I get asked quite a bit, “what about using a colour for a focal wall?” It’s a valid question, and focal walls do have their place. Bits of colour in strategic spaces add life and interest to an all-white home, and they can give you a little boost of pleasure when you come across them.Read More
Looking for an inexpensive way to boost your curb appeal? Consider painting your front door.
Choosing the colour for your front door is a personal choice, as colour evokes very specific emotions within us all. We can feel positive and upbeat or anxious and depressed based on the colour we see every time we enter our home.Read More
Just last month the river valleys where I live on the East Coast of Canada were alive with colour - colour so vivid it hit me like a magnificent wave and stopped my mind from its incessant thinking. It was peak season for autumn leaves and the maples, oaks and birches were putting on a show unmatched by any other. My eyes were glued to this masterpiece, and it slowed me down and made me feel a part of something larger, something much grander and magnificent than me.Read More
The key is to choose wall colour that will either play up your wood or tone it down so you get the right look with your wood. Here’s how to do that.Read More
Stop stressing about which of the gazillion shades of white and off-white to choose! Here’s a simple guide to choosing the right white paint that will work every time.Read More