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Do You Have a Small Room? Here’s How to Make It Look Bigger

December 10, 2021

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small living room

Do you have a few rooms in your home that are a bit on the smaller side? Maybe it’s the guest bedroom, kitchen, or even the living room. Although you might think these areas will forever feel cramped, stuffy, or cluttered, that’s not the case at all. There are many tips and tricks you can use to make the most out of these intimate spaces in your home! Read along to learn how you can easily expand the look of small rooms.


Interior Paint Color Trends You’ll See Everywhere Next Year

November 10, 2021

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modern green living room

Now that you’re a homeowner, you’re probably brainstorming ways to transform your space into one you’ve always dreamed of. If you want your home to feel fresh and inviting, interior painting can help you accomplish just that. With one of these trendy and stylish shades, you can bring new life into your house. It’s safe to say that transforming your home with a fresh coat of paint is certainly one of the best ways to kick off the new year! With that in mind, here are four interior paint trends you’ll see everywhere in 2022.


How Does Paint Color Affect Your Mood?

October 6, 2021

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multiple color swatches

Painting your home can be an overwhelming task. Although it may seem easy on paper, it requires much more thought, effort, and research than you think. Not only do you have to take into consideration how the finished product will look, but how it’ll make you feel as well. That’s why the color selection is such a critical part of the process. With that in mind, continue reading to learn more about how the paint colors you choose can affect your mood.


Why Prepping the Outside of Your Home Is Important

September 8, 2021

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prepping outside of home

Is the outside of your home looking less-than-stellar? Maybe the paint is beginning to chip off, the color is starting to fade, or you’re simply ready for something new. Whatever the case, it may be time to consider an exterior painting – it’s an excellent way to improve the look of your home! Whether you decide to DIY or hire a pro, prepping your house to paint is essential for lasting results. Read on to learn more about the importance of prep work.


5 Basic Tips for Painting a Room

July 19, 2021

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professional giving tips for painting

After moving into your new house, you’re excited to change some small things to make it feel more like a home. Your plans involve new paint on the walls, and you think it’ll be easy. However, the truth is that many things could go wrong if you try to take on this project on your own. Here are some helpful tips for painting from professionals who have been in the business for over a decade!


5 Great Paint Colors for the Bathroom to Consider

June 21, 2021

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blue bathroom

When it comes to design, there’s one room in the house that often gets overlooked. People typically want to get in and out of this room as quickly as possible and tend not to talk about what goes on in there. We’re talking about the bathroom.

But this room shouldn’t be neglected! If your bathroom has an outdated color scheme, it can make you (or your guests) feel even more uncomfortable than you might already be. But what kind of atmosphere do you want to create in the bathroom? What paint colors in the bathroom can contribute to that tone? Read on to find out!


Interior Paint Gloss 101: Tips for Choosing the Right Gloss

April 15, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — platmckinney @ 9:22 pm
a person looking at a foldable brochure of paint samples

Taking on a big project like painting your bedroom, living room, or kitchen can be overwhelming, especially if you aren’t aware of all of the considerations that go into preparing for painting, like what brand and gloss of interior paint you should get. If you don’t know what paint gloss is and are panicking right now because you’re days away from starting your project, then you’ve come to the right place. Read on to learn everything you should know about paint gloss and what one is best for your project.


6 Exterior Paint Trends You’ll Want to Know for 2021

March 24, 2021

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house with nice exterior paint

You’ve had a rough day at work, and you’re on your way home. As you pull up to the house after a long commute, instead of feeling the stress of the day melt away, the outdated, chipping paint reminds you that you still have projects on your plate. The exterior paint on your house needs to be replaced, but what should you choose? It can be difficult to stay on top of what’s popular and “in” right now. Read on to learn about painting trends you’ll want to consider this year.


Can You Boost a Home’s Value with Exterior Painting?

February 11, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — platmckinney @ 7:49 pm
a person holding out a handful of cash in front of a house with a for sale sign in front of it

According to Business Insider, the housing market has exploded over the last year and new construction is trending as well. More people are buying and selling their homes, and if you’re planning on doing the same thing, you probably want to get top dollar, especially in such a competitive market. One way to help boost your home’s curbside appeal and draw attention to it is with a fresh coat of exterior paint. Read on to learn how painting the outside of your house can help get it sold faster.


4 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Painting Contractor

February 1, 2021

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If this is the first time you’re painting your home, you most likely don’t have a trusted painting contractor to get the job done right. Unfortunately, this means that you’ll need to go about finding the right one the old-fashioned way, which is taking to the phonebook (well, today, more like Google), and contacting local painters with great reviews. Once you’ve narrowed your search down, you’ll need to get some answers to important questions. Read on to learn four questions you should ask your painting contractor before signing a contract with them.

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