Quick & Inexpensive Idea To Freshen Your Kitchen

July 28, 2016

I thought I would share a quick tip for your kitchen.  You know how a kitchen is filled with hard surfaces?:

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We have cabinets, counter tops, appliances and flooring. A few ways to add softness to the room is to bring in fabric with window treatments, tablecloths, linens and area rugs:Read More

Benjamin Moore Historical Color Collection

July 24, 2016

Are you still having trouble choosing a paint color?  I think I can help start you in the right direction:

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Take a look at the Benjamin Moore Historical Collection.  I look through the Historical palette frequently and realized the other day that 90% of the colors I specify for clients are selected from this color palette:

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Review of Paint Finishes

July 10, 2016

I seem to get asked quite a bit, which paint finish/sheen should be used on the ceiling, walls and trim. Here are a few quick and easy ways I use to remember paint finishes:

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* Paint finish means the same as paint sheen.

* Another way to think of sheen is to think of amount of shine your want.

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8 Simple Tips For Fresh Cut Summer Flowers

July 2, 2016

Do you cut your flowers from your garden to enjoy indoors? I hope so! To help you enjoy your flowers indoors as well, check out this list of 8 quick tips!

1. If using a clear vase, be sure to change the water daily to keep the water CLEAN.

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2. Keep floral arrangements simple, two at the most. One for color, one for filler.Read More

Quick Online Kitchen Update

June 29, 2016

After all of the planning, my client is finally starting to see results in her new kitchen redesign. The granite we selected looks fabulous!:

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