Tom gets out of whitewashing the fence by tricking his friends into thinking it’s a privilege to paint it. He even gets his friends to pay for the privilege. Your friends may be too savvy to fall for that Tom Sawyer trick. Just like Tom Sawyer’s fence, when you limewash the brick on your home… Read More
Basements have been traditionally underused spaces, probably second only to attics. Yet, this subterranean space can be made into a useful and enjoyable part of your home. If you are already using your basement, it may be time to consider a facelift for the area. You can do that easily with a fresh coat or two of paint. The question is, what colors will give you the look you want? … Read More
One of the FAQs we get from homeowners involved in an extensive room or home renovation is when during the process should they paint?  If you’re having flooring installed you don’t want to risk anything happening to your new floors, but what about the risk of having those freshly painted walls damaged in the process… Read More
2021 Paint Color Trends Neutral colors After an exhausting 2020, expect to see a return to glory for nostalgic, neutral colors. The return of neutrals signals a focus on comfort, healing,   wellness, and is representative of a lifestyle with a slower pace. Colors to look for include oatmeal hues, cerulean and Aegean blues, and earthy… Read More
Painting your home can be exciting as you are making everything look fresh, clean, and vibrant. Unfortunately though, after your walls are painted, you may smell a strong paint smell. Those who are sensitive to scents or chemicals may be most affected, while some people can even get sick from it. Fortunately, though, there are… Read More