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Paint Color: Help Finding that Perfect Color

Color can be a huge challenge for home owners. You might know that you like warm (orange, red) colors more than cool (green, blue) colors but there are thousands of choices in any one of these colors, i.e. each paint brand has more than 200 whites to pick from so how do you decide?

Selecting Paint Colors

Sometimes you’re lucky and you’ll fall in love with a color that a friend has used in their home, and you get their paint information. More often you’ll try one shade of blue, another and if you’re lucky by the third try you like... 

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Bathroom Remodel a Success!

Bathroom from the Door

We just finished the 2nd floor guest bathroom! A picture is worth a thousand words. I’m amazed how different the first 2 photos look – same room, different lighting. To minimize reflections off the mirror, the overhead light was turned off for the photo with sink details.

Bathroom from the Door

Bathroom Sink Details

Matching Hardware

Beadboard Wainscoting

New Tile Floor

More Decorating to Come

It will look even better once decorated. Here are the lessons we learned (what to consider next time) from a quick bathroom remodel:

Lighting is crucial so install it early to make sure you’re happy with... 

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Bathroom Design Change Requires New Paint Colors

4 Colors

When we introduced the chair rail design, we didn’t realize how many additional decisions would need to be made. We worked with our client on the chair rail design, then the tile choices on top of the chair rail and now we need to finalize the paint colors.

Yesterday our technician applied the dark “chocolate” color (what we originally picked) to the lower walls and the lighter (2 recommended by our interior decorator) to the upper wall. Last night I visited the condo to tape up the 4 color choices and take these photos for the owner to view, as last... 

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