Looking For A Fresh Look In Your Living Or Dining Room?

It’s not hard to use bright colours in a traditional space.  Use a pillow or piece of furniture for inspiration. The contrast of the green/blue against the heat of the coral under-toned orange; really create a fresh summer look. You can then leave the walls a nice calming neutral, especially in the cream family.

For this look try:

1.  HC-138 “Covington Blue” by Benjamin Moore.

2. 2170-30 “Autumn Cover” by Benjamin Moore.

3. OC-10 “White Sand” by Benjamin Moore.

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Tiru Teal & Tori Wallpaper

Graham & Brown’s Colour Of The Year 2019 is a rich teal Tiru.  This colour was chosen from their Tori Teal Wallpaper.

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In Eastern Art, birds are also an important and popular form of imagery and symbolism, signifying longevity, luck and love.

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Tori depicts an exquisite Chinoiserie bird trail, delicately hand painted and worked into a fine silk texture. Produced in a deep regal teal on a luxurious fibrous textured Oriental paper with a subtle glistening.

Tori celebrates tranquility, good luck and longevity!

How-To Paint An Exterior Door Right

Learn how to paint an exterior door the correct way with Benjamin Moore’s Aura Grand Entrance paint to ensure it stands out and endures the test of time. This product brings rich, vivid color and exceptional durability to your exterior doors and trim. It also has excellent color retention and fade resistance, as well as a rich, lustrous finish.

7 Simple Steps to Painting a Room

cute-couple-painting-new-homeHere are 7 tips to make your painting projects go smoother and faster while giving you a professional-looking finish that you’ll be proud of.  If you plan to tackle the job yourself, you’ll need to ensure you start with thorough paint preparation. Repainting is a fantastic way to boost how your home feels and breathes new life into your home.  As the saying goes, if you fail to prepare, prepare to fail.

You can always count on our staff to help you choose the right paint and finish for your next project.

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  1. Choose your colour and the proper paint finish for each room.
  2. Clean walls. Remove dust, dirt, and grease spots (which can ruin a smooth finish) with water and TSP or a little mild dish washing detergent, and a cellulose sponge.
  3. Tape the trim, window, and door frames.
  4. Prime the walls.
  5. Brush where you can’t roll.
  6. Roll the walls and use the W technique.
  7. Paint the trim.

Black Bedroom

The room design was inspired a surfboard that the designer gave her daughter for her birthday that has a black and white vintage textile design.

Designer Becki Owens reimagined her teenage daughter’s room using CENTURY®, Benjamin Moore’s line of small batch paint with a unique Soft Touch Matte Finish. For more info on the project, click here.

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TURQUOISE POWDER 2057-50

With undertones of blue, gray, and green, this calming paint color helps to create a relaxing space in your home, promoting mindfulness and introspection. Aura® Exterior uses our exclusive Color Lock and Gennex® technologies. The result? Rich, vibrant color and remarkable durability.

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Siding: White Dove OC-17, Aura® Exterior, Flat // Gate: Turquoise Powder 2057-50, Aura® Grand Entrance®, Satin // Shutters: Turquoise Powder 2057-50, Aura® Exterior, Satin // Windows, Frames & Trim: Night Horizon 2134-10, Aura® Exterior, Satin // Mahogany Doors: Oxford Brown ARBORCOAT®, Semi-Transparent