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Benjamin Moore Aura Exterior Paint Guide: 4 Finishes

When you paint the exterior of your house, it involves more than just the paint color and brand. There is a wide range of sheens including flat, low-lustre, satin, and semi-gloss to consider. Each one has its own distinct characteristics, which make them suitable for different areas of the house. Your home’s exterior is subject
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Aura Interior Paint: 4 Finishes Guide

You choose the desired paint color for a selected room in your home, but what about the finish? Choosing the best type of Interior paint finish is an important decision because this addition will define your selected room. Each one has its own advantages, depending on the room that you use the finish for. If

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A Guide to Coronado Paint, a Benjamin Moore Brand

Coronado Premium Paints has been recommended by painters and householders alike for over 50 years. There are many colors to choose from, along with a variety of finishes that make Coronado Paints a popular choice. Read on to get an overview from Ricciardi Brothers on all the offerings available for Coronado paint in the New


2021 Interior Paint Trends

Interior Paint Trends For 2021 As we close out 2020, you may be thinking about your goals for the new year. As much as we all want to move past the chaos of the past year, it has allowed many of us to invest in our homes and transform them into the ideal space to


Benjamin Moore Announces 2021’s Paint Color of the Year

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2021 Benjamin Moore recently announced 2021’s Color of the Year, continuing their tradition of predicting next year’s top color before the current year comes to a close. 2021’s featured color is Aegean Teal, and Benjamin Moore says that the tone is an “intriguing blue-green that creates natural harmony and invites

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7 Fall Paint Colors by Benjamin Moore

7 Fall Paint Colors for Your Home It’s getting colder out and the leaves are changing color again. With fall in full swing, you may be thinking it’s time for a change. With so many colors to choose from, it can be hard to find what will work best for you and your home aesthetic


Top 5 Paint Problems and How to Solve Them

Whether you are a professional painter or a homeowner, there are several common problems that can arise during the paint process. Some painting imperfections can easily be overlooked, while others should be addressed sooner than later. Doing some investigating on the issue will help you to understand any underlying issues that may be causing the
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5 New Home Exterior Color Combinations

Choosing the right exterior paint combinations can be daunting. This decision should not be made lightly, as this is a large investment for your home, as well as ensuring that you will love the color combination for your home’s exterior day after day and so on! Painting the exterior of your home can create a
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Home Office Paint Color Ideas & Inspiration

Never underestimate the power of color for your home office. It’s important to choose the right paint color and how the particular color can benefit you and your work from home. Colors have an interesting effect on humans, certain tones and hues have the power to stimulate your imagination or to calm you down while

Regal Select Paint: 5 Finishes Guide

You finally chose the perfect paint color for a room in your home, but what about the paint finish? Choosing the right type of paint finish is very important, since this addition will establish the overall look for your newly painted room. Not many people understand what paint finish works best for each individual space.
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Top 5 Best Deck Paint Colors of 2020

It’s finally time to enjoy the beautiful weather and spend as much time as we can outside. Before you sit back, relax, and embrace the sunshine, why not give your outdoor space some personality and paint your deck? Painting your deck is very beneficial and provides beautiful results. You might not be aware, but paint

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5 Paint Projects to Tackle At Home

Are you one of the millions stuck at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic? If so, take this time as an opportunity to transform your home with the paint projects you’ve always wanted to tackle, but could never find the time for!. ‘Do It Yourself’ (otherwise known as DIY) projects can be a fantastic stress


How to Spruce Up Your Home For The New Year

As you’re settling into the new year you may be inspired to try something new, or you may need a fresh environment to get your New Year’s resolutions accomplished. Here are some simple ways to spruce up your home for the new year, 2020! 1.     An Accent Wall An easy way to spruce

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Benjamin Moore Announces Color of the Year 2020

Color of the Year 2020: First Light As 2019 comes to a close, Benjamin Moore has named First Light, a soft, not-too-sweet pink, its 2020 Color of the Year. This refreshing alternative to white or beige plays well with other colors and can flatter any space you desire, whether it be your dining room or

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6 Ways to Give Your Home a Mini-Makeover Before The Holidays

The best way to get in the holiday spirit is to start making your home feel merry and bright. No matter if your hosting holiday parties all season long or just want to feel the warmth that holidays bring, then what you need is a mini home makeover! There are many ways to completely transform

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6 Cold Weather Painting Tips For Your Home

