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Cool Tip: Mimic Stain With a DIY Color Wash
"trick with the paint first just in the worn areas and then top coat with this? I... surface with clear Varathane and follow with your glaze step once that is dry. je... to work with a paint to faux and can't or don't want to put in glaze. It does make... owners painted with concrete 'stain' (in essence, a paint). As it was prohibitively... water-based paint with water, the raw wood will soak up the water, thereby raising the..."
Loving Color: 5 Ways to Decorate With Paint Chips
"also-ran paint strips into conversation-starting art and accessories for your home... came up with their own clever ways to use up the paint chips in their homes.... coat of paint is one of the quickest and easiest ways to transform a room. But deciding... remaining paint chips lying around. Don't just recycle these colorful pieces of paper... samples of paint chips around the house. The paint companies are generous with their free..."
Get a Wallpaper Look With a Hand-Painted Touch
"lines with paint. The space feels that much more personal since I painted it all... pattern in paint and use it in my entryway. I have used traditional stencil patterns before... stripping the paint on that wall and saying, 'Hey, look at this! Someone hand-painted this... a wall painted with Benjamin Moore brandy cream. I used a Royal Design Studio stencil... using paint I used a tinted glaze. The pattern is visible but very subtle. Looks..."
My Houzz: Accessibility With Personality in an 1870 Home
"Hand-painted murals and personal touches fill an accessible home with warmth and... home. As with most old structures, however, this onetime boarding house needed a lot... equipped with an elevator and a very nicely done brick ramp to the back door. With... family with us! Bursting with individuality, personality, warmth and good cheer! What's... Great job with the painting, Laurie! Your use of color makes each space unique, while..."
Expert Talk: Have a Field Day With Landscape Art
"Paintings of moody skies or serene seas bring nature's soothing touch to even the... landscape painting as a focal point or an accessory in any room. Some of the designers... about the paintings where known. I hate seeing a gorgeous painting in a designed interior... of my paintings, of Mt. Rainier. I'm currently working on a painting of a fjord... landscape paintings. I love them and have several in my home, including some by my late..."
Kitchen Workbook: 15 Elements of a Traditional Kitchen
"stage with decorative moldings, glazed finishes, raised panels and more... Enough with painting all the wood white. Love the first kitchen in #8, with the cream... agree with davis, that these are extremely expensive, large kitchens that most people... kitchen with many of the aspects noted above and I love it. I'm kind of surprised... feel but with a sleek, modern look at the same time - not the easiest combination to..."
Stress Less With Distressed Cabinets
Stop worrying over every little nick and chip. Intentionally aged cabinets give the kitchen or laundry room a relaxed, timeworn look
"start with a few layers of paint, then add a spatter of glaze in areas where wear... hitting with a chain to reveal colors below; this creates the look of a piece that... has been painted multiple times and years of use have worn away some layers. If you're... process, painting only one coat and lightly sanding in spots to reveal the wood below... sealing with polyurethane ensures that your wood looks perfectly distressed for years..."
Tour a Beautiful Lake Austin Home with Designer Terri Symington
"to talk with Interior Designer, Terri Symington of T. Symington & Co. Interiors regarding... a tour with Terri. If you’ve ever wanted to know more about the design process and... share with our readers a little about your background and how you became interested... director with the Horchow Collection in Dallas when I decided to go back to school to... well as with the furnishings, art and accessories. What changes were made in the..."
How to Paint Brick Like a Pro
"fresh face with paint in any color you choose... thought of painting a brick wall makes some people blanch in horror, there are times when... wielding the paint roller to give a brick surface new life.... satisfied with the end result, I finished it with a glaze by mixing the paint with the... When I paint brick I mix one part dry wall compound with three parts paint and it... I have painted quite a few pieces of furniture with chalk paint, and I guess I'm wondering..."
Frame the View with Divided-Light Windows
"double-glazing option with a divider sandwiched between.... to as glazing or sash bars, muntins divide a single window sash or casement into... outfitted with window panes laid out in decorative patterns that reflected the architectural... sightlines with factory glazed insulated glass. My email is shannon@werefindinganswers... single-glazed picture window (4x4). It had to go, but I felt it was important to... window with 8 horizontal windows, 2 wide by 4 high. The two bottom windows are awnings..."
Budget Decorator: 25 Fab Projects With 1 Paint Can
Whether there's only an inch left or your paint can overfloweth, these household painting projects will get your creative juices flowing
"or your paint can overfloweth, these household painting projects will get your creative... starting with a full can or are wondering what to do with the last few drops, there is sure... question that paint reigns supreme. But if you really want to make the most of your purchase... can of paint by using it in a number of smaller projects. Whether you are starting... creative painting ideas include something for every room in the house...."
How to Work With a House Painter
A professional house painter may be your best friend for refreshing rooms. Here's what you need to know to get the best result
"basic paint job. Paint itself costs $15 and up per gallon, depending on the brand... hough painting is one of the most DIY-friendly jobs, there are times when you'll... addition to painting surfaces of all kinds, painters prep those same surfaces (stripping... exterior painting jobs you don't want to handle or that are too tricky for an amateur... happy with the outcome, and happy with their paint.... that they picked out from..."
Accent a Room With Colorful Trim
"dynamic with the other colors in the room. As to whether they sing? Well … you be... would hear with this fun painting project. Great article - thanks for inspiring my creative... brands of paint used in the lavender paints which is very difficult to find a great hue... I have painted my chimney breast black. I like the trim painted as an accent, if the... begin with. I don't think I could bring myself to paint over beautiful woodwork after..."
Expand Your View with Picture Windows
"*Durability; with no mechanical parts to break and no operations to contend with *Picture... without glazing bars — are a great way to bring in light and/or highlight a special... but, as with anything, there is a time and a place for picture windows. Especially... windows with moving parts *Opportunity for high-performance low-E coatings, tints,... more like paintings. If you're not ready to do away with classic windows altogether..."
Warm Up Your Rooms With a Beautiful Off-White Paint
White paints warmed with a hint of color create radiant backdrops for countless interior design options
"White paints warmed with a hint of color create radiant backdrops for countless interior... anything with it. That's exactly how I feel about using off-white paint in a room.... a home paint. You can do almost anything if you have this kind of color paint inside... preferred paint color used by Denver painters. http://www.streamlinepaintingdenver.... make / paint names for the various rooms you've showcased. I don't see the make..."