Recent Painting Articles


Use Wallpaper to Dress up Your Home These Dazzling Ways

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 10, 2015

Wallpaper is a fantastically versatile home improvement tool. It packs a triple design punch, adding color, pattern, and texture to your walls and all kinds of other surfaces in your...

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On-Trend Interior House Paint and Techniques for 2016

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 29, 2015

Networx 2016 Forecast for the Home Decor Front: 2016 is shaping up to be a very exciting year in the area of interior paint. Not only is the paint itself easier than ever to apply and...


Dazzle with Dip Dye Decor

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 08, 2015

Popular on Pinterest right now: everything dip dyed, from hair to home decor. What is dip dye, you might ask? Well, imagine if tie-dye and ombre had a baby. This coloring technique,...

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Painting over Chalkboard or Chalk Paint with Latex

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 08, 2015

It was great fun chalk painting and chalkboarding just about everything in sight (watch out, Rover -- only kidding!) … for a while. But now there's a new movement toward a sleeker,...


6 Necessities for Your New Baby's Room

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 07, 2015

Baby on the way? Congratulations. That gives you about a million things to plan for and dream about. One of the most immediate is preparing a special living space for the impending...


Wall Art that Will Keep Your Vacation Memories Alive

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 17, 2015

So you're back from vacation now and you had the most amazing time. Refreshed and revitalized from this break in your workaday routine, you'd like to keep the memories of your lakeside...


Painting Your Walls: Go Neutral or Not?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 05, 2015

"Home for Sale" listings are sort of an addiction of mine … especially the house photos. And not the ones of multi-million dollar mansions, either. Real estate for the rest of...


Prep Your House and Help It Sell

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 07, 2015

If you're getting ready to sell your house, you know it may not be easy. Even though the real estate market is recovering from last decade's crash, there is still a lot of competition...