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How to Pick the Right White Paint
"White Paint Picks for 8 Very Different Effects... choose the paint. After all, white is white...right? Wrong! After the painting was... white paint: When my husband and I put our previous home up for sale, we decided... colorfully painted spaces, but I realize that many people enjoy the simplicity of white... white paint. More: How to Pick the Right Gray... painter painted th ceiling " The color I always paint ceilings." We are agonizing over..."
5 Easy Tips for Choosing Your Exterior Paint Palette
Make your home the talk of the neighborhood — in a good way — with an exterior paint scheme that pops
"exterior paint colors. Most of the time, that's a very good thing. Recently, however... neighbors painted their home a shade of green that ... well, let's just say it's gotten... pick a paint today and paint it this week end. As others have said you must consider... going to paint when we first bought it! Believe it or not, the purple paint (it really... tester paints from those colors and painted a few places on the trim. I felt like Goldilocks..."
Paint Color Ideas: 8 Uplifting Ways With Yellow and Green
"green paint combinations sure to cast off winter doldrums... along with paint color palettes inspired by each image.... why not paint the tiles, there are paints for this, it takes time and patience but... on the island, new lighting and we had the cabinets spray-painted off-white to lighten... newly painted surface would stick and the paint remained tacky to the touch and it... the soft paint, indicating again that the paint is uncured. The surfaces were abraded..."
Pick-a-Paint Help: 11 Ways to Mine Your World for Colors
Color, color everywhere. Discover the paint palettes that are there for the taking in nature, shops and anywhere else you roam
"Discover the paint palettes that are there for the taking in nature, shops and anywhere... such as paint color Several people asking what is the paint color, I have asked and... to the paint store. They can custom color match it. Get a pint and paint a large enough... remember once painting a bathroom three different colors in three days, then going back to... picking paint colors, what is on the walls? One you forgot...make an Ideabook in Houzz..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Paint Makeovers
Let your newly repainted house or room do the "How d'ya like me now?" strut right here — it might just be featured in an upcoming ideabook
"after paint jobs! Please take a minute to show off your work in the Comments section... including the paint company and exact color name — the color number too if there is one.... primer paint... painted all over the floor. Then on my hands and knees, painted each... not a paint. Here's the before and after of my house. I painted the window trim... painting project as a new homeowner and I love it! I'm considering black paint for..."
Kitchen of the Week: What a Difference Paint Can Make
"cube of island space. Does chalkboard paint not come in other colors? I guess for... like to paint. Not sure what type of paint to use? Love it! so nice to see a kitchen... professional paint shop when it comes to painting cabinets. “They spray on a special bonding... /finishes. Island, cabinets, floor, stainless steel, white farmhouse sink, painted wall... ponder painting our center island and swapping a few cabinet doors on the wall units..."
15 Dramatic Interior Paint Makeovers
Light to dark, dark to light. Soft to bold or newly toned down. See how these homeowners transformed their interiors with paint
"homes with paint. Today we're looking at how paint has changed your rooms, from the kitchen... beautifully painted corridor!!! I would only paint the ceiling and change the flooring... buck than paint. Thank you for fulfilling my wish to see the changes paint color makes... 'after' (paint, sofa, fireplace, ceiling and the painting). However, I did like the... should I paint my walls. Well the client is right, it will make the biggest impact..."
When Color Could Kill: Stories From the History of Paint
Delve into paint's storied past — what you learn about its history and modern incarnations may surprise you
"into paint's storied past — what you learn about its history and modern incarnations... Green paint which was got to give the dining room another coat should have turned... manufacturers. Paints and inks are a very broad subject with lots of highly interesting details... I love paint and this was a whole new side to it. WOW, the part about people dying... and safe painting options. Good job! I enjoyed your article. The history of color is..."
From the Pros: How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets
Want a major new look for your kitchen or bathroom cabinets on a DIY budget? Don't pick up a paintbrush until you read this
"simple as painting your dining room, with the right prep, painting cabinets can be an... what four painting professionals say about painting kitchen cabinets.... fresh paint color could be the best bet for your budget. But before you start in... prevents paint from sticking to it," says painter Alex Davidson. Although it's not... great paint job like painted hinges. Just finished painting my cabinets with Rustoleum..."
Paint Color Ideas: 7 Bright Ways With Yellow and Orange
Go with the glow. These sample palettes and room examples show you how to work with two of the happiest hues around
"created paint color palettes inspired by each room so you can add some bold, warm color... of your painting when I win the lotto. Love Farrow & Ball's Charlotte's Locks: http://www... love to paint with these colors!! Great article on my favorite color!! Love these... I also paint almost exclusively with these colors, and wear them too! Just finished... rooms are painted a pale creamy orange - it works as a neutral and goes with everything..."
8 Homes With Exterior Paint Colors Done Right
"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... who love painted brick: I actually bought a painted brick house, and am trying to figure... chipping paint. Despite the exterior paint I bought the house anyway because otherwise..."
More Top Paint Picks for 2014: New Greens, Blues and Neutrals
Valspar’s new colors aim to lift spirits and express creativity. Here’s how to use 9 of them in lively ways
"on top paint companies’ 2014 colors of the year, we look to Valspar, which has divided... Pittsburgh Paints | Farrow & Ball... kitchen island colours with light perimeter cabinets. I really like the Gentle Wave... site, we painted our fence the licorice sort of colour to give a feeling of space, why... We just painted our bathroom a couple of shades off of Gentle Wave. I wanted a Tiffany... They painted all the trim almond, and it has not aged well. Sadly, after the bathroom..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Ceiling Black
Mask flaws, trick the eye, create drama ... a black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing
"using flat paint. If there is any sheen to the paint you will see every flaw in the ceiling... it's only paint. Paint it back if you hate it! @ Bespoke Decorative Finishes-Love your... it's only paint. You can always change it back"... Have you ever tried painting over... that I painted blue and it looked so dark, I painted it pink with light gray and white... prime and paint before she moves out! Considering painting my bathroom ceiling black..."
Choosing Paint: How To Pick the Right Gray
"great gray paint color for your space. More: How to Find the Right White... kitchen is painted "Quahog" by C2 Paints (a wonderful small paint company based here in... color to paint the walls to compliment the sectional. Any suggestions on paint colour... no odor paint & they don't always have the selection in the low VOC paint lines. I... paint my home a soft grey and decorators white for the trim. Should I paint the trim..."
How To Pick the Right Green Paint
"and some paint colors I suggest to get the following effects: More: How to Find the... I just painted two rooms green, then hated it. It is because it was too yellow.... on an island - getting sick of the forest green and am considering the sage green... I did paint the others gray. I love that lemon grass too. Really pretty! what about... walls painted with this color. This would be great and unique. I love the "Line Green"..."