Painting your walls can revive a living space, leaving behind a fresh clean look. But that’s not all that can get left behind. Many paints, especially oil-based ones, can leave behind paint fumes that linger for days. While it’s always advisable to paint when you have plenty of ventilation from open windows, sometimes that simply isn’t […]
If you are considering repainting your child’s room there is more to consider than the color you prefer. While you will want to use colors that appeal to both you and your child you also need to be mindful of a color scheme that adapts easily as your child grows and develops. One way to […]
Millions of Americans set New Year’s resolutions every year. They typically include losing a few pounds, eating healthier and getting more exercise. These days, more people are turning to making resolutions to improve other areas of their lives, too. That makes this a perfect time to set some goals for enhancing the appearance of your […]
When most people think about interior painting, images of solid colors run through their head. While solids are traditional and can be used effectively to change the ambiance in your home, they are not your only choice. Consider these options for giving your home a one-of-a-kind look that expresses your personality and style.
Color blocks […]
Painting the walls in your home is a great way to breathe new life into the room or to change the atmosphere in your house. The color and hue of the paint affect both the appearance and the mood of an area. That means choosing light colors to give a room an airy feel or darker […]
Spend a lazy afternoon browsing Houzz or Pinterest and you will see lovely pictures of elegant, updated kitchens. Look at them long enough and you might come down with a serious case of kitchen-remodeling fever. Combine that fever with a DIY spirit and you are ready to take on major projects such as replacing an out […]
Right now, you might be enjoying the cooler breezes of fall while sipping a pumpkin spice latte, but the big holidays are just around the corner. The weekends from Halloween to Christmas seem like a non-stop whirlwind of parties, decorating, house guests and large family dinners. Before you deck the halls and hang the Christmas lights, take a […]
They say that the devil is in the details, and when it comes to painting, they are not far off the mark. Now that summer is winding down, it is time to think about fall painting projects to make your home pop and keep it protected from winter’s wrath.
Knock on Wood
The summer weather can be rough on doors, and fall […]
Giving your home a fresh coat of paint can be quite the undertaking, but there are times when it’s definitely worth the work you have to put in. We have some suggestions on when it’s a good idea to paint your house.
Thinking About Selling?
For homes that are on the market or about to go up […]
Garage doors are often a prominent feature of a home’s street presenting side. With an updated paint job, you can benefit from an upscale look while extending the life of the door.
Many garage doors are of steel or wood manufactured in a basic panel design. Steel, in particular, often comes in neutral shades of white […]