Design & Product News

Are You Looking to Improve Energy Efficiency at Home?

Cellular Shades are our original energy-efficient designs. Energy efficiency refers to the way your window treatments regulate energy consumption in your home by controlling the heat and cold transferred through windows to help moderate temperature in your rooms. Our most energy-efficient products feature a distinctive honeycomb construction. This innovative design traps air within the cellular pockets, [...]

Modern Farmhouse Collection by PPG

  Bring the softened colours from the popular Farmhouse trend into your home. Clean, minimal, natural elements that are modernized with a sleeker style and a nod to Scandinavian colours. Explore the paint colours by name.

2017 Trending Blue Paint Colours

Tried and true, blues have been the most popular paint color family for a long time. The classic sky blues and inky royal blues are now trending in 2017. Both men and women love blues – from the deep patriotic navy, to the familiar ocean blues. Blue is soothing and hopeful, use a blue paint [...]

Selecting the Right WHITE

Whites should only be used intentionally – not as a default color. Here are a few helpful tips: If you use clean white, make sure your décor calls for a clean white. If your décor is warm, choose a creamy white to add warmth to the setting. Add softness with a tint of your favorite [...]

How to Paint a Statement Wall

Choose the most noticeable wall in the room for your accent wall.  

Beach House Style

Summer Beach House Colour Inspiration Easy Breezy Beach House Style & Color Palette! When you can’t escape to the beach, let your home decor evoke that breezy oceanside feeling! Pair fresh aquatic inspired blue hues with sandy beiges and a crisp white to create a beautiful, beachy feel in your space. Paint colors that work [...]

Power View™ Motorization by Hunter Douglas – ​Intelligent Shades that Simplify Life

Hunter Douglas PowerView™ motorized operating system lets you customize your perfect combination of light, privacy and warmth, keeping your home perfectly in sync with time of day and mood. Just program PowerView to move your window treatments to the exact position you want and then control and schedule them using the intuitive PowerView App on [...]

Helpful Tips for Exterior Stains

Exterior wood can be affected by many factors, including rain, snow, mildew, mould and UV rays. For the best results on your project follow these guidelines when applying Sikkens® wood finishes: Make sure that the wood surface is in good condition if mildew is present, clean all surfaces using the following procedure: Spray all wood [...]

Weekend Project | How to charm your china.

INTERIOR FURNITURE WALL: More Maple PPG1091-5 / WALL: At The Beach PPG12-28 TIME FRAME: AFTERNOON Supplies: paint, painters tape, paint brush 1 – Tape off areas of cabinet that will remain unpainted. For all painted areas, lightly sand and wipe clean. Remove shelving if possible. 2 – Select a light neutral hue for the majority [...]

PPG Colour of the Year 2017

Violet Verbena is a gray-purple hue that idealizes the popular bohemian, “gypset” lifestyle. This nuanced update on a classic shade adds depth, luxury and pampering to every space, making it the perfect backdrop for consumers looking to blend the masculine, the feminine, the mystic and the modern. Violet Verbena adapts to surrounding environments and complements [...]