10 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...

Pro Tips for How to Remove Paint from Clothes

Paint is a wonderful addition to walls, doors, porches, shutters, and baseboards. But one place that paint doesn’t belong is on your clothes. Removing paint from clothes can be a pain and even ruin jeans, shirts, and shoes that you love.  To di...

7 Colorful Ideas From San Francisco’s Most Beautiful Victorian Homes

People everywhere instantly recognize San Francisco's Painted Ladies, the colorful Victorian homes that grace the city from North Beach to the Sunset District. Their gingerbread architecture, vibrant paint colors, and distinct personalities help ma...

Why Dens Are Popular Again in the World of Open-Plan Homes

We love open-plan homes: large family spaces, open sight-lines, and the feeling of airiness that makes life so pleasant. But what do you do when you want a place of your own, where you can go and shut the door? Try the den. [caption id="attachment...

A Sporty Blue Bedroom in the Upper Eastside

Amy Sullivan of the Upper Eastside, recently re-designed her seven-year-old son's bedroom. "The re-design started as an organization project." Sullivan had help from Elise Gurock a professional organizer at Chaos Concierge. Sullivan's son has many...

11 Writer Room Ideas That Will Make Even Non-Writers Happy

Writer's block, step aside. The right space can spark inspiration in the most desolate of times. Here are 11 writing room ideas (including a couple of spaces from authors you might recognize) that will give you color and design tips even if you're no...

14 of the Most Popular Interior Paint Colors for 2019

Trending Paint Colors in 2019 This year, leading paint companies and color empires decided on popular interior paint colors for 2019. PPG Paints, Paintzen's primary paint supplier, named Night Watch - a deep and rich green - as its 2019 Color of th...

What If the Top Runway Trends Were Beautiful Rooms?

Fall 2018’s top runway trends are colorful, sculptural and multi-layered – kind of like some of interior design’s most fashionable living rooms. So what if you took those haute couture clothes and turned them into totally hot living spaces? Re...

New York Restaurant Gets a Custom Look

It's not a shock to anyone that remodeling a restaurant, let alone building one from scratch, can be a chaotic and stressful experience. At Paintzen we pride ourselves on our ability to jump into a project and work quickly and efficiently. Our painte...

The 20 Paint Colors Houston and Dallas Can’t Get Enough Of

They say everything is bigger in Texas. This certainly doesn't exclude homes and the Texas decor that requires bold choices that work with the environment. Interior design trends in Texas have gained popularity in recent years, likely due to the p...