Category Archives: Foyers

Which Colors Will Be Friends In My Home? When Undertones Fight

Just like family members, we all don’t get a long and that goes for colors too. Yea I know that sounds silly but it’s true! I’m working on some virtual color palettes this week and the homeowner has carpeting, tile … Continue reading

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Can We PLEASE Have 50 Shades of Brown?

I don’t know about you but I’m getting to my limit with all this gray, 50 Shades or less. Is gray really that fantastic? No it’s not. Gray had it’s day but at this point, it’s getting beat like Grandma’s … Continue reading

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7 Reasons Your Paint Color Looks Bad

To err is human but to make mistakes when choosing color for you home is expensive and a waste of time. I’m a Color Specialist in Charlotte and have seen and fixed just about all the color and painting mistakes … Continue reading

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Color and Painting Tips

Choosing color for your home is a huge decision and a confusing one at that. I’ve compiled a few color and painting tips that may help you along the way. I’ll be adding to this post so make sure you … Continue reading

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The Shady Facts about Paint Color

Here I go telling my color secrets again but if it helps you understand color just a little bit more than it’s a good thing. When I choose color for my clients, I do something that is a little unusual … Continue reading

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The #1 Mistake to Avoid in Your Kitchen Design

The kitchen. The core of the home. The center where the family meets, eats, starts their day, does their homework and hangs out in whenever there is a party. Since the kitchen is such an important room in the home, … Continue reading

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What Paint Color will be Super Soft for your Bedroom?

How to get a super soft color for your bedroom. As the sunrise slowly peeks into your bedroom window it sneaks through the slats of your blinds. It emits a glow in your room, a soft delicate warm glow that … Continue reading

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Staging Your Home? You DON’T Have to go with Beige

You have just one chance to make a first impression as they say right? Then sock it to them! Beige has its place but you need some WOW factor, just a bit when you’re selling your home. Like I said … Continue reading

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What color should I paint my kitchen?

The kitchen as we all know is the core of the home. This is where you’ll want to design well and choose the right paint color for your kitchen. Think resale down the road but meanwhile, think of a color … Continue reading

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Do we really need 50 Shades of Gray or just a few good ones?

Just when I thought gray peaked a year ago, it’s becoming more popular than ever. I’d rather see articles about “The Best Grays” than read about how beige is so wonderful. So what do we know about gray and do we … Continue reading

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