How to Store Leftover Paint the Right Way

Leftover Paint the Right Way | Flowers Painting

If there was a rite of passage in homeownership, it would be some sort of painting project. Windows, doors, trim, furniture, steps, railings, decks, walls, ceilings, it seems like everything in your home needs painting. Even if you hire a painter, once the project is finished there is always the question of how to store…

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Color Profile: Navy Paint Colors

Blue colorwall | Flowers Painting

There is no doubt that 2021 has been the dawn of the interior designers’ blue period, blues are popping up everywhere from furniture and decor to walls and paint for cabinetry and doors. The buzz around hues of blue are going to be sticking around through 2022. In fact, Navy blue was named 2021’s color…

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The Best Paint Colors for a Home Theater

Interior design | Flowers Painting

Every movie lover has dreamed of one day having their very own home theater. After all, what’s better than cozying up to watch a film in your pajamas? No traffic, no long lines, and no noisy movie-goers. We’re so excited you’ve decided to create a movie theater space in your home. But before you can…

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Different Types of Paint Sheens

Room with green paint | Flowers Painting

A paints “sheen” simply refers to how glossy the paint is. This can be an important factor for interior painting projects. The glossier the paint, the shinier it is and the easier it will reflect the light. Any can of paint will clearly indicate which type of gloss the paint is – but how do…

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Using Color Theory to Create Color Schemes for Paint Palettes

color palette | Flowers Painting

With the spring and summer months upon us, many homeowners will begin to embark on various home improvement projects. Whether full renovations are in order, or you’re simply updating and redecorating, a fresh coat of paint is usually part of the equation. Paint is an affordable and easy way to upgrade and completely transform a…

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All You Need to Know About Low VOC Paint

Low VOC Paint | Flowers Painting

You may have heard the term “low VOC or “zero VOC” paint. VOC is an abbreviation of the phrase volatile organic compound. What exactly are volatile organic compounds? We are so glad you asked. VOC’s are chemicals released by some paints into the air. They can cause symptoms like dizziness and headaches. Think of the…

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Calm & Comfort: 2021 Painting Trends

calm and comforting colors | Flowers Painting

Paint brands like Sherwin-Williams, PPG, Benjamin Moore, and Behr began to predict the New Year’s color trend forecast this past fall, giving us glimpses of earthy tones and hues. Shades with the intent to promote and create a sense of well-being in the spaces we occupy in our homes dominated almost all of the new…

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How to Refresh Battered Trim and Molding

Modern living room interior with door 3d rendering | Flowers Painting

Over time, your once glossy white trim and molding loses its luster and takes a beating, especially if you have children or pets in your home. Even high-quality paint will chip on the trim in high traffic areas after a few years, and baseboards specifically get dinged up with gashes and nicks.  When your home’s…

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The 3 Best Paint Choices for Walls with Chair Rails

Room with Chair Rail | Flowers Painting

Chair rails also referred to as dado rails, are architectural elements like wainscoting that visually divide a wall. Chair rails, specifically, have a history dating back to the eighteenth century. In dining rooms during this era, chairs were pushed up against the walls rather than around the tables while not in use. The chair rail…

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