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The Most Dangerous Color for Staging Homes to Sell

It’s the time of the year when everyone seems to be talking about the “Color of the Year,” including me. But just because a paint company puts out a new one (no less than 10 different companies do it each and every year now) doesn’t mean that THAT is the color you should repaint your […]

Affordable Chairs – The Three Issues to Consider

In an ideal world, we would be able to find a beautiful, comfortable chair at a rock-bottom price. But we don’t live in an ideal world, do we? You can find a very comfortable and stylish chair if you are willing to pay $800 to $1600 in a reputable retail furniture store. Sure, you could […]

Your Drywall is Like Hamburger, But Your Trim is Like Steak

painting trim

You wouldn’t put ketchup on your steak, now would you?  That would be treating it like a hamburger.   When you paint your architectural trim like drywall, it’s like putting ketchup on a steak.  It cheapens it – takes it for granted.  Here’s an example:  this is a “before” of a coffered ceiling in a […]