Most homeowners, paint professionals, and remodelers try to get all of their painting projects finished within the warmer months. The weather conditions allow for much more effective results, both indoors and outdoors. However, the timing is not always right and we may get sidetracked by other priorities. While paint reacts differently in cold temperatures compared

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5 Fall Painting Tips

Autumn is finally here. There is a chill in the air and the leaves are starting to fall. No more fighting the brutal summer heat. It’s the perfect time to check your to-do list and finish those projects you’ve been putting off all summer. A simple, fresh coat transformation may be just the upgrade your

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5 Things to Avoid When Staining Your Deck

A great place to relax or entertain family and friends is outside on a deck. Outdoor decks are constantly exposed to harsh conditions such as rain, snow, and sunlight. In order to protect the beauty of your wood and keep it looking like new years later, then you should consider using a stain. It’s no

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5 Tips for Choosing the Right Paint Colors for Your New Home

Buying a new home is an exciting time! It is a chance to start a new chapter of your life with a “clean slate,” taking the design into your own hands and bringing your ideas to life. The process of decorating your new home can be an excellent outlet for expressing yourself and creating a

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How to Paint a House Exterior By Yourself

Do you want to refresh your home’s exterior paint, but don’t have the time or money to schedule a professional painter to do it? Don’t worry – exterior painting is actually something you can do all by yourself! DIY’ing your home’s new look isn’t as hard as it sounds. With these useful tips by Ricciardi

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Red, White, & Blue Tape: Paint Supply Guide

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! Take advantage of your long extended weekend to spruce up your home with a new paint project! Memorial Day Weekend allows you the time to prep, prime, and paint any room that needs a revamp. Memorial Day Weekend has the perfect weather for you to paint your interior or exterior of

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Top Tips for Painting Your Walls

So you have your paint and are ready to get those walls painted – Not so fast! There are some tips you should keep in mind to make your life a lot easier when it comes to your next painting project. These tips will save you time, money and lots of headaches in the future!

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How to Prepare Your Deck for Spring

Getting Your Deck Ready for Warmer Weather With the spring weather fast approaching, it is time to start thinking about barbecues and relaxation on your beautiful deck. Before you start dragging out the outdoor furniture and having people over, it is so important to prepare your deck for warmer weather first. Preparing your deck for

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5 Color Trends for Spring 2019

Spring is just around the corner! Leave the cold, barren winter season behind you and enter into blossoming spring 2019 with bolder, more vibrant, and fun color trends. These spring color crazes will boost your spirits and spread positivity in all the spaces in your home. Stay ahead of the trends and get your home

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5 Tips for Painting Your Furniture

Summer is the season of garage sales and those old pieces of furniture are plentiful. Whether you get a piece of furniture from somebody else or just want to bring new life to something currently in your home, painting it can seem like a difficult task. Knowing what to do, how to do it, and

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How To Choose the Best Exterior Paint For Your Home

When it comes time to repaint your home, choosing an exterior paint scheme can seem extremely intimidating. Even though everyone has different tastes when it comes to the look that they want their home to have, the look should reflect you. There are quite a few tips that you should keep in mind when looking

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4 Exciting Interior Design Trends of 2019

Image via Pexels With 2019 just around the corner, now is the time to start thinking of ways to bring your interior design into the new year. Design trends change quite often, which is why we like to suggest smaller, realistic changes you can make to your interior design to stay trendy while also maintaining

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5 Ways to Transform Your Home for the Holidays

Turn Your House Into a Home for the Holidays There are so many wonderful things about the holiday season, but one of the best parts is getting some extra time at home with family. This holiday season, we want to help you transform your home for the holidays. Nothing makes your house feel more like

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6 Ways to Spruce up the Exterior of Your Home in the Fall

So long, summer! Fall is officially upon us, and with its arrival you may feel the urge to switch up your home’s exterior decorations to match the new season. All you need is some creativity and love for autumn, and you’ll have the most festive home on the street! Here are six ways you can

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5 Interior Design Tricks to Transform Your Home

For those who aren’t design experts, changing up a room in your home can get intimidating. You might think that you need to have an eye for design and decoration in order to make gorgeous changes, but there are so many tips and tricks you can utilize to turn your home into the talk of

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Top 4 Deck Staining Trends

Staining your deck is the best way to give it a more gorgeous and finished appearance. It’s the perfect preparation for nights spent entertaining and socializing with friends and family. Just like in any area of interest throughout life, there are trends when it comes to home design projects, and deck staining is no exception.

