The 10 Best Basement Paint Colors

If your basement, like most, is dark and low-ceilinged, it can be hard to want to spend time there. But you’d be amazed at what a fresh coat of paint will do. Here are the 10 best basement paint colors for lightening, brightening, and giving height...

PPG’s 2021 Color of the Year Is More Than You Ever Imagined

The wait for PPG's 2021 Color of the Year is over. Last year, it was the rich, deep blue, Chinese Porcelain. The year before that, the luxurious dark green Night Watch. But in 2021, PPG goes beyond expectations and releases an entire color palette: t...

Here Are 7 Famous Black Designers You Should Be Following

There are lots of ways to be an ally to the Black Lives Matter movement: write to your government officials, protest, support Black-owned businesses and donate to the cause. To show our support of the Black interior design community, we’re showcasi...

Chalk Art Makes a Comeback in the Era of Coronavirus and #BLM

During the Coronavirus quarantine, we saw lots of strange new things, like the necessity for face masks and social distancing markers. But we saw lots of positivity, too. Whole neighborhoods’ worth of families out walking or playing together, and p...

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...

Hygge Paint Colors & Design

Hygge (pronounced HOO-ga) is the Danish art of coziness. It's an obsession with interior design. Americans rushed into its warm and fuzzy arms when a slew of books on the topic hit the shelves. Hygge seems to have it all. The crux of this philosophy ...

Best Alternatives to White Kitchen Cabinets

As a kitchen cabinet color, white can do no wrong. It suits any style of home, and it never goes out of style. But what if you don't like white kitchen cabinets and you are looking for something a bit more personal? Or you've loved your white cabinet...

Pro Tips for Painting Cabinets in Your Home

Whether it's in the kitchen or a garage, we depend upon cabinets to keep our homes organized. But over time, cabinets can start to look faded, damaged, or outdated with everyday use. Fortunately, our tips for painting kitchen cabinets is an easy way ...

10 Living Room Ideas on a Budget

Living rooms tend to be among the largest rooms in a home, which might make them seem like overly expensive rooms to renovate. However, you don’t necessarily have to invest in a whole new furniture set or replace your flooring to give a living room...

Everything You Need to Know About Chalkboard Paint and How to Use It

What are the steps to using chalk paint? There are many different ways to paint a wall, but one of the most creative and useful ways involves chalkboard paint. This unique type of paint allows you to transform an area of your home into a fun a...