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Motivate sporty sorts with a sports-themed room that's as energetic as they are.

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Give them a sports field all to themselves with an activity themed room. Football, rugby, athletics, tennis or dance. Whatever activity they love, nurture their energy and enthusiasm with a sporty room that will keep their heart rates up.

Dulux Endurance+ paints to create this look:



Dulux Endurance+ Matt is an exceptionally tough paint that stands up to the rough and tumble of busy lives.


Its Diamond Tough formulation is 20x tougher than standard Dulux Matt, and washable without the colour fading, so your kids bedroom stays looking great for longer. Find out more >

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Get in on the action with a sport-themed room that’s bursting with energy. Simply follow our step-by-step guide for everything you need to know.

Step-by-step guide


Step 1

Refresh the walls with Jasmine White.


Step 2

Mark out the track lines, at the top of the wall, using chalk.


Step 3

Run the string over some coloured chalk until it has a good coating. Next, line up with the measurements and fix with masking tape.

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Step 4

Allow the weight to stop moving and then pull the string tight so that it snaps against the wall and makes a mark – this will be the guideline for where to paint the track.


Step 5

Mark out the chalked lines with masking tape.


Step 6

Seal the edges, along the masking tape, with a coat of white background colour.


Step 7

Apply two coats of Tangerine Twist to the walls. Allow each coat to dry before applying the next.


Step 8

When the second coat is dry, carefully peel away the masking tape.


Step 9

Using the method from Step 4, make a horizontal chalk line to help position the number stencils. Space the numbers out evenly and hold them in place with masking tape.


Step 10

Apply white over the numbers using a small roller. Leave the stencil on between coats of paint.

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