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4 Reasons to Do Interior Painting in the Summer

A common painting misunderstanding is that it’s advised for all inside paint jobs to be done during the winter. In contrast to this general belief, any time of the year is actually very suitable for interior projects – especially summer time. The hot weather should never be a deterrent for giving your home that long

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7 Ways to Paint a House Fast

Repainting your home will be a priority at some point in the future if it hasn’t already. A common homeowner typically wants to expedite the process in any way possible due to the considerable amount of planning and labor. To help give some insight on the best house painting tips, the following will describe 7

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How to Pick the Best Color for Your Front Door

The front door is arguably one of the most important aesthetical aspects of any home. Its practical function of an entrance way is of course equally as meaningful, however it’s the additional physical entities that make the front door something uniquely special. Overtime, the exterior paint on the door will begin to fade as it

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Top 11 Paint Colors for Spring

Spring Paint Colors for Your Home With the gloomy grays of winter ending soon, take this time to refresh your walls with a new coat of some spring inspired paints. Whether you are looking for a subtle way to brighten a dull hallway or improve the space with a bold accent wall, painting is a

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How to Choose the Best Benjamin Moore Paint for Your Home

Image via Pixabay Benjamin Moore Sale Going on Now Through June!   When a homeowner makes the decision to paint the exterior of his or her home, it’s one that will be viewed by everyone who drives by, walks past and comes to visit. That’s why it’s best to use a reliable, quality paint product.

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Meet Century: Benjamin Moore’s Newest Paint Line

Get to Know the Game-Changing Color and Finish It’s not every day that a new, top-quality paint product gets placed on the market. But Benjamin Moore – one of the most popular paint and color brands in the country – has impressed industry leaders and customers once again. At the beginning of March, the company

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How to Choose the Right Paint Finish

Image via Pexels   After you’ve picked the perfect interior paint color, it’s time to determine the perfect finish. Paint comes in a wide variety of sheens! From flat to high gloss, there a plenty of ways for you to achieve the look you want with the right finish. You could virtually choose any finish

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7 Exterior Paint Colors & Inspiration

Image via Pexels New season, new colors! Getting bored of the look your exterior home has? It’s not a hard problem to solve. You don’t necessarily need to repaint your entire home to achieve a new color scheme (however if you want to do that, by all means go right head). All you need is

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5 Tips to Stain Your Deck Like a Pro

Image via Pixabay The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and the temperature is slowly rising, so you know what that means: Long summer days spent in the comfort of your backyard are right around the corner! Before you know it, barbeque season will be in full swing. To prepare for all of summer’s

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How to Reduce Allergens in Your Home

Image via Pexels After a long and cold winter, it’s a relief to be able to say that spring is finally here! It may not be such a relief, however, as springtime allergies can bother you everywhere you go. Although you may not be able to control all of the allergens that are lurking outdoors,


Why Winter is the Best Time to Paint Your Home’s Interior

While winter’s snowy and cold conditions put a damper on many home remodeling projects, interior painting is not one of them. In fact, there are many benefits to painting the interior of your home during the wintertime! If you need any convincing as to why you should plan your paint job this season, read our

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Top Color Palettes for 2017

With the new year quickly approaching, it’s the perfect time to begin thinking about updating your home with a fresh new coat of paint. No matter if you want to focus on one room in your house, or you are planning a complete home remodel, draw inspiration from the latest design trends and color palettes

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Painting FAQ

Many homeowners choose to take on painting projects themselves, rather than hiring someone, to help save money. To ensure your next home renovation project is a success, it’s crucial for you to do research on how to properly approach the job at hand. Read our experts tips and tricks to commonly asked painting questions below!

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How to Choose the Right Paintbrush

No matter if you are painting an entire room, or just the trim, choosing the right paintbrush is critical to a successful paint job. Even the best paint may not meet your expectations if you use a poor-quality brush, because low-quality paintbrushes tend to shed bristles. A high-quality brush holds more paint and distributes the

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How To Clean Up After You Paint

So you’ve just finished painting your walls, and they look fantastic! But the job isn’t done yet. Cleaning up after you finish painting may be the least favorite job for any painter, but it’s just as important as how you start your project. Be sure to clean up as soon as you have finished painting,


How To Paint Radiators

Is the paint on your radiator chipped or doesn’t match the space it’s in? It may be time to liven it up with a fresh coat of paint. All it will take is a few hours and a little bit of elbow grease to have it looking clean, fresh, and polished! When thinking about painting