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How to Choose the Perfect Paint Sheen

What is Paint Sheen? Paint sheen refers to the level of gloss or shine that a paint finish has. It's an important factor in determining the final look and feel of a painted surface. Different sheens have varying levels of durability, washability, and light reflection, making them suitable for different areas of your home. Understanding the characteristics of each paint…

Embrace the Paint Colors of the Year 2024!

The Elegance of PPG's Color of the Year 2024 Each year, renowned paint manufacturers unveil their Color of the Year, setting the tone for contemporary trends and inspiring homeowners worldwide. For 2024, PPG has introduced Limitless, a captivating hue that transcends boundaries and invites endless possibilities into your living space. Limitless color: A Symphony of Subtlety  As a soft, neutral hue with…

Sweet Apple Village: A Colorful Transformation

In Roswell, Georgia a recent paint job transformation unfolded at Sweet Apple Village. As a repeat painting contractor for this property manager, we painted one of their largest remodeling projects. A Multi-Use Complex and a Grand Gazebo Our canvas included six diverse buildings — a daycare, restaurant, office, retail, private school, and a 7 story gazebo. This was a tough project…

Spruce Up Your Home Interior For The Holidays

As the holiday season approaches you might be contemplating some repainting to breathe new life into your home's interior. Consider the option of Holiday Home Repainting for a quick and effective refresh. These small changes can enhance your home's ambiance, creating a more pleasant living environment for you and your family. Furthermore, both invited and unexpected guests you're sure…

Interior Paint Color Trends for Your Home

Choosing the right interior paint colors can play a pivotal role in transforming your living spaces. From versatile grays to timeless whites, soothing blues, and bold accent choices, there's something for every taste, and we have some great color ideas for you listed below. 1. Flagstone by PPG: The Versatile Grey We initially favored this color for exterior use on stucco,…

What to Expect during Fall Season Painting

As the crisp breeze of autumn starts to sweep across the landscape, we are reminded that fall is here. The football season is in full swing, leaves are transforming into a vibrant tapestry of colors, cooler mornings greet us with refreshing air, and blue skies set a picturesque backdrop. It's that magical time when Halloween decorations begin to grace…

Brown Stained Cedar Transformation in Nashville, TN – Before and After

Our customer in Nashville, TN didn’t like how the brown stained cedar home got lost in the trees. They wanted to brighten up the entire home and make it more welcoming. They wisely choose two colors. White to trim out the home making the windows, door frames and porch railing pop. The siding and garage door were freshened up with…

Red to White Brick Transformation: Before and After

This repeat customer met with our in home color consultant. We love how much the white brightened up the house. The timeless satin black on the trim, shutters and doors looks so rich. We matched their black roof shingle to make everything really pop!

Sharper Impressions Painting Makes the Inc. 5000 List… Again!

Great teamwork everyone! Inc. magazine just released their annual list of the Top 5000 companies in America and we made it for the third year in a row. We are honored to be included in Inc. magazine’s prestigious list for 2009. Our entire team of painting contractors continues to grow our business the old-fashioned way with top-quality service and smart business…

How to Reuse, Recycle and Dispose of Paint Products Safely

So you have just finished painting your home, and you couldn’t be more pleased with how it all turned out. However, you still have leftover trays of paint, paint thinners and other mixtures that you can’t put back in their original containers. Disposing of leftover painting materials can be a bit of a challenge, due to the toxic nature…

Transform Your Room With a Change of Color

We all have that one room in our house that just feels much smaller than it really is. Maybe it’s your living room, master bedroom or dining room. Whichever room it happens to be, there are solutions for making your tiny room feel larger, and color is a great variable to change your perspective. When it…

Importance of Power Washing for Painting Home Exteriors

Now that winter is drawing to a close and spring is on its way, the chances are that the exterior of your home is looking a little the worse for wear. Strong winds, snow, rain and low temperatures can not only leave dirt and damp marks on your paintwork they can also cause chips, cracks and blistering to your…

Preparing to Refresh Home Exteriors for Spring

While these February days are wet and wintery in most places, and particularly snowy in more northern areas, spring will be with us before you know it. Especially if you believe the predictions of one Punxsutawney Phil. And of course, as those first rays of of springtime sunshine caress your house, they'll be highlighting the damage and dirt that…

Why it is important to paint before selling your home

If you're moving houses, you'll want to make a great impression on potential buyers. This is why most people spend weeks cleaning out all the nooks and crannies, sweeping away spider webs, buying cushions and plants to add a welcoming touch, and making sure their pets stay off the furniture. After all, once you've put your property on the…

Benefits of using a color consultant when choosing colors

We've all had that feeling of envy when perusing a magazine or watching a movie and seeing a fabulous space or home. "I wish I could make my hall or living space look like that," you say to yourself. You may even go down to the local hardware store, grab some paint and accessories and try to recreate these…

The benefits of hiring a professional painter

There are certain tasks and chores in life that few of us would think about carrying out on our own - fitting a new engine into the car, re-wiring your home's electrical system, cutting down a 60-foot tree in the garden or tiling the roof. When such jobs need doing, we tend to call a professional, knowing they've got…

Color Mistakes To Avoid

In previous posts on this blog, we’ve covered numerous color combinations that can make your home sparkle, as well as ways in which you can carefully plan your decorative choices to ensure that different colors flow seamlessly between rooms. But just as important, or perhaps even more crucial, is knowing which color mistakes should be avoided, unless you want…