Author Archives: Mike Johnston

Spraying paint on stucco.
An overview about choosing paint colors for walls, ceilings, trim and doors. In the home, interior paint colors are the cheapest way to accent, style, dramatize, and personalize a certain area. Interior paint can be used to... See Details
Basic set of tools used by professional painters.
Choosing a color scheme is an important part of home decorating. You want to avoid schemes that contain many bright colors, because they are unpleasant and confusing. At the same time, you’ll also want to steer clear... See Details
Color can have a profound impact on the way you feel inside your home. Different paint colors have been shown to promote relaxation, increase appetite, or even encourage aggression! Understanding how you, your friends, and family are... See Details
Removing multiple layers of wallpaper.
The living room is perhaps the only room in the house where “anything goes.” Because it’s a multipurpose area, there’s no need to choose a color specifically to help you relax or stimulate your appetite- although you... See Details
Searching for bathroom paint color ideas? As in most rooms, the choice will largely depend on personal preference, but some color schemes work better than others. Think of the bathroom as an oasis- clean, calming, and comfortable.... See Details
Colorful decor in a room with neutral paint colors.
When choosing paint, your first consideration will, of course, be color. But sheen is just as important. Simply put, sheen is a measurement of a paint’s gloss or shine. The amount of light a finish reflects can... See Details
Matching paint colors can be overwhelming and frustrating, but it doesn’t have to be! To match paint colors correctly, here are a few tips you should know: Remember that color is generated by light. Sunlight will produce... See Details
Removing multiple layers of wallpaper.
Matching Old Paint Colors, Custom Paint Color Matching and Custom Color Mixing Do you need help in learning how to make custom paint colors, including custom paint color matching or custom color mixing? I’ll give you a... See Details
Many older homes often have old tile in the bathroom. Since the colors that were so common decades ago are no longer trendy, there is often a need to decorate around existing tile. If your bathroom has... See Details
In most homes today, there’s at least one tiny bathroom. Whether it is the “powder room” for guests or a half-bath down a hallway, chances are, many home decorators are stumped about how to make this small... See Details