Pool days, sunny afternoons, and high temperatures are here! Summer isn’t just about sunny vacations, school breaks, and warm and enjoyable weather. It’s also about refreshing your home to match the summer color trends of 2021. It’s time to refresh those drab colors and bring in something that reflects the excitement and positivity of summer… 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
Paint sheen refers to how glossy the paint is, an especially important factor for interior paints. The glossier the paint, the shinier it is and the easier it will reflect light (along with a few other differences). Any can of interior paint will clearly say which type of gloss it has – but how do… Read More
If you’re like most homeowners who are thinking about painting a ceilings, you’ve probably spent some time craning your neck and staring up at just how much ceiling space you have — wondering how to get it done? Don’t worry — we’ve got plenty of experience in painting ceilings, and just the right tips for people… Read More
What is a paint roller nap, and why does it matter so much when painting? DIY painters looking at painting supplies frequently raise this question, especially if they don’t have much experience with larger painting projects where rollers are needed. So, what’s paint roller nap length about? It affects how much paint a roller can… Read More
Cracking is not something that many people equate with paint. However, cracking paint is a common problem, and can be caused for numerous reasons. If you have paint that is cracking in your home and you are wondering why, or you are getting ready to paint your home and want to prevent cracking paint, you… Read More
If you are freshening up the interior of your home, painting can help to give your space a fresh and clean look. Your walls are not the only surface in your home that you may need to paint though. Your painted trim may also need to be freshened up. While trim may be intimidating to… Read More
Are you getting ready for a big DIY job painting your interior walls?  Painting your house is an ambitious project, and if you don’t have a lot of experience with this type of full-scale interior painting, it can be difficult to know where to start. We’re going to help with some basic wall preparation tips… Read More
Selecting paint color for the inside of your house can be difficult choice: So what colors are you going to use? If you’re not sure where to begin, we have a few suggestions for you to make sure your colors are everything you need them to be.… Read More
When painting your home, don’t forget about the benefits of primer! Primer is that layer of lightly colored paint that goes over the surface before you apply the paint color that you have planned. We know, this sounds like painting the surface twice for little benefits, but using primer actually has many important advantages, especially… Read More