Category Archives: Paint

My Valentine (Benjamin Moore)

This Valentine's Day check out "My Valentine" courtesy of Benjamin Moore. This color is part of the Classic Color Collection. Surround yourself with your color favorites. These timeless, elegant, Classic Colors guarantee beautiful, usable color all the time, every time. A collection of 1,680 inspired hues that consumers and professionals have enjoyed for years, the colors in this palette are as timeless as they are forward. (more…)...
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Furniture Makeovers With Paint (Benjamin Moore)

One of the most rewarding and cost-effective household projects is reviving an old piece of furniture with a fresh coat of paint. Painted furniture can freshen up the look of any space—and you can easily change the color to coordinate with a room's color scheme. Good candidates for painting are dressers, tables, bookcases, mirror frames, and non-upholstered chairs. Choosing the Paint Colors for Your Furniture Perhaps the most fun, creative part of painting your own furniture is choosing just the right hue to harmonize with the color scheme of...
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Thinking about painting over your brick?

Brick is usually painted in older homes when repair work has been done or when the homeowner dislikes the existing color. Painting brick is also a good idea because it's hard to replace old bricks seamlessly, and painting them can mask that problem and renew the façade. As with any surface, you must clean your brick surface thoroughly before painting. Since it is very porous, you can give it a good clean with just water if you use a pressure washer. Then let it dry...
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