Category Archives: Paint

The Importance of Color and Floors When Selling A Home

The sellers had the foresight to know that to sell at competitive pricing, dated wallpaper needed to come down in the dining room, all walls needed a fresh coat of neutral paint, but most importantly, they needed to focus on … Continue reading

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Pantone Color of the Year 2019

The Pantone Color Institute’s annual color forecast provides a global point of view on the movement of color.  Every year, since 2000, Pantone has named a color of the year, as a trendsetting concept for branding, marketing, fashion and design for … Continue reading

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NIGHTWATCH: Pittsburgh Paint Color of the Year 2019

PPG Paints has named Night Watch, a luxurious deep green, as its 2019 Color of the Year. The shade, which evokes lush foliage and the soothing influence of the outdoors, will be at the forefront of next year’s design trends, … Continue reading

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Starting with the Jack and Jill

This client has a myriad of home improvements in mind – a new kitchen, floors,  furnishings and window treatments are all on her wish list.  But with water dripping through the wall from the Jack and Jill shower through the ceiling below, … Continue reading

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PEACOCK BLUE: Kelly Moore Color of the Year 2019

Kelly Moore has selected “PEACOCK BLUE” as their 2019 Color of the Year.  From Kelly Moore:  “Could Peacock Blue be the new Black in 2019?  This classic blue with green undertones is a hands down winner in the survey, capturing 35% … Continue reading

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BLUEPRINT: Behr Color of the Year 2019

Behr, Kelly Moore and Pittsburgh Paint all seem to be following Sherwin Williams lead on color, with their 2019 selections looking very similar to Sherwin Williams’ 2018 selection of Oceanside. The 2019 Behr Color of the Year is BLUEPRINT, “a … Continue reading

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Remodel VERY LIGHT to Sell, With a Touch of Decluttering

The most significant improvement to “move this property” was a newly installed marble desktop and fresh coat of paint in a time-stamped, 1990’s home office, the first room buyers took in when entering this home. A couple of hours spent de-cluttering is always smart … Continue reading

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