The Most Popular Exterior Colors to Paint Your Home in 2020

Summer’s here, and the time is right for (a) dancing in the street, (b) taking a vacation [or maybe a staycation because 2020] or (c) painting your house. Answer: All of the above. Warmer temps and better weather make it the perfect time to paint y...

The Best Ways to Pick Paint Colors Online

Have you ever tried to pick a paint color online? Most of us find it a big enough challenge to do it with paint swatches in hand. But adding the online factor can make what should be a fun task seem darn near impossible. Thank goodness for technology...

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...

Historic Boston Does Wallpaper and Exterior Painting Right

While design trends wax and wane, it's fun to look back in time. So, to get a coordinated and classic look, step back in time. There's no better place to look for inspiration than some of Boston's most beloved house museums. Here we can see what resi...

Paint Your House Black – Reasons Behind the Trend

You've probably never considered painting your house black, but it just might be one of today's hottest trends in exterior painting. Black paint adds drama and depth and makes a strong visual statement. Send the message to your neighborhood that youâ...

10 Beautiful Front Door Paint Colors

When you get home at the end of the day, nothing says "welcome" like the perfect front door color. Even better, painting your front door is the perfect final touch for an exterior paint job.  So get inspired by these upgrades you can make to your ex...

Greece’s White Houses Will Make You Want to Vacation Forever

With its warm summers, blue skies and seas and simple, white homes, Greece is a dream vacation destination. Imagine you're there, soaking your toes in the water and nibbling olives, even as you soak up the decor ideas from these amazing homes. ...

20 Paint Colors the People in Portland, Seattle, and the Pacific Northwest are Loving

Anyone who has undergone a painting project knows how difficult, tedious, frustrating, and argument-ridden choosing a paint color can be. With so many options from classic white or neutral greige to bolder shades like the sophisticated Night Watch, i...

These Freshly Painted Pools are Perfect for Summer in NYC

It is officially summertime! That means school's out and children all across the country are cannonball-ing into pools to cool down and splash around. But kids living in big cities like New York City often lack the luxury of having their own pool to ...

7 Porches and Patios You’ll Love on the Fourth and Beyond

If you're looking for paint ideas to brighten your home's outdoor areas for the Fourth of July, look no further. These red, white and blue outdoor spaces shine brighter than your sparklers. A charming, patriotic color palette is the perfect f...