Design

Top 10 Paint Color Trends of 2015

  May 6, 2015

When clients hire me to help decorate their homes or coordinate a custom color palette, they are often curious about the current design trends. The most frequent question is along the lines of, “How can I incorporate the latest styles without having to redecorate my entire house?” It’s also common for clients to be concerned that their design choices may soon fall out of fashion.… Read More

All-In-One Paint & Primer

  January 14, 2015

When Phoenix painting contractors take on a painting project, the biggest factor to consider is usually cost. Cost of supplies, cost of paint, and most importantly, the cost of time. Expenses don’t just have to be monetary, and the Phoenix and Glendale AZ painters at the Arizona Painting Company know that your time is valuable. All-in-one paint and primer can be a great time saver when you’re completing a big DIY project, but it is not always the best option. Here is a quick guide to help you decide when you should and  should not use combination products.… Read More

Use Paint to Create an Open Kitchen

  December 12, 2014

Mesa painters are shining the spotlight is on your kitchen this week! A kitchen is more than just a space for food creation; it is the area that ties together your family. It is also where you will spend an estimated three years of your life. You and your kitchen are in it for the long haul, so you had better show your cooking space some love by painting it an appropriate color. The AZ painters at the Arizona Painting Company know just how to use color psychology to make your kitchen a space that matches the attitude you want in your home. Here are their tips.… Read More

 DIY: Faux Marquetry

  November 20, 2014

If you are sick and tired of staring at your plain wood floors, here is a process that many painters in Scottsdale use to spruce up living spaces with a faux marquetry! The expert Scottsdale painters from the Arizona Painting Company have the know-how when it comes to enhancing the beauty of your wood floors, and below they lay out their fool proof formula for painting on a beautiful, decorative overcoat.… Read More

How to Make a Chalkboard Wall Calendar

  June 20, 2014

Maybe your planner isn’t big enough. Maybe you have a spare wall that could use some decorating. Heck, maybe you just have a ton of chalk on hand and you came to your favorite Arizona painter’s website looking for an excuse to use up old chalk.… Read More

How to Paint a Stencil Design

  June 9, 2014

A wall that’s been painted with stencils can look fantastic. Or, as any Phoenix painter knows, it can look terrible. The difference comes down to precision: Are the edges clean and crisp? Or are they smudged and poorly defined? Is the background color constantly interrupted by little accidental strokes?… Read More