Posts from February 2018

Guide to Choosing an Interior Paint Color

February 28, 2018
Choosing Interior Paint Color

Painting an interior room seems like a great idea until you’re surrounded by paint chips with no clear winner in the color selection process. Don’t let the hundreds of paint options deter you from your ultimate goal of creating a beautiful space you love. New interior paint refreshes your space, giving it an updated look […]

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Painting Garage Floors – What You Need to Know

January 29, 2018

Are you tired of looking at a garage floor that’s covered in oil stains, dirt or paint streaks and globs? Painting your garage floor will give a much-needed update to the space while making your garage look fresh and organized. Garage floor paint is also easier to clean than typical concrete flooring, is water-resistant and […]

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Epoxy Garage Floor

What to Consider When Having Your Kitchen Cabinets Repainted

December 29, 2017
What to consider when having your kitchen cabinets repainted

Jump to: Consider the Cabinet Finish Decide What Color to Paint Your Cabinets Get Creative With Your Cabinet Color Should You Use Spray Paint or a Brush to Paint Your Cabinets? How to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets Painting Your Kitchen Cabinets Tips for Painting Kitchen Cabinets Advantages of Hiring a Painting Contractor Kitchen remodeling is […]

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Bathroom Painting Tips

November 22, 2017

Having your bathroom painted can be fun and make the powder room feel fresh, new and clean. But if you’re going to have your bathroom professionally painted, it’s important you do it the right way. Preparation for bathroom painting isn’t hard, and it can make a real difference. If you’re looking for some solid bathroom […]

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Freshly painted bathroom

Why You May Want to Consider a Professional Painter

October 30, 2017
Paint colors

If it’s time to paint your home, you have an important decision to make between hiring a professional painter and doing the job by yourself. What are the benefits of a professional painter vs. a DIY job? Here are some factors to consider.   Should I Hire a Professional Painter? First, let’s consider the pros […]

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Should You Hire a Professional to Repaint Your Kitchen Cabinets?

September 22, 2017

Kitchen cabinets play two roles within your home: they increase its functional capabilities and contribute to its aesthetics. You’ll want to choose a layout that works for you and your family and a color scheme you can be happy with for a long time. Kitchen cabinet painting may seem like an easy task to check […]

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Freshly painted kitchen cabinets

How to Make a Room Look Bigger Using Paint

August 21, 2017
Small home office

Space is at a premium these days. Finding ways to maximize limited storage has produced some interesting solutions. We think back to our college dormitory days, using plastic risers to create room for our belongings underneath our beds, or squeezing everything we own into our tiny urban apartments. Along with our desire to optimize storage […]

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How to Match Paint Colors: Paint Pairing Guide

July 26, 2017

Jump to: Choose the Desired Mood Use the Color Wheel Consider Sight Lines Pick Your First Color Find Inspiration All Around You Balance Light and Dark Colors Versatile Neutral Combos Bold Color Pairs Classic Color Schemes Monochromatic Color Schemes Additional Tips for Coordinating Paint Colors You can spend hours comparing paint swatches just to pick […]

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How To Match Paint Colors

How Often Should You Paint Your Walls?

June 28, 2017
How Often Should You Repaint Your Walls

Nothing reinvigorates a room quite like a fresh coat of paint. When it comes to the painting the inside of your home, there are no fixed rules on how often you should paint your walls. It really comes down to how your walls look and what condition they’re in. There are a few telltale signs […]

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Mark Cunningham and Shoreline Painting Bring a Classic Connecticut Home to Life

June 9, 2017

Photo courtesy of www.architeturaldigest.com When paper mogul Drew Aaron found the perfect home for his young family in Greenwich, Connecticut, one of the first things he did was call Mark Cunningham. Cunningham is a renowned designer that Aaron had worked with before, and one he knew he could trust to create a lasting home for […]

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Mark Cunningham Interior Painting

Shoreline Painting Wins 2016 Angie’s List Super Service Award

May 24, 2017

At Shoreline Painting, we’re proud of the work we do. We use our experience and professional attitude to satisfy customers with our home painting in Fairfield County and Westchester County, CT. We’re proud today to announce that we have been chosen for the coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award. This award reflects our consistently high […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Picking Paint Colors for Your Home’s Exterior

April 30, 2017

You’re ready to have your home’s exterior painted. Maybe you’re just tired of the existing color scheme, or perhaps your home is showing its age with peeling, fading paint. Whatever the reason, choosing the perfect colors for your home’s exterior can present quite a challenge. It seems easy enough, but the more shades of paint […]

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Home Exterior Color Guide

Hottest Paint Colors of 2017

March 28, 2017
Hottest Paint Colors Of 2017

Whether you’re moving into a new house in 2017 or you simply want to refresh up one of your rooms that’s feeling a little outdated, you need to give serious consideration to the paint colors you choose. They can always be altered, of course, but if you find a shade that sticks, it means you […]

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When Is the Best Time of Year to Paint Your Home’s Exterior?

March 8, 2017

Your home may have been yearning for a good new paint job for a long time. When should you get started? It’s not necessarily a good idea to paint your home as soon as you notice your old paint job is worn out, although you don’t want to wait too long. Believe it or not, […]

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Exterior of home in Fairfield, CT

How Paint Colors Affect Mood

February 22, 2017
How Paint Color Affects Mood

Choosing a new room color is often a challenging task. People commonly choose paint colors based on personal preference or to coordinate with other pieces in the room, but the psychology of paint colors is another important consideration. Beyond whether or not you like a color, your paint choices can actually influence your mood when […]

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Ideas for Painting Your Son’s Room (Other Than Blue)

January 27, 2017

Deciding on a paint color for a boy’s room can be a daunting task. Boys seem to change their minds about what they like. What they love today, they hate tomorrow, and if they don’t like something they’ll let you know it. When choosing paint color, a boy’s room should reflect his personal style and […]

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Ideas for Painting Your Daughter’s Room (Aside From Pink)

December 23, 2016

Adults and children often have different tastes when it comes to color. Younger people often like bolder, brighter colors, while many adults, stimulated enough by the stresses of everyday life, prefer more muted, neutral shades. Each child is an individual and will have her own tastes when it comes to paint color for bedroom walls. […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Painting Your Man Cave

November 28, 2016

Ahh, the man cave. The ultimate retreat within your own home can unfortunately be subject to some major design faux pas. Let’s face it, everyone should have their own space to veg out, kick back with their oldest buddies and just relax after a long day at work. However, most importantly, your man cave should […]

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The Importance of Surface Preparation before Exterior Painting

October 20, 2016

When it’s time to have your home painted, it can be easy to want to rush and get the job done quickly. A freshly painted house looks great and it can be tempting to get started painting without the right preparation. Even some professionals will skip the preparation steps to try and save time, but […]

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Should You Paint or Stain Your Deck?

September 28, 2016

Jump to: Is It Better to Paint or Stain a Deck? Painting Your Deck What to Expect When You Hire a Professional to Paint Your Deck Staining Your Deck What to Expect When You Hire a Professional to Stain Your Deck Address Your Home’s Exterior A beautiful deck is a great American tradition. Decks add […]

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