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Cool rooms, happy kids

05 Aug 2015

Stellar ceilings, feathered lampshades, cacti farms... we saw so many cool DIY projects come to life on this season of Resene My Dream Room: Kids Edition.  

The last episode aired on Tuesday (click here for On Demand) and saw host Mel Homer list some of the best interior decorating tips and tricks and easy projects from the series – showing how easy it is to turn a bedroom from meh to marvelous.

Here's one from the archives: have an old chair that needs repurposing? Simply use Resene Waterborne Smooth Surface Sealer, your favourite Resene colour and a fabric offcut to update it. Click here for the step-by-step guide.

Win There’s still time to enter for the chance to win your own dream kids room makeover worth over $10,000.

The prize package includes up to $3,000 to spend in Harvey Norman’s furniture and bedding departments, Resene paint and help from a Resene Colour Expert to the value of $1,000, quality carpet and installation from Cavalier Bremworth to the value of $2,500, and a fully installed DVS home ventilation system to the value of $3,845. All this, plus a team to come and help design and install your new room. Terms and condition apply. Visit for details.

Published: 05 Aug 2015