How to Choose the Perfect Shade of Gray for Your Walls

Gray is the perfect color for most homes. It's the perfect blend of modern and cozy, sophisticated and calming. And with the variety of shades to choose from, there is no style it won’t compliment. That being said, sometimes the amount of options can be a little overwhelming. If you’re looking for the perfect shade of gray for your walls, read these tips: Warm Tones or Cool Tones? All paints consist of warm and cool undertones. Even gray paint contains traces of other hues, and that is what separates blue-gray from green-gray from pink-gray.  Cool tones of gray…

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How to Choose the Best Paint Colors for Small Bathrooms

So you have a small bathroom in your home and you’re wondering what in the world you can do to make it appear less like a cramped cubicle and more like a comfortable space.  The key to your bathroom transformation is all in the paint color!  Colors can have a profound impact on how we view a space and when painting your home, you can use that to your advantage.  Here are some of the best ways to utilize paint colors to make your tiny bathroom appear less cramped:  Stick to the Basics White is a classic bathroom…

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5 Ceiling Color Options That Aren’t White

When you decide to paint a room, you can’t just consider what color you’ll paint the walls. You also have to think about what color to paint the ceiling, and the right ceiling color can make or break the look of your room. If you’re bored with the traditional white ceiling, here are some ideas for your next space: Lighter Shades If you’re painting a shorter room, consider painting the ceiling a lighter shade of the same color you’re using on the walls. Lighter colors above eye-level can add contrast and depth to the room while maintaining the…

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Accent Walls 101: How to Add a Little Color to Your Rooms

Accent walls have become a popular interior design trend in recent years, with homeowners thrilled at the idea of adding their favorite bold colors to a space without having to paint a whole room that color. However, just like any color in a room, accent walls can be overdone, leading to the room feeling more claustrophobic and chaotic rather than cohesively designed. We’ve got your guide to correctly using accent walls in your home so you can add a little color without going overboard. What Is an Accent Wall? An accent wall is one wall in a room…

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How to Pick a Trim Color

A coat of paint may be the least expensive way to freshen up your home, but it is hardly the easiest. Walk into any store that sells paint, and you are face-to-face with thousands of color options in every color and tone. Not to mention having to choose a finish and paint type. It’s enough to make your head spin! Once you have chosen a wall color, you need to pick a trim color that coordinates. While white is the typical choice, it is not the only one. Here are some tips for choosing the right trim color…

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8 Intriguing Wall Painting Trends

Sometimes painting your walls all a solid color feels boring.  Whether you are painting a kids’ playroom or looking for some visual interest in the living room, you’re sure to get the creative juices flowing with one (or more!) of these wall painting trends: Stripes Vertical, horizontal, diagonal, chevron… there is so much you can do with stripes! Try one large stripe in a dark color all around a white room to emphasize color contrast. Going for a more monochromatic look? Paint vertical stripes in two shades of the same color, or with different finishes for a more…

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5 Steps for Choosing a Bathroom Color Palette

We can’t all be interior decorators! But you don’t have to be the next Joanna Gaines to pull together a bathroom look all your own. Use these 5 steps to help build (and pull off!) a cohesive color palette for your bathroom project: Look at the Color Wheel Many of the most beautiful bathroom color schemes come directly from following the rules of the color wheel.  Blues and oranges go together because they are complementary, found on opposite sides of the color wheel. You can also use colors right next to your base color on the color wheel,…

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6 Wall Painting Trends You’ll See in 2020

We all get bored with the look of our home from time to time. Styles change and, with them, our personal tastes. One of the easiest ways to make a drastic change is by painting your walls! Stay on trend with these colors you will see more of in 2020: Classic White White walls are timeless. White creates a perfect blank canvas to spruce up with colorful decor.  If you are someone who likes to rotate your decor with the seasons, white walls are a great backdrop to really let your pieces pop! Try a true white for…

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4 Tips for Choosing an Eye-Popping Kitchen Color Palette

Your kitchen is the hub of your home. It’s where meals are made, guests are entertained, and homework is done. You spend a lot of time in your kitchen, so it should be a place that makes you feel happy! Studies have shown that colors have a profound effect on our moods, so choosing the right colors for a room where you spend most of your time is very important! With so many options in paint colors, cabinets, countertops, and backsplash, how do you know you are making the right choice? Below are some things to consider when…

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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Bathroom Color Palette

Bathrooms are one of the trickier rooms in your home to design. Many are small, and they have a variety of features - toilet, shower, vanity - that need to be included and coordinated for the room to be functional. Depending on your budget, items such as sink and toilet color may be non-negotiable, so your color palette has to work around them. Picking the right color scheme for walls, fixtures, and linens is important to having a calming, cohesive bathroom instead of one that looks hodge-podged together. Here are 5 tips for choosing the right color palette…

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