New Zealand Community Education Centres

Paint Your Own Home

Keen to paint the exterior of your house but not sure how to go about it? Save time and money and get skills that will ensure your home looks great.


Learn the basics of painting the outside of your house and find out what you can do and what might be best left to the professionals.   


By the end of the course, you'll be able to: 

• Choose suitable paints for the job
• Calculate paint quantities
• Prepare paint surfaces 
• Demonstrate a range of painting techniques
• Care for and maintain your paintwork 

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know". 

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