A Fireplace Transformation

It may be a few hours of painting and the cost of the gallon of paint, BUT it refreshes the whole room! BEFORE A fav paint is Aura Paint by Benjamin Moore, it primes the brick and only requires 2-3 coats of paint. AFTER OC-117 Simply White

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. ForContinue reading “Looking For A Fresh Look In Your Living Or Dining Room?”

For The Love Of Grasscloth

Sometimes a wallpaper pattern isn’t what a room needs…it’s texture. Grasscloth offers a natural and cozy feel like no other, come into the store and browse our grasscloth books…so many different colour’s and designs! Grasscloth is the perfect statement to make in an entrance or foyer, it’s rich, textural and inviting. Grasscloth can also beContinue reading “For The Love Of Grasscloth”

Winter White 2140-70

We love this crisp warm white by Benjamin Moore Winter White 2140-70 We love the mix of white walls and these earthy paint colours. Chocolates, warm grays + gold are rich and well balanced against white. Nice and cozy for winter. From Left: AF-170 French Press, AC-30 Winter Gates, 2140-70 Winter White, HC-22 Blair Gold, 1048 DeepContinue reading “Winter White 2140-70”

AF-715 Dolphin

By now we all know that gray is the new black of home decor. It’s neutral, still warm without any yellow or orange undertones and is extremely calming. This warm gray AF-715 Dolphin is from Benjamin Moore’s Affinity Colour Collection and it is a classic. This bathroom is stunning and the wall tile is the jumping offContinue reading “AF-715 Dolphin”

An Exterior Transformed By Benjamin Moore

One of our in-store designers Meg from Joy Studio recently shared with us the before/after pics of a home she chose paint colours for a few years ago. The paint colours on this home were dated and boring.  The homeowners wanted to go for a classic look and bring in some colour tones from nature, asContinue reading “An Exterior Transformed By Benjamin Moore”

In-Stock Wallpaper SALE

What’s a better priced than in-stock wallpaper? In-stock wallpaper when it’s on SALE!! 10% off the already great price. Come in to the store to browse our wallpaper selection and get us to cut you a free sample to take home and decide.  Not sure what kind of wallpaper would look good in your home?Continue reading “In-Stock Wallpaper SALE”

Color Trends 2015

We feel royalty with Benjamin Moore’s majestic #ColorTrends2015 “berry” palette. What regal colors would you bring to your favorite rooms? http://bit.ly/ColorTrends_2015 Welcome your guests with a regal hallway with Cinnamon Slate 2113-40 Aura Matte. http://bit.ly/ColorTrends_2015 Carry on tradition with a twist, bringing Carter Plum CW-355 Aura Eggshell to an elegant living space. http://bit.ly/ColorTrends_2015 A room fit for a queen orContinue reading “Color Trends 2015”

Zoo Inspired Colour Palette

Looking for the perfect paint colour for your new baby or kids bedroom? It’s hard sometimes until you have a jumping off point. We have showcased a few fabrics from Tonic Living and taken a colour palette from them. An instant way to find a new colour direction. Zoo Pals- Blue Paint colours by Benjamin Moore &Continue reading “Zoo Inspired Colour Palette”

A Baby’s Closet

A trick we love to share with our customers is that baby and kid bedrooms need to be FUN. Their closets are often filled with colourful and fun patterned clothing, why not mimic that on the walls of the closet. We suggest finding an accent colour for the room and painting out the closet inContinue reading “A Baby’s Closet”