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 …

Painting And Decorating

  Super Excited to announce my new project ideas for this blog site.  I hope you’ll check back often for updates.  I am going to start including more ideas on home decor with focus on painting and decorating and how to get your house looking like a million bucks on a budget. Painting & Decorating …

OTTAWA DOOR TO DOOR WATER TESTING

SCAM Alert!!! So it’s 7:30pm on this quite Monday January 23rd 2017.  We at PG PAINT & DESIGN had settled for a relaxing evening after a long day’s work just like the rest of the great folks in the City of Ottawa.  Phone Rings…..  She says her name is Rachel and she’s from “Ontario Water & …

Home Renos and TV Shows

Home Renovations We all enjoy watching the famous tv shows on Home Renos and improvements. But do they really portray the what it’s really like to live through a home renovation? We found this article on how some of the TV shows are put together and what they do and do not show behind the scenes …

Fall Home Decor Ideas

Fall Home Decor Ideas Looking for Fall Home Decor Ideas.  Decorating and Painting are a perfect combination to change things up around the house. Painting in shades of pumpkin, rust and maple as in the picture above are a perfect combination for any room in the house.  Repaint your guest bedroom in a soft brown …

Light, Reflection and Paint Colour

Light,Reflection and Paint Colour LRV which is Light Reflectance Value.  It is the amount of light reflected or absorbed by the paint applied on the wall or ceiling surface. The reflection of light, whether from natural or artificial sources changes the colour of how your paint looks. Choosing colours is mostly based on how the paint …

Home Accessability and Renovations

Home Accessability and Renovations Life brings challenges and changes, and sometimes these changes require us to make renovations and improvements to our home.  This happened in our family just two years ago when my mother had a stroke. Making the necessary home accessability and renovations is one thing we could do to help mom regain a …