Home Decor For The Christmas Holidays

Taking inspiration from all things festive during the holiday season that bring smiles to all our faces and warm our hearts with memories of family and Christmas past. Decorating the home with colours always adds that sparkle and warmth to any interior decor.  We treasure our collections of Christmas past and add each year with …

Buying & Painting A House

Back in November 2017 we had the great pleasure of painting the house for a couple who purchased their very first home here in Ottawa. We’re a little super excited about this one as it’s our daughter and her boyfriend who took the plunge to become new home owners.  Woo Hoo  soooo excited for these …

The Concept Of Open Living Space

Remember the old days when a house had rooms that were all divided by doors. There were doors of course to each bedroom, but do you remember the doors to the parlour room or a.k.a. sitting room? Back in the day those were standard in homes. Having a sitting room/parlour meant that when guests arrived …

Painting Can Be A Mood Booster

Winter in Ottawa is long and cold.  Why not consider boosting your mood with a new paint colour. Painting in the winter is a great opportunity to beat the winter blahs, improve the look of your homes interior and give that feeling of spring being around the corner an earlier arrival. Having survived the Christmas …

Gift Ideas For The DIY Painter In Your House

Thinking of what to buy for that special DIY painter in your family, why not think outside of the box and get them useful tools they can use for their next painting project. Here are a few ideas to gift the Do-It-Yourself Painter in your life Ideas for Gifts for the DIY Painter Instead of …

Rememberance Day

Today is November 11th and it is a day dedicated to remembering and honouring all the brave men and women who have served our country. We are grateful to all those who have served, are serving and for all those who will serve.  We appreciate and honour their sacrifice in order that we may all …

Get Paint Off Your Clothes or Skin

You get paint on your clothes now what?  Sure we can laugh about it 🙂 just like the guy in the pic, but if you really want it off then simply follow these tips on how to get paint off clothes and you’ll never know it was there. Let’s say you  just finished doing a …