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Let's talk about paint colors - starting upstairs

All of them! The truth is, I have little idea of what I want. I could stick with white walls. Sometimes that looks great. But I kind of don’t want my house to look like it was rehabbed on spec. 573 more words

Crooked House Renovation

COLOUR SPOTLIGHT - Benjamin Moore Coventry Gray HC-169

It’s no secret that grey is one of my favourite go to paint colours.  It’s neutral enough to work with most colour schemes, versatile enough for traditional, contemporary and modern spaces, and is a great fit in any type of room. 154 more words


Favorite Neutral Paint Colors

If you’re looking for a perfect gray paint color, my hands-down, absolute favorite is Olympic’s Silver Dollar. It is a taupe-y kind of gray, so its not too cool or blueish at all. 453 more words

The yellow house

WHEN I SEE A HOUSE painted a jolting hue like this bright yellow house in Lamberton, I have questions.


Is this the homeowner’s favorite color? 57 more words

Back to Purple

Now that the bathroom is almost completely painted I’m having second thoughts.

When I bought my house the hall bathroom was purple.  And it was dark, not the pretty shade of periwinkle purple. 68 more words


Too Weird to Scan? A Revolutionary New Approach to Choosing Paint Color

Yesterday I described our little Babushka kitchen makeover – new lights, shelving and a coat of paint.  I’m particularly proud of the paint color – bold enough to push me out of my comfort zone. 792 more words

PURPLE At Home - Would You Dare?

This month’s House Beautiful Magazine features a beautiful interior by Mary McGee who incorporated her clients’ favourite colour, purple, into the design.  With Benjamin Moore’s Lavender Mist making a statement in the entry, the rest of the home is just as stylish and dramatic. 126 more words