Category Archives: Valspar

It’s Spring Home Improvement time! Get Your Coastal Color Palette Ready!

Nothing says Spring like a fresh coat of paint in your home. Come make it Coastal! I don’t know if you noticed or not (touch of sarcasm) but I LOVE Coastal Colors. I said it time and time again that … Continue reading

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Paint Companies. The Good. The Bad. The Ugly

So what paint company should you use? Read this before you decide.  There are four main paint companies that are used here in the Charlotte area. In alphabetical order, it’s Behr, Benjamin Moore, Sherwin Williams and Valspar. Yes there are others … Continue reading

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Chalk Finish Paint by Valspar – √ it out!

I wish more people would use Valspar Paint – they really have an awesome range of colors unlike some companies that are limited to just a few pages. I have it in my house and just recommended it for a clients … Continue reading

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A Color Specialist in Charlotte Hunts for Color At The Local Lowe’s and You Won’t Believe What She Finds!

It’s the Holy Grail of paint color – the Pantone wall of honorable hues! There it was, the first thing I saw as I walked into the Lowe’s in Waxhaw, North Carolina, PANTONE COLORS!!!! I was armed with my iPad … Continue reading

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Paint Colors That Should be Lipsticks or Nail Color

Some paint colors are perfect for the wall while others are what I’d love to see for either lip or nail color. Here’s a few colors that I’d love to wear. FOR OTHER PAITN COLOR IDEAS: Keep in mind that when … Continue reading

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Paint Colors That Are Just a Little Bit Sexy

Even wonder how “they” come up with the names of paint? Well just for fun, here are a few that may make you blush just a little. Sexy Pink by Glidden Bedroom Plum by Valspar La La Love by Valspar … Continue reading

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The Colors of Love

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6 Ways To Bring Sexy Into your Home for Valentine’s Day

“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…” Elizabeth Barrett Browning sure knew how to count the ways she loved but did she know how to sexy up a room for Valentines’ Day? Well, with words like she … Continue reading

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Oh my Gourd I LOVE this color!

Well it’s here! Fall of 2012 and the rich colors are in the works. Trees are starting to change and those landscapes are being viewed in the richest of hues. The Fall color palette are one of my favorites! As … Continue reading

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How to choose color for the master bedroom and master bathroom

I had a color consultation yesterday in the Cameron Woods subdivision of Charlotte, 28210 and wanted to share the colors I chose for the bedroom. Bedroom colors should be fun, romantic and cozy but be super careful that they are liked … Continue reading

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