15 November 2016

9 Staging Tips for Selling Your Home

Set the Stage At CertaPro, our reputation is based on certainty — of a job well done. We focus on the details of every project — interior or exterior —from start to finish. Our single goal is to make a CertaPro paint job an experience of positive and lasting value for you, our customer. ThisRead the full article

Basic House Paint Color Schemes

The Color Basics of House Painting Ideas and Color schemes Monochromatic schemes are based on one hue, which varies in value (lightness and darkness), and saturation (the amount of color). An example of this is a pale blue with a pure blue and dark blue. Analogous schemes combine no more than three similar colors. An example ofRead the full article

Basic House Paint Color Schemes

Learn the Color Basics for House Painting Ideas Find the existing dominant color that you like, or wish to keep, in the room or on the house. On an exterior, this could be the color of the brick or stone, pre-finished windows, or roof. For an interior, it could be the color of your sofa,Read the full article

CertaPro Painters® shares inspirational color palettes and placement plans that could be perfect for your two-story entry.

Two story entries can be difficult to contend with in terms of color. But they are usually at the HEART OF THE HOME, so look at this space as an opportunity to set the tone for the rest of the house and look for ways to create visual comfort and welcome. Fresh spring greens bringRead the full article

Opps…. you’ve spilled acrylic paint? What’s the easiest way to clean it up?

Dump a bag of kitty litter on it. Acrylic paint is water-based and is not considered hazardous. If you have kitty litter available it makes an easy clean up. The litter will absorb the paint, making the mess easy to scoop into a bag or container. If you set it outside to dry first thenRead the full article

6 Tips that Make Home Decorating a Snap

Sometimes homeowners put off redecorating because making color choices is just too overwhelming. As a result, walls, ceilings and trim are painted the same colors again and again – safe, but not exciting. Here are six tips that can help you move away from “colors as usual” to make redecorating your home a truly delightfulRead the full article

How Fresh Exterior Trim Can Make a Dynamite Difference

Painted trim accounts for only a small area of the exterior of your home, but it has a major impact on your home’s overall appearance. With the warmer temperatures and gentle breezes of springtime, now is a great time to give that appearance a boost. But before starting, make sure wood surfaces are carefully inspectedRead the full article

The six biggest challenges of living room decorating, and how to move beyond them.

Designing your living room can be tough. You have to balance function and style, integrate large pieces of furniture, and create a space that is appealing to guests and practical for your family. Here are some of the biggest challenges homeowners face when tackling living room decorating and suggestions on how best to overcome them.Read the full article