Is Beige Back? The Paint Color That Won’t Go Away

We've been watching the trends lately, and we're noticing the question, "Is beige back?". And the answer is yes. Beige paint colors seem to be making a comeback. While jewel tones have had their day, is the sun going down on them? Well, maybe not ...

How to Choose the Right Paint Color For Your Kitchen

If you’ve ever stared at your kitchen and wondered what wall color goes best with your kitchen cabinets, you’re not alone. Picking wall colors that harmonize with kitchen cabinets can feel like a challenge. This guide will help you answer the que...

How to Make Any Room Look Bigger With Paint

If you live in a small home or apartment, you probably know how hard they can be to decorate. Besides getting the right scale of furniture (not to mention triple-checking the measurements), the size sometimes limits furniture and art placement. But e...

What’s the Best Paint Color for Your Apartment?

Choosing a paint color for your apartment or condo can seem overwhelming. If you're renting, you might have to get approval. If you own, it's a big project to take on by yourself. What if you choose the wrong color and have to repaint? Compared to...

Finding the Best Trim Paint Colors

Ask anyone what paint color they recommend for interior trim or doors. The majority of people will probably say "choose a white." Popular since the 1940s, when post-war houses were being built quickly and affordably (and it was efficient to paint ...

Gain New Inspiration From Alexandria’s Historic Old Town

As a thriving, historic district along the Potomac, Alexandria's Old Town is an excellent place for inspiration for your exterior paint colors. Located across the river from Washington, D.C., it's a small town with a cosmopolitan feel. The ico...

How to Choose the Best Family Crest Colors

If you're into genealogy, you're probably familiar with your family crest, or coat of arms. These designs were originally displayed on knights' shields, representing the knight or the king he represents. Eventually, the crests came to stand for fa...

10 Beautiful Paint Colors for Your Den

Dens and families go together like peanut butter and jelly. But every so often, even the family's favorite room needs a decorating update. Try one of these beautiful paint colors or decorating ideas to bring the cozy back to the room where everyone g...

7 Wedding Color Palettes That Will Inspire the Way You Live

We spend so much time planning weddings. Everything down to the wedding color palette is a reflection of the relationship. So why not carry the love of that palette into your life together? Here are popular wedding color palettes translated into beau...

9 Ways to Make Your Guest Bedroom a Welcoming Retreat

Guest bedrooms get lost in the shuffle of daily life. They can wind up being the junk room, or the dusty room that gets aired out only once a year. Instead of waiting till the phone rings saying, "Here we come," start now to create a retreat that you...