Category Archives: Interior Painting

Education-Friendly Bedroom for Kids

This guest post was written by Shari Duddy Shari Duddy is an elementary school teacher in New Jersey.  Shari has many years of experience in education. You’ve heard of education friendly classrooms, but education friendly bedrooms? You bet! There is such a thing as a bedroom that engages a child’s mind and imagination, and it […]

Top Interior Colors for Girls

Well, it’s time to paint the entire house once again, and, though you have a general idea of what colors would be perfect for each room, you decide to defer to your daughter about her choice of room color.  After an exhausting perusal of online color charts, you have proudly winnowed it down to five […]

Top Interior Colors for Boys

It’s really all about blue when it comes to boy’s rooms or accessories… whether planning a nursery or the hoped-for layette from the baby shower, you can’t help yourself – “blue” is the only color that comes to mind in conjunction with boys. Well, you needn’t feel restricted to choosing pale blue only when it […]

What is Color Theory?

There’s always new lingo to learn – whether it is trending words or acronyms in social media, workplace jargon or even day-to-day living.  If you decide to do a little decorating in your home and start searching online for ideas from paint colors to home design, you’re sure to run into unfamiliar lingo and concepts.  […]

What is Retro Interior Design?

Are you trying to capture that 60s retro look, resurrected by the AMC cable television show “Mad Men”? Well, if you like that 60s style, or any other period style for that matter, you need not totally redecorate your “pad” to duplicate that era… a few cans of paint and a top painter in Beverly […]

Top Ten Colors for the Bathroom

The suggested quicker, picker-upper for your bathroom is not to spend an arm and a leg on fancy fixtures or elaborate vanities and mirrors, but just to buy a can of paint and voila!  Instant transformation and it is not cost-prohibitive either. If you are handy with a paint can and brush, and your bathroom […]

Bathroom Tiles vs. Bathroom Painting

Decisions, decisions.  You decide to revamp the bathroom – not a total overhaul or a big remodeling project, since you are pleased with your bathroom and it just needs a little lift.  So, do you grab a can of paint to freshen up those bathroom walls, or do you slap on tiles from floor to […]

Interior Remodeling Projects for Summer

The long Winter months are often spent dreaming about what we’ll do outside when it finally warms up, there are those pesky little projects that still need to be done inside the house, and not just on a rainy day. Unless you have a pool and enjoy the Dog Days of Summer, those wicked hot […]

Elements of Traditional Design

If you are thinking of redecorating your home – first off, how would you describe your home’s current style and/or décor?  Have you been a homeowner for a while and acquired furnishings and accessories which are suited to your family’s taste?  Perhaps, you are fairly new to homeowner status and you and your significant other […]