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Decorating 101: How to Choose Your Colors

Learn where to look for palette inspiration — and one commonly advised place maybe you shouldn’t Full Story
     Comment   September 1, 2014
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kjziebell
After spending hours looking at colors on Houzz, on Sherwin Williams and on Benjamin Moore's websites, I went out and bought paint samples of the colors that I thought I "loved". After I actually painted them on the walls, in several different spots, and let them dry, I hated three of the six colors. Lesson learned, its far cheaper to buy a $6 sample than it is to paint an entire room some color that you'll end up hating. All the samples I bought were worth every penny. Rather than discarding the unused sample paint, I'm using it to paint the risers of my basement stairs in a rainbow of different colors.
June 15, 2014 at 5:14AM     
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Houzz Call: Show Us Your Garage Conversion

Have you switched from auto mode into workshop, office, gym or studio mode? We'd love to see the result Full Story
     Comment   August 30, 2014
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newmouse
Well-converted space is possibly more valuable than $60K.
August 31, 2013 at 11:09AM     
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rouxb
@calimaui-I suspect it is because some people, without $60K autos, put the needs, comfort and well-being of their families over the housing of their possessions.
August 31, 2013 at 1:38PM     
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