Browse: Paint

  • Paint Buying Guide

    Paint Buying Guide

    Not sure which store sells which brand of paint? Here’s a comprehensive buying guide that should help with your shopping…

  • Choosing Gray Paint Colors for our Chicago Condo

    Choosing Gray Paint Colors for our Chicago Condo

    We’ve all heard it before… PAINT CAN TRANSFORM A SPACE …and now I am here to prove to you that this statement is oh-so-true! Am I right? Dang. Gotta love how a new color can make a room look and feel so much different. But let’s backtrack a little bit here so we can chat

  • DIY Outdoor Painted Rug(s)

    DIY Outdoor Painted Rug(s)

    Last month we got together at B’s house for a whooooooole day of blog work. In between computer time, we decided to take a break from that never ending to-do list and enjoy the gorgeous sunshine. But let’s be serious, these two Type A personalities are not going to waste a day that we’re together

  • How to Pick the Perfect Paint Color

    How to Pick the Perfect Paint Color

    Want to pick the perfect paint color for your home? Here are my best tips to do that!

  • Our Favorite Neutral Paint Colors in Our Homes

    Our Favorite Neutral Paint Colors in Our Homes

    Looking for the perfect neutral paint color? Here are the ones we each have in our homes…

  • How to Paint an Outdoor Rug

    How to Paint an Outdoor Rug

    Earlier this summer I showed you the big reveal of our small outdoor balcony. We’re still enjoying the colorful oasis, and you’ll often find Finn & I sitting out here on a warm night. My flowers are still alive (woo hoo!) and my DIY screen door is still intact (phew!) Everything seems all good out

  • How to Open/Close a Paint Can…. Without the Mess

    How to Open/Close a Paint Can…. Without the Mess

    Painting is a messy job. But sometimes you can unintentionally make a mess when opening and closing your can of paint. Here are our best tips to avoid that…

  • Paint Can Planter

    Paint Can Planter

    With Father’s Day quickly approaching, I thought I would stick to tradition and make my favorite dad a little something to personally thank him for not only for being the most amazing man I know, but also, to start to re-pay him for being the most influential DIY coach/fan/assistant I have in my life.  

  • How to Pick the Perfect Front Door Color

    How to Pick the Perfect Front Door Color

    Painting our front door has always been on my to-do list. Since the day we moved in, I knew I wanted a colorful front door that was bold, unique and set our home apart from the rest on the block…

  • Frequently Asked Questions: PAINT

    Frequently Asked Questions: PAINT

    Paint color can really make or break any space. Not to put any extra pressure on you or anything, but let’s be honest here, we just did. Unfortunately, choosing the perfect paint color is not always as easy as it seems (especially for indecisive rookies like us). We often get questions on painting, paint, picking

  • DIY Painted Shoes for St. Patrick’s Day

    DIY Painted Shoes for St. Patrick’s Day

    Guess what these two Irish ladies will be celebrating ONE WEEK from today?! St. Patrick’s Day!   Living in the Chicagoland area, St. Patty’s day is quite the celebration. Parades, bagpipes, a green river, soda bread, lots of shamrocks… these goodies are just the start of the Irish tradition that sneaks up every March.