Dear Laurel, I’m so upset. I’ve been working with a designer and love everything she’s presented. We picked out all of the colors, fabrics, furnishings. Very happy. I’m using a painter my neighbor recommended. Seemed to be a nice guy, but here’s what happened. My husband’s role in all of this is to schedule […]
Paint is a simple and cost-effective way to dramatically change the look and feel of a room. Aside from changing the color of the walls and ceiling, the painting techniques you use can give the illusion that you have changed the size of the room. If you are looking for an easy way to transform your space and are not afraid of using color, choose a painting technique and see what it does for you. Make your space work better for you!
Ceilings are almost always painted flat white, but should they be? Ceiling white is only one alternative for color, and a flat paint finish is sometimes the best option, but not always. Here are some alternative ideas for ceiling paint colors and finishes and when and where they work best.
An update on our 1905 craftsman home restoration! Details on all of our trim, moldings, ceilings and shiplap! shiplap-walls-crown-molding-MDF-baseboards-DIY-windows-window-sashes-panel-doors-black-ceiling-faux-beams-black-sashes-whitewashed-pine-ceiling