training Organisation that provides training to 1200 students. According to A.J. Cochrane & Sons’ managing director, Stephen Cochrane, giving back has always been part of the company’s mission to help ensure all aspiring painters are getting the best opportunities to […]