One of the best parts of a new year is the opportunity it creates for a clean, fresh start. This blank canvas leaves room for goals, ambition, and optimism to spur us on. And, there is one more thing that an empty canvas calls for perhaps more than anything else. Beautiful, vibrant paint. As you
Interior layouts in today’s homes tend to be open concept, with rooms flowing together and an emphasis on community spaces. This wasn’t quite as common in decades past. It wasn’t that folks were less sociable (although maybe that’s partly to blame), but mostly because rooms used to be dedicated to more specific functions than they
As we’ve discussed before, neutral colors are king these days. Well, they really are never out of style, but they are just particularly in style right now, enjoying renewed appreciation. The key is to add colorful flavor through well-planned, simple touches. And, there really is no better place to do this than the kitchen. Is
If you’re like many homeowners, you may have a love/hate relationship with the popular home improvement and remodeling shows that keep popping up. The downside to these programs is that they sometimes make remodeling and renovation look a little too simple (anyone can flip a house in an hour and half, right?). The good side,
Let’s be honest for a minute: does the decorating process leave you feeling a little overwhelmed? Fearing the “rules” can take the fun out of what should be a rewarding experience.Â As you plan, dream, and scheme, we thought we’d keep things simple by offering just 5Â basic ideas (notice we didn’t say “rules”?) to keep
Let’s face it: paint supply stores aren’t exactly the most exciting place to spend a Saturday afternoon. And, unless you know precisely what you’re looking for, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of brands, colors, and formulas. To better prepare you for your next home painting adventure, here are a few key
A lot of homeowners tend to play it a little safe with interior paint. They step into the world of color slowly, one bit at a time, cautiously avoiding a palette that will leave their friends asking, “What were you thinking?” A more neutral color scheme isn’t always a bad thing. In fact, as we
This is a time of year for resolutions, fresh starts, and new beginnings. Whether you have a home improvement project, a fitness goal, or are simply determined to make more time for the things you love doing, 2016 is 365 days of potential. If interior painting is calling for your attention this year, we have
In years past we’ve seen bold, deep colors dominate the spectrum of popular interior paint options. These are still popular, especially as accents, but there is a decided shift as we project the “big colors” of 2016. Are you ready for it?
When we think about interior painting, walls are often the first thing to come to mind. While those show-stealers may be important, easily claiming the limelight, don’t forget about your room’s backup singer: the ceiling.