Platinum Painting Blog
Going Beyond White Trim: Why You Should Consider Other Colors
April 13, 2022
You like the clean, crisp look of white walls, but you aren’t the cookie cutter type. Can you do something original with your interior painting and still have your desired white color on the walls? One trick you may not have thought of is painting the trim a color other than white.
As small accents in a room, the trim provides the perfect opportunity to introduce some contrast into a room without making an overwhelming statement over the entire wall. Read on to learn why you should consider staying away from white trim and what your best color options may be.(more…)
Tips to Keep Your Walls Looking Squeaky Clean
March 17, 2022
You finally did it. After months of debating whether or not you should repaint your walls, you decided to try out the latest interior painting trend. Now your walls look amazing! However, they may eventually lose their luster if you fail to maintain them. Since we touch our walls often, learning how to keep them clean is a skill worth learning. That said, here are some tips you should incorporate into your housekeeping routine for a cleaner, more beautiful home.(more…)
Interior Paint and Design Trends to Seriously Think About
February 17, 2022
If you’re like most people, you probably want to forget about the last couple of years. Hopefully, 2022 can bring you a fresh start, and making your home more comfortable is a great place to begin a change for the better. But what should you do to revive your living spaces? How can you simultaneously make your home unique but also stay on trend? Here are some tidbits of advice about interior painting and other choices from many designers this year!(more…)
4 Exterior Paint Trends Turning Heads in 2022
January 17, 2022
This year, you want to check some home projects from your to-do list. Maybe you’re preparing to put your house on the market, and you want to have an advantage on the competition. Or perhaps you just wish to like what you see when you’re outside looking at your home. Either way, 2022 is a great time to create a beautiful, welcoming sight with exterior paint.
Before you open any paint cans, you may want to know current exterior paint trends from designers. Read on to learn what’s favored right now and how to give your home a new, attractive look!(more…)
5 Paint Colors That Will Make Your Bathroom Look Timeless
December 15, 2021
If your bathroom looks like it came straight out of an old 70s movie, you might be looking for ways to freshen it up. Maybe you’re unhappy with how outdated and different it looks from the rest of your home. Well, one excellent way to give it new life and style is with a fresh coat of paint. Not only can it turn your bathroom into one you’ve always dreamed of, but you don’t have to spend a fortune doing so. That said, here are timeless paint colors you should consider.(more…)
How Does Paint Color Affect Your Mood?
November 17, 2021
Initially, painting your home might seem like an easy task. However, it requires much more thought, effort, and research than you think. Not only do you have to take into consideration what the final product will look like, but how it’ll make you feel as well. That’s why the color selection is such a crucial step in the process. Luckily, we’re here to help you decide on the best color for your home. Continue reading as we explain how paint color can affect your mood.(more…)
Why Is Prepping the Outside of Your Home Important?
October 13, 2021
A fresh coat of paint can go a long way in improving the look of your home. If the paint is beginning to chip off or the vibrant color is simply starting to fade, you may want to consider an exterior painting. It can transform your property into one that’ll leave heads turning! Whether you decide to DIY or hire a professional painting crew, prepping your house to paint is critical for long-lasting results. Read along to learn more about the importance of exterior prep work.(more…)
How to Expand the Look of Small Rooms
September 8, 2021
Is there a room in your house that’s a bit on the smaller side? Because of its size, the room might feel cramped, stuffy, or cluttered. Fortunately, there are several ways you can make the most of these intimate spaces in your home. With a few adjustments, you can even expand the look of small rooms! Read along for a few tips.(more…)
5 Color Trends in Interior Paint
July 16, 2021
For months and months, you’ve stared at the walls around you as you’ve worked from home. Perhaps you’re seeing chips or cracks in the paint, or maybe you’re just tired of the same old, drab color. It’s time to change it up, but how can you decide which color to put on the walls when there seems to be endless options? Here are some color trends in interior paint that have risen in popularity in 2021 to help you in your decision.(more…)
5 Types of Interior Paint Gloss and When to Use Them
June 16, 2021
At first glance, painting a room in your house seems simple enough. Once you’ve chosen the color of your paint, you may think you’re ready to get started—but the truth is that you have another important decision ahead of you. You also need to pick the gloss of paint for the room. But what are the types of interior paint gloss and when should you use them? In this post, you’ll learn more about these various types and which rooms are best suited for them.(more…)