You’re looking at your Florida home and wonder, how often will I have to have this home painted? The answer depends on a few things. Obviously, part of it is how you think your home looks. Are you tired of how it looks now? Why not spruce it up or make a change? But there […]
You bought your Florida house with those really “cool” pink and blue bathrooms were all the rage in the 1950s and now you’re stuck. Today earth toned spa like palettes are all the rage and your bath looks more than dated, it looks like an ice cream parlor! So what to do? If you don’t have […]
It’s time. The outside of your house looks weathered and not in a good way! Time to paint and get it looking spruced up. But you aren’t sure what kind of paint was used on the exterior last time it was painted.
Oil based paint
What if it was oil based paint? Can you just paint over […]
If you have plastic furnishings: chairs, tables, or other storage items that have become faded or just the wrong color, did you know you can spruce them up with paint?
It might be the dead of winter, but thinking ahead to spring and planning some projects can make the dark winter days go faster. One of […]
When painting your home, using the right paint is important if you want the job to look professionally done without hiring a professional to do it. There are many different kinds of paint: latex, oil based, semi-gloss, flat and chalkboard. Each of these has different meanings and uses. Do you know which paint goes on […]
New Year means time to spruce up your home. Color always sets the mood, so sprucing up with new, fresh color is the way to go. So how do you pick the perfect palette when painting your house? A little personal preference and a little thought.
Start with what you like
When picking the perfect palette, start […]
HOA rules can cause you problems if you don’t pay attention to them. If you live in a community with a Home Owners Association (HOA), you know they have rules about what you can and can’t do with your property. Those rules are part of the ownership interest to your home. They may seem trivial, […]
Home organization can be challenging, chalkboard paint is a fun and creative way to get and stay organized. Use chalkboard paint all over the home in big ways and small to organize many different spaces.
First, chalkboard paint doesn’t have to be the old schoolroom black. While that is the most popular color, it can […]
You want to paint the interior of your home, but you want it to look perfect. Here are some tips to get you to that perfect paint job.
Be sure to prep:
1. When doing interior house painting, take the time to dust walls and woodwork, patch cracks and holes and sand them smooth. Remove light fixtures […]
You’ve decided that painting the exterior of your house is a good idea and since it’s a big job doing it right the first time is even better. To make that paint job last on your Clearwater home, here are some expert tips.
Start With Clean Surfaces
For exterior house painting the first thing you need to […]