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DIY: How to Paint Stripes on Your Floor
Paint brings a dreary porch floor to life in New England — watch the process unfold and get tips and ideas for your own floors
"Paint brings a dreary porch floor to life in New England — watch the process unfold... tips and ideas for your own floors... with one idea: painting gray and white stripes on the floor.... power of paint. Benjamin Moore's Decorators White on the walls and Harbor Fog on the... hints like painting the base color on the tape to seal it down before painting the striped... genius idea of painting the floor until I could afford a quality replacement. Funny..."
Create a Stir With Paint
Sure, you could whisk up an accent wall and call it a day. But for truly sublime rooms, brush up on these creative paint ideas
"Paint is the easiest, cheapest and most satisfying way to transform a room. And if... always paint over it. But sometimes it's hard to get out of the rut: white walls,... of what paint can really do for a room. It can literally transform it. It can create... buckets of paint, some patience and a lot of imagination. Let these rooms be your inspiration... Decorating Ideas: Paint colors http://goo.gl/zfyVj Samantha, if you use repositional,..."
Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls
Let your favorite hues loose without skirting your lease, with these room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes
"room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes... es to painting the walls. Even if your landlord has a strict no-painting policy,... these ideas and inspiration to fill every room in your home with rental-friendly... colorful ideas Laura. Great tips. Great ideas but what about temporary, self-adhesive... these ideas for adding color for renters - not being able to paint walls shouldn't... latex paint. You will even be able to paint over them easily if you want a change..."
8 Homes With Exterior Paint Colors Done Right
"Get ideas for an exterior palette from these homes that run the gamut from Mediterranean... choosing paint colors for the exterior of their house. What goes together? What colors... examples of paint colors that got both considerations right. Related: 12 tried and true... appreciated! Paint it Definitely looking forward to painting Jenni...hoping for paint color... much the paint colors you choose affect the the look of your home. Lovely ideas! Thank..."
Where to Find Home Color Inspiration
Look for paint color ideas in things you already love: a piece of art, a cozy café, a vintage plate — even a memory
"k for paint color ideas in things you already love: a piece of art, a cozy café,... off your painting project because you just can't decide on which colors to use. After... decorating ideas - Paint colors http://brightboldbeautiful.blogspot.com/2010/07/decor... ating-ideas-paint-colors.html Great inspirational post! Check out our Ideabook about... color ideas.If you love these colors, a red, blue, yellow or pink could be the perfect..."
Picking the Color Purple
"Get Ideas and Paint Picks for Our Most Majestic Hue... Nice idea book and I love reading the fun facts. We love purple and these are great... want to paint one wall at my house a glorious purple and now I know exactly which purple... chic. Paint Pick: Kismet 6830 by Sherwin Williams Fun fact: Freight company Federal... spaces. Paint Pick: Beguiling Mauve 6269 by Sherwin Williams Periwinkle. Bluish purple... twice. Paint Pick: Dahlia 6816 by Sherwin Williams Plum. Darker, reddish purples are..."
16 Creative Paint Color Names We Haven't Seen — Yet
"of new paint colors will finally run out of ideas. We're here to help... colors of paint for the home. (See the last two here and here.) Clever and sometimes... a few paint names of our own. (Warning: Some may describe their hues a little too... was) a paint "Louisiana Hot Sauce" by Benjamin Moore. I painted my front door with... 1600 new paint colors to name? Just so you know, when naming a paint color the one rule..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Black
"e the idea of a black front door? Here are 8 exterior palettes to make it work... exterior door paint is Fine Paints of Europe. I just painted my brownstone front doors with... doors be painted with a gloss or high gloss paint? We swear by BM paint..the vinyl siding... brown/black paint for my door any ideas? Uhhh, I'm so sad. We have a black door but it... black paint! I painted ovr white metal door black... however, it shows every scratch..."
Easy Green: The Ecofriendly Nursery
Going green in the nursery isn't as hard as you may think, with more options than ever for ecofriendly furniture, floors and paint
"of good ideas. If you are going with hardwood floors and are concerned about the VOCs... paint options here.If you live in an older home, it likely contains lead paint.... chipping paint, carefully sand and paint over it (have someone else do this if you are... zero-VOC paint is the best option for healthy walls. Read up on 5 great ecofriendly... newer paint, you should still be careful when repainting or scraping off old paint..."
Why My Son’s Room Will Be Red: An Expert Weighs In on Colors for Baby
Historical facts, trend recaps and enthusiastic support for painting your nursery any darn color you like
"support for painting your nursery any darn color you like... instead, painted with black japanese blessings. Randomly, a friend painted a large panda... that the paint should reflect these colors as well. I have also read that high contrasting... book! We painted our daughters nursery pale blue, go figure, not to make a statement... nurseries I painted that bring contrast and color into the room. The cityscape mural will..."
Give Your Baby the Healthiest, Safest Nursery Possible
Protect your newborn by choosing nontoxic nursery furniture, bedding, rugs and paint. We give you all the details here
"rugs and paint. We give you all the details here... the hand painting was done by me using my own completely organic paints (www.quietnursery... A few paint companies to consider are Bioshield, Yolo Colorhouse, Green Planet Paints... Lullaby Paints. These are great tips. I am a nursery designer n LA and this is always... zeroVOC paint is a great step in the right direction. Eventually I think parents will... some gift ideas. Thanks for sharing. I've heard people used to put their babies to sleep..."
3 Dark Kitchens, 6 Affordable Updates
Color advice: Three Houzzers get budget-friendly ideas to spruce up their kitchens with new paint, backsplashes and countertops
"endly ideas to spruce up their kitchens with new paint, backsplashes and countertops... cabinet paint job. If you like the layout of your kitchen and your cabinets are in... consider painting them to get a fresh look. These three Houzzers posted photos of... specialty paints such as chalkboard paint and paint used in distressing applications... kitchens for painting recommendations. I couldn't agree more about painting the kitchen..."
Crazy for Color? Your Kitchen Cabinets Want In
Make over your kitchen in spectacular fashion with just colorful cabinet paint? Now there's a bright idea
"cabinet paint? Now there's a bright idea... and gray painted cabinets have been done, so you may be wondering what the new colors... the good ideas thanx Great Interior Ideas and Mix of Colors. Like " turquoise work with... laminate painting phase. I have done quite a bit of research on painting laminate and... about painting laminate and find a good primer and paint then go for it! Now that... wood was painted with a distressed milk-paint finish. We contrasted the island in a..."
Bathed in Color: Favorite Yellows and Golds for the Bath
"expert paint picks and ideas for yellow walls... yellow paint color picks for bathrooms, along with nine knockout bathrooms that use... harder than painting a room. The yellow and turquoise bathroom is a paint job away from... yellow to paint my living room. I painted two walls and then went to bed. In the light... me to paint a whole room in were actually found in the white section of paint decks... tried to paint Benjamin Moore paint on foam board and it was drying so quickly I couldn't..."
Room of the Day: A Laundry So Cheery, Wash Day Is Wonderful
Pretty paint and playful touches banish chore-day blahs in a laundry room designed for a magazine’s Idea House
"retty paint and playful touches banish chore-day blahs in a laundry room designed... Texas Idea House, he made the utility room the starting point for his design. Too... that I painted my kitchen island and also thinking to paint the laundry room next... 2/3 and paint that portion semigloss like the trim. It's fine in areas where little... that I painted when we moved into our house, since it's an important room to me...."