Archive for interior painting

What Color Should I Paint My Kitchen?

Choosing a paint color for your kitchen can be challengingChoosing a paint color for your kitchen can be a confusing process. There are so many items to coordinate with, from furniture to cabinets to floor to appliances to countertops. Plus there is the emotional aspect to consider; what kind of atmosphere will the colors create? And of course, many of us are also thinking of potential resale value in the midst of these choices. With so much to keep in mind, where do you even start?

The first advice we have for you is that your paint color should be just about the last choice you make when redecorating your kitchen. All other major items should be chosen an installed so you can make sure you pick something that will match well with them. This includes cabinets, countertops and appliances.

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Painting Ideas for Your Bedroom

Is your bedroom the relaxing sanctuary you really crave? Or is it the last place in your home to get a little decorating attention? For many homeowners the bedroom falls to the bottom of the priority list. After all, when company comes over you can just shut the door.

We understand the urge to decorate the more visible parts of your home, but your bedroom is the first room you see in the morning and the last one you see at night. Why not give this space extra attention so you can start and end your day with a great view? Read More→

Using Primer In Your New Jersey Home

We talk a lot about painting. But there is a step that comes before paint that can make the difference between a paint job turning out just okay and one that looks great. We’re talking about using primer. Read More→

How To Paint With A Roller

painting a wall

Have you ever stepped back from your freshly painted wall and noticed streaks, drips, or roller lines? Nothing is more frustrating than working hard on a painting project only to have the final results be less than what you were hoping for! If you’ve noticed imperfections like the ones described above on your walls, we’ve got some tips to help improve your paint rolling skills. Read More→

Why Black is the Perfect Color for Interior Doors

Contemporary Bedroom

Photo by BNL Interior Design

Painting interior doors white has become standard practice in homes. In fact, it is so common that we’re willing to bet most homeowners haven’t considered that their interior doors, just like their walls, can be any color they choose! One of the trends we’ve noticed popping up more the last few years are interior doors painted black. While we still love a glossy white door, we hope this decorating trend is stays, and here’s why: Read More→