Painting Your Garage Floors: A Pro Approach

Have you ever thought about your garage floor? Like any floor, it takes a beating – more than most, thanks to the weight of your vehicles – and because garages usually aren't air-conditioned, it's subject to extremes of heat and cold, too. In add...

Get Ready for Fall With These 12 Front Porch Decorating Ideas

This fall may be a little different than usual – no trick-or-treaters or Halloween block parties, limited (if any) football tailgating, and no crowds at the pick-your-own orchard. But you can still embrace the season's colorful spirit with these 12...

How to Choose the Perfect Deck Color

Decks, like any outdoor space, take a beating. Weather, the sun's heat, and age can break them down. But if you maintain them regularly, they'll last longer than if they're left to fend for themselves. As with choosing an exterior paint color, cho...

Best Blue Paint Colors for Your Exterior

Blue is one of the premier paint colors for home exteriors. But as with interior colors, you might think, "I want to paint my house blue," and then wonder … what blue should I choose? To help you narrow your choices, here are the best five blue pai...

6 Signs It’s Time to Paint Your Exterior

Paint stands as your home’s first and best defense against the elements. It's also the first impression your guests and potential buyers receive. But many homeowners may not know when it's time to paint their home’s exterior. Here are six signs i...

The Benefits of Deck Paint and How to Increase the Longevity of Your Deck

Having a deck as part of your home is a wonderful way to spend more time outdoors, entertain guests, enjoy your property, and increase your home’s resale value. But unfortunately, many homeowners neglect to pay the same close attention to their dec...

Home Improvement Projects to Tackle this Winter

While we are all bundled up for the duration of winter, the elements are taking their toll on your home. And when the winter ends, you must have an idea of the post-winter updates you need to make to protect your home. Touch Up Paint Winter's w...

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...

Our 9 Favorite Garage Door Paint Ideas

You probably don't look at your garage door and think "focal point" or "home design." But garage doors are just as important a feature as the front door, providing not just shelter for your car, but curb appeal, too. Here are our favorite garage door...

3 Surprising Benefits of Painting Your Home

Painting your home doesn't just make your house look pretty -- it has some awesome hidden benefits too. Painting your home is one of those unspoken topics that suffocate the room every weekend; When are we going to paint? It's a project that is us...