Author Archives: Lisa Short

Top 10 Action Items to Ready Your Home for Winter

The cooler days of Fall are a picture perfect time to prep one of your biggest investments for the Winter blues. Take ten minutes and review the items on this list. Ask yourself, “do I want to save money in … Continue reading

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Color your World and Add Plantings that Showcase Your Home

Your biggest investment is your home and to help increase the curb appeal and the actual and perceived value, highlight the exterior paint color with landscape plantings that reflect and compliment the exterior paint. It is an easy way to … Continue reading

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2016 Exterior Paint Offers a Colorful Kaleidoscope of Options!

Spring is here, the birds are cackling and singing, daylight extends into evening hours and the fresh green of new grass sprouts spell f-r-e-s-h!  As you walk about your property, take a look at the paint on your home. Does … Continue reading

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Following in Picasso’s Footsteps: ReInventing House Paint As Fine Art!

Kim commented on the Etsy chit chat forum last August about something artists, arts and crafters and creative souls who possess artistic flair ruminate while staring at the leftover house paint in their basement.

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Refreshing Ways to Get Your Home Holiday Ready!

The holidays are quickly approaching and the same old wall color may showing signs of wear. Fading paint, walls splashed with last year’s party spills, the dog’s contribution of wet fur wiped on the hall wall, and sticky hand prints can make … Continue reading

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Had Plans to Paint the House in 2015?? There is Still Time!

  As we mark the Fall Equinox today, the days cool, and the daylight hours begin to soften and decline. You may be worried that you still have not completed that exterior home painting project. When is the latest –end … Continue reading

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Complementing Design with Paint Colors

Transforming Your Home’s Exterior can be serious decision.  When you are looking for a painting contractor, technique and adaptability is key. Your home has a style: just take a look at the exterior paint job. How are the design features of … Continue reading

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Garage Door Design Inspirations!

Garage doors are often front and center and are part of the design value of your home. Old school thinking about the garage left the door white and plain, a wallflower more than likely hidden in the world of design. … Continue reading

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House Paint is as American as Apple Pie!

Painting the exterior of the home goes all the way back to the Pilgrims! They were not very creative—they looked at house paint as vain proposition and frowned upon their congregants painting the interior of their homes.  In fact, they … Continue reading

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Increase the Value of Your Home with Exterior Paint

  How do you increase the value of your home to be competitive in the 2015 real estate market? Exterior painting is a key component to enhance the value of your biggest investment. According to a 2015 Consumer Reports article, … Continue reading

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