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Want An Accent Wall? 5 Things To Put On It

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An accent wall is a great addition to many rooms. It provides some visual interest, adds character, and can even make the room look cozier or larger. But what should you put on your accent wall? Here are a few ideas to help get your creative juices flowing.  1. A Bold Color. The easiest accent wall to create is simply a bold color that draws attention as a contrast with softer, muted, or neutral surrounding colors. Read More»

Painting Your Exterior? Tips To Get It Done Right

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If the exterior of your home has gone from fab to drab, it may be time for a splash of paint to give it new life and curb appeal. Your home may appear faded or unsightly with time and sun damage and from other exterior elements. If you are considering painting the exterior of your home, you should consider hiring a residential painter. Painting the exterior of your home can be difficult in that there are a number of steps that need to be completed before you can actually paint so that the paint adheres properly to your home and doesn’t bubble or chip off. Read More»

Signs You Need To Paint Your Home's Exterior

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Homeowners love decorating the interior of their houses but neglect the exterior. As much as painting your exterior seems like a big financial project, you should still execute it. Remember that exterior paint protects your home against the elements. So, if you notice the signs discussed below, don’t hesitate to call a residential exterior painter. Much Time Has Passed When was the last time you had an exterior paint job? If it’s been a long time since you repainted your home’s exterior, then you need to hire a residential exterior painting service. Read More»

What To Consider When Selecting New Carpeting

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Need to select new carpeting for your home, but feeling a bit confused about all your options? Here are some things to consider as you start to narrow in on your selection for new carpeting. Know The Differences Between Carpet Fibers The material that the carpet is made out of is going to determine the performance of the carpeting above all other properties. Each type of carpet fiber is easy to compare if you focus on durability, stain resistance, and price. Read More»

Inspiration for Your Residential Painting Project

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A fresh coat of paint can liven up a dark space in your home or may prompt you to use a distinct decorating theme to highlight the new wall covering. Choosing paint may require you to seek some inspiration, both through color block samples and archived and current paint trends. Color Block Samples Samples that are arranged in a collection of cards will include light and dark hues, metallic shades, and custom color combinations. Read More»

Commercial Paint Tips For Business Owners

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The condition and color of the paint that your business uses for both its exterior and interior walls can be an important factor in making the building attractive to customers. Unfortunately, business leaders can underestimate the information that they will need to know and consider when they are painting their building.   Choose A Pleasing And Energy-Efficient Color Scheme The type of paint you use can have an impact on your ability to keep the interior of the building cool. Read More»

Tips For Painting Your Building's Exterior Brick

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Is the exterior of your office building not looking so great from years of wear and tear? If so, you may want to improve the look of the brick by painting it. Here are some tips you should know about painting a brick exterior wall.  Brick Wall Preparation You want to clean any loose dirt off of the brick by using a high-pressure hose. Wait for the surface to dry, and then go over the surface again using a brush to get rid of any remaining dirt and dust that may still be on the surface. Read More»

Tips For Painting Your Home's Exterior

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A fresh coat of paint completely transforms the look of your home. A variety of factors determine the final result when painting your exterior. Crucial Pointers When Painting Your Exterior Superficial painting is contingent on several factors to guarantee the desired effect. To make your coloring experience easier, consider the following factors. Time of Year Coating your structure is best during the dry season when there is little rain and humidity. Read More»

Hello Yellow: Effective Ways To Brighten Your Home's Interior With Shades Of Yellow

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If you are looking for the perfect paint color to brighten up any room of your home, yellow will not let you down. From sunny shades of lemon yellow to subtle and soothing pastels, yellow is cheerful, warm, and inviting. Choosing yellow for your next interior painting project will leave you wondering why you did not choose yellow sooner. Bright shades of yellow You can banish boredom in your home by painting one or more walls a bright shade of yellow. Read More»

Why It's Usually Best To Hire Professionals To Paint An Old Home

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Painting is not terribly difficult, and most homeowners can do a decent job — as long as the walls are smooth, even, and otherwise ready to accept paint. But what if you have an older home with imperfect walls? Then, you really are better off calling in the professional painters. Here’s why. Professionals have the gear and know-how to protect themselves from toxins in the old paint. In older homes, there is sometimes lead paint. Read More»