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How to Test Paint Colors Before Committing

  December 6, 2019

You’ve decided to paint a room in your home, but before committing to a color you’ll want to test out some different shades. Choosing a paint color for the interior of your home can be a difficult task, but it is one of the most crucial steps in the house painting process. While you may… Read More

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Remodel Your Home in a Southwestern Style

  October 23, 2019

The Southwestern home style is characterized by warm tones, a variety of textures and rustic, earthy décor. This style is particularly popular in states such as Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Southern California. There are four main subcategories of the Southwest style: Western, Mexican, Native American and Modern. Western typically uses accents of Old West… Read More

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Reasons to Use a Color Consultant for a Paint Project

  September 26, 2018

This is crucial to ensure a satisfactory outcome. Poor planning often leads to poor results. One of the major concerns in planning a big project like this is deciding the colors that will be used. Whether interior or exterior, ideally you will get it right on the first try. Hiring a color consultant is a… Read More

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

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

Paint Tourism: Top 3 Destinations

  August 11, 2014

Sometimes our AZ painting contractors like to turn our eyes to the rest of the world. There’s paint everywhere, you know! We’d embark on a pilgrimage to pay our respects to the great paint sites of the world – if we weren’t so busy slapping fresh coats on commercial and residential properties in the Phoenix Metro area, that is!… 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

5 Unique Uses for Painter’s Tape

  May 20, 2014

Painter’s tape doesn’t look like much. It’s not a cult favorite, like duct tape, nor does it have the kind of no-frills ruggedness that everyone loves about electrical tape. No, even Glendale AZ painters like us have to admit that painter’s tape isn’t exactly the most popular of tapes. But wow, is it useful or what?… Read More

How to Paint an Ombre Wall

  May 16, 2014

Sick of solid colors? Single-tone walls not doing it for you anymore? Let your favorite AZ painting contractors show you how to add a cool gradient effect to any room in your house. Carefully follow these steps, and you’ll have a hip ombre wall in no time.… Read More