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Let's talk about sampling paint colors. It has to be done. Plain and simple. I work with paint colors all the time yet I still think and know it's imperative for a homeowner to test the paint color in their home. You can be 99% sure that the color you choose will work in your home BUT there is th...
11/17/2021
I live and breathe paint colors for a living. I come across so many underrated colors and I feel that it's my duty to share them with the world. So I am starting a "top 3 colors of the month" post series. In this, I will feature the 5  top colors I am loving for the month. You can expect to see a...
11/16/2021
In honor of Halloween, I want to share a few of my favorite dark and dramatic paint colors and some of the ways you can incorporate them in your home.Accent WallThis is an obvious one. But using a dark color on an accent wall will add so much drama to a space. People tend to discount dark colors ...
10/26/2021
Being in the painting business, I've seen a few or should I say a few too many DIY painting jobs that were unsuccessful. The reason I've seen them is that we are called to come to save the day. Now with that being said, I also know what you can do to successfully paint a room and make it look lik...
10/13/2021
It's understood that neutral paint colors like BM Balboa Mist and SW Agreeable Gray are the way to go, especially if you are selling a home. And I 100% agree with that, however, there is a world beyond neutral paint colors. Don't get me wrong, I'm a lover of neutral colors but I also love a fun c...
08/11/2021
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When I moved into my home about 6 years ago, the kitchen was my least favorite room in the house. It was outdated and not my style. That being said I did make a few kitchen updates to make it livable (for me at least). I painted my cabinets SW Pure White, bought matte black hardware, updated the ...
06/04/2021
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The home I grew up in only had one bathroom. We were a family of 5 all sharing one bathroom. Needless to say, there was a ton of waiting and fighting to get a chance to get in the bathroom. Now that I am grown and have a home of my own I still only have one bathroom in my home. However, the situa...
04/05/2021
I was chatting with a friend the other day and she asked me what paint colors are the most popular among my clients. I didn't have to stop and think about that question, it was an easy answer, Sherwin Williams Agreeable Gray. Then of course she asked me why that color was so popular. I told her t...
12/14/2020
I have come to the realization that I have a problem. As of recently, I can't stop shopping for area rugs online. I don't know what it is, but I find myself always searching for new ones. Now, I do have to say that I do often look around for new ones however, I hold myself back (most of the time)...
11/17/2020
Believe it or not but not all white paint colors are created equally. Sounds crazy, I know! But, white paint colors fall into different categories, including warm whites, cool whites, and true whites. Warmer whites shades tend to have some yellow in them which is what gives them that warmer feel....
09/22/2020
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