Monthly Archives: October 2012

Color Paint Chips

When looking for the perfect paint color, it helps to have a larger sample from which to choose.  Use this link:  http://www.homeportfolio.com/catalog/Listing.jhtml?catId=94&manId=4651&listGridPref=list to see all of the colors in a larger format.  Please remember that computer monitors will vary, so don’t … Continue reading

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Chevron or Herringbone Accent Wall

Always thought that something fun and interesting would be good for a special wall in your home?  Have you thought about a chevron or herringbone pattern?  But, really, how in the world do you create that look?  Hire an expert? … Continue reading

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So Your Favorite Color is a Neutral?

Face the facts about your personal preferences . . . your favorite color is actually not a “color” at all, but a soothing neutral!  In a busy, go-go-go world, sometimes it is refreshing to come home to a calm, serene … Continue reading

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Consider This When You’re Ready to Paint

I’m ready to paint, but which color should I choose? This fascinating article may give you some direction . . . In decorating, how do you decide which colors to use? Do you look to your favorite designers, read magazines … Continue reading

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Thrift Shop Decorating

Are you creative? Love decorating? Into saving a buck? If you love the thrill of the hunt, then thrift-shop decorating is for you! All you need is a little cash and a sense of adventure. Chic on the Cheap!! Making … Continue reading

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Let Orange Inspire You

Admit it, orange is just not your color.  Or perhaps orange is your color, but a little goes a very, very long way.  Let these orange pieces inspire you  —  not necessarily to paint something orange, but to paint something … Continue reading

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Take a Deep Breath, Relax . . .

Sometimes we all feel a little overwhelmed when we’re working on projects for our homes.  Here’s a fresh perspective . . . Take a deep breath, relax . . . For more information on Olde Century Colors paints, visit our … Continue reading

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