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...

How to Make Your Home Hygge

Hygge (pronounced HOO-ga), is the Danish art of coziness. It's an obsession in interior design. Americans rushed into its warm and fuzzy arms about three years ago when a slew of books on the topic hit the shelves. And Hygge (isn't hoo-gah just fu...

Best Alternatives to White Kitchen Cabinets

As a kitchen cabinet color, white can do no wrong. It suits any style home, and it never goes out of style. But what if you don't like white kitchen cabinets? Or you've loved your white cabinets for years, but you're ready for a change? The good n...

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 But over time, cabinets can start to look faded, damaged, or simply outdated with everyday use. Fortunately, painting kitchen cabinets is an easy way to tra...

Secrets of Hotel Design for Your Perfect Master Bedroom

Boutique and luxury hotels know a little something about bedroom design. Here are 10 tips from the world's top hotels you can use to take your own bedroom from a ho-hum space to the perfect master bedroom. Make Your Bedroom Multitask Hotel room...

10 Inexpensive Ways to Update Your Living Room

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...

10 Reasons We All Love Vacation Rentals’ Colorful Decor

Vacation rentals are made for people who are, well, on vacation. So they often build fun colors right into their DNA. Here are 10 examples of vacation rental decor with enough color to make you feel vacation-y, even if you're reading this from your d...

A Star-Studded Nursery

This project is a Paintzen favorite. Mira Rapp Hooper of the Flatiron District in Manhattan wanted to give her daughter's room a star-studded upgrade. "We wanted a design concept for our daughter's room that was gender neutral but not necessar...

6 Healthy Rooms For Your Mind, Body, & Spirit

For most of us, getting (and staying) healthy is one of our biggest life goals. But daily living can make that tough, so it's important to find hacks to make it easier. One hack that may not be on your radar? Creating rooms in your home that promote ...