How To…Add a Splash of Color

When making changes in your home, selecting new colors can be one of the most dramatic and difficult decisions you have to make.  Color can change not only the look of a room, but also the feeling you get when you walk into the space.  Color reflects your personality and interests, so you want it to be done correctly.  Color can be subtle or it can be vibrant; color can be one statement wall or it can be found throughout an entire room or home.  As we move into a new year, what colors do you want to keep and …

Pleasant Palettes

The great thing about home improvement is that you get to decide the amount of work you want to take on.  You have the choice to update your house one step at a time, in great leaps, or with a whole complete remodel.  Today, we’re going to offer some advice for a simple step that can bring an important change in your home.  The walls in our homes are one of the biggest spaces we can change by just adding a fresh coat of paint.  When you decide to change the colors of your walls, you have the ability to …

Colors, Colors, Everywhere!

What emotions do you have when you hear the names of these paint colors: Delicacy, Stillwater, Fresh Pink Lemonade, Inspired? These sound like very refreshing colors that could make a big change in the feel of your home. In House Beautiful magazine, Christine Pittel highlighted some colors of paint that “has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing, and make you feel reborn.” Rather than picking an off-white paint for your walls, take a look at some colors that can inspire you, within your comfort zone, of course! Nicely Neutral When we want to remain neutral …