Make your own paint

La rénovation de Nicolas offers you to make your own paint, with flour, yogurt, white cheese, potatoes, eggs, etc are some of the ingredients that you can use to make your own recipe. To help you, i come to your home with all the necessary equipment and advise you on how to proceed. Here is one recipe you can try,  Peinture Suédoise.

Natural paint which protects indoor, outdoor woodwork's easy to do, elastic and let's the wood breathe.

What you need:

  • 100 g iron sulphates                         
  • 1 kg ocre (Pigments)                     
  • 260 g flour                                       
  • 3.2 l clean water                             
  • 4 cl marseilles's soap                     
  • 0.4 l linseed oil                               


  • Start by diluting the flour in 20 cl of water. then add 3 l of water and heat until it boil's, cook and mix for 15 minutes. Then add the pigments and iron sulphates, cook and mix for 15 minutes, add the linseed oil cook and mix for 15 minutes and finally add the Marseilles soap. Let cool, and its ready.
Make your own pain