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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 [...]

Product Feature | Hunter Douglas Luminette® Privacy Sheers

Endless light-control possibilities For wide windows and sliding doors, our Luminette® Privacy Sheers come in an array of sheer and drapery-like fabrics for unlimited light-control and privacy options. Light Control SUPERVISE THE SUN The 180-degree rotating, vertical fabric vanes of the Luminette Collection put you in control of your natural light and privacy. Transform harsh exterior light by [...]

PPG Colour Trends | Odyssey

“I/M Perfect” The word Odyssey represents the adventurous experience in our fast-changing, unpredictable world that is keeping us excited and vigilant at the same time. Mixing the I’m Perfect with Imperfect, this trend is appreciating the perfection of imperfection. The colours are saturated and blended hues that hint at a vintage mildly at a bohemian [...]