Archives for June 2012

How to Pick the Perfect Paint

As a follow-up to my last post about choosing the right paint colors throughout your home, I found some videos from HGTV that offer really helpful techniques on choosing your color palette and the right finish for your paint. Whether it's a glossy, bold color or something matte and neutral, any paint project is going to bring new life to your home … [Read more...]

How to Choose Paint Colors

Repainting your home is one of the easiest and cheapest ways to refresh and revitalize your decor. One weekend and a few cans of paint can totally change the feel of your space, giving your home a makeover without any bank-breaking furniture upgrades or other expensive and stressful design commitments. But when faced with the basically infinite … [Read more...]

Beat Cooling Costs #3: Green Is In!

My last post in this series on home energy efficiency has probably the most fun topic -- decorating. Making small repairs or big fixes to your home is satisfying when you see your energy bill drop, but getting to redecorate your home AND make a difference in energy costs? Brilliant, if you ask me. And it all improves the value of your home. And … [Read more...]