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Is Interior Painting too Stressful During the Holidays? 9 Reasons to Hire a Professional Painter this Holiday Season

The holidays are a season to experience the joy of gathering, the comfort of tradition and the delight of favorite foods. The holidays can also be a time to give your home a new look as you approach the new year, or make that big change you’ve been planning. Tackling that interior wall painting project might be one of…

Paint Color Trends for 2020: Why Chinese Porcelain is PPG’s 2020 Paint Color of the Year

Paint color trends come and go, and while every trend is fun in the moment, not every color has staying power beyond its moment in the spotlight. Fortunately, that’s not true of PPG’s 2020 paint color of the year, Chinese Porcelain. We’ve been seeing blues pop up more and more in bedrooms and family rooms, and this particular blue…

What Color Should I Paint My Basement? How to Choose the Best Paint Colors for Basements

More and more homeowners are utilizing their basement spaces beyond dark, storage caves for stuff that doesn’t belong upstairs. Play rooms, extra bedrooms, media rooms, kitchens and bathrooms are going into basements to make them into usable bonus living spaces. And even if you don’t build out your basement, you will still want to paint the walls.Best Paint Colors for…

Primer Before Paint: When You Need to Prime Your Interior Walls Before Painting

High quality paints and primers continue to get better and better as the years go by. Not only are the formulas better and provide better coverage and more saturated colors, many high-quality paints are now no- or low-VOC, meaning they’re healthier for you, your home and your home’s air quality.One question we still get from homeowners, however, is if…

Painting Your Home Gray: Why Gray is One of the Most Popular Paint Colors

If you’re considering painting your home and have searched for color inspiration on home improvement shows or magazines, you can’t have missed the color gray. Gray is seemingly everywhere in home decor and graces kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and living rooms. Designers use gray in small flips as well as luxury home remodels, which indicates gray truly is a color…

Painting and Home Renovations: When Should I Paint during a Remodel?

Nearly every homeowner will tackle a home renovation at some point. Home renovations can range from simple (e.g. minor bedroom updates) to complex (e.g. tearing out and rebuilding a kitchen or bath). No matter the level of complexity of your renovation, there is a distinct order of operations to maximize the efficiency of your project and guarantee your desired…

Spring Paint Color Trends for 2019: Paint Color Experts Share Their Favorite Spring Paint Colors

Spring is finally here and for many of us that means spring cleaning, the first few times mowing the lawn and working on our homes. Perhaps this spring you began your outdoor cleanup and yard work and noticed that no matter how good your flower beds look your home’s exterior could use a little love. Or maybe you’re tired…

Repainting Your Home Interior: The Importance of Repainting Interior Surfaces

When it’s time to pick out new interior paint colors, it can be an exciting and fun experience. But what you might not know is that painting or repainting your home interior surfaces can carry positive benefits that impact your health, well-being, and wallet. Here are just six reasons why you should repaint your interior surfaces. Advantages of Repainting Interior…