How to Make a Big Statement in Your Commercial Space with These Accent Wall Ideas

Commercial Space - How to Make a StatementFirst impressions speak volumes in the business world. A customer is likely to make a multitude of judgments based on what they see when they first walk in the door. Hiring a professional painting service is an excellent way to make sure your first impression is a good one. A team of pros can make sure your paint job reflects your values, representing your business how you see fit. A great way to maximize this effect is by painting an accent wall. (For those who are unfamiliar, an accent wall is any wall painted or decorated differently than a room’s other walls.) (more…)


Using Paint to Transform Your Small Space

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Photo Courtesy of Shawn Bunting via Flickr – License

Making do with what’s available is an essential part of living a comfortable life. No matter how large the home, there will always be one room that could stand to be just a little bit bigger. Unfortunately, we can’t always expand the rooms we want, but we can use paint to create some illusions. In the hands of an experienced craftsman, paint can be a powerful tool. Using certain techniques, a professional can make a small room appear larger than it is, adding comfort and extra utility to the space. (more…)


Spruce Up Your Curb Appeal With These Front Door and Entryway Paint Tips

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If your home is a castle, your front door is its centerpiece. As the entrance to your world, you want it to stand out, making a good first impression on visitors. A door can be personable; warm and inviting, or bold and beautiful. Your entrance personifies your life, so it’s your choice what traits it displays. But at the very least, it needs a quality coat of paint. That’s where we come in. Below are a few painting tips to take your curb appeal to the next level. (more…)

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Why You Need to Surface Prep Before Painting Your Home

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Homeownership can be a very gratifying experience. Owning property gives a person the freedom to make their own choices; the ability to customize their home in any way they see fit. Unfortunately, however, for every day spent lounging on the patio, there will be another spent painting the house. That’s where we come in. Hiring a professional painting service can help ease the responsibility on you as a homeowner. We can walk you through our process, so you know your home is in good hands. (more…)


New Trends in Eco-Friendly Paints

eco friendly paintsHere is a guest post from our friends at Modernize, an online service that connects homeowners with trusted pros specializing in exterior home improvement projects including solar, roofing, windows and HVAC solutions. They specialize in sharing green & eco-friendly tips and tricks for the home. (more…)


The Psychology of Color in the Workplace

Psychology of ColorWhen it’s time to redecorate your workspace, there are some obvious choices you can make regarding paint colors. Many companies choose light, neutral tones to play it safe. And of course, colors that complement your corporate logo can be useful, as well. (more…)


Tried and True Hue: Why Gray Is Still a Color of Choice for Interior Walls

grayRecent trends in home and office décor have highlighted bright wall colors, but don’t forget good old traditional gray when you paint. For decades, gray has been a safe go-to hue, but it can look more interesting than you might think. Instead of rejecting gray as dull and unimaginative, consider these reasons to incorporate it into your color scheme. (more…)


Should You Renovate Your Interior or Exterior First?

shouldIf you are in the process of home renovations it can be daunting to think about everything that needs to get done. Yard work, new appliances, painting, new flooring…the list never seems to end. To get started on your to do list you should first decide if you want to focus your efforts on the exterior or interior of your home. Another thing you must consider is how long you are planning to stay in your residence.  If you are renovating to stay in your home for functional purposes, your approach will be different than if you’re renovating to get a higher price when you sell. (more…)


The Benefits Of Hiring A Color Consultant

color consultantIf you have recently built a new home or are remodeling your current one, you’ve probably relied on a bevy of professionals to get the job done right. From architects, framers, plumbers, electricians, to interior designers and artisans, perhaps even a decorator…there seems to be a professional for every thing. But have you thought about hiring someone to advise you on a color scheme for your room, or entire home for that matter?  Vision is one of the most dominating senses, and attractive color design can engage us in ways that other elements cannot. With that in mind, you may want to consider hiring a professional who can help bring to life exactly what you want your home to convey using paint. (more…)

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The 5 Most Common Mistakes When Selecting a Paint Color

paint colorChoosing a color is hard enough, let alone when you’re trying to figure out what color(s) to paint your residence or business. The fact of the matter is that mistakes can be made, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the five most common errors associated with picking a paint color. (more…)