Category Archives: Interior Painting

How to Choose a House Painter

Finding the right house painter can be simple if you know what you’re looking for. You may be thinking to yourself, “I’m looking for someone to, um, paint my house, right, Captain Obvious?” True, but like most things, it goes a bit deeper than that. Whether your search is for an exterior house painter, an […]

Top Kitchen Paint Colors for 2017

The paint colors you choose for your next kitchen remodeling project are more important than you may think. Because your kitchen likely is the center of attention in your home, it’s important that you choose the right color palette that will not only match what’s going on in your kitchen design-wise, but also match what’s […]

How to Make a Small Space Look Larger

Small spaces have their advantages. Of course, they have their challenges as well. A small space can be cozy and homey, or it can be stifling, even suffocating. But a small space doesn’t have to make you feel like you’re living in a can. If you have a small space in your home that’s making […]

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 […]