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Planning on Painting Bricks? Read This First

Some surfaces around the home are more challenging to paint than others. One of which being traditional bricks, which have a tendency to complicate interior painting projects. At least, in the sense that they’re not quite as easy to paint as more standard interior walls. …

Five Tips for a Perfect Winter Paint Job Indoors

Recently, we shared a post detailing why the winter months in Washington, DC, McLean, VA and across the locality can be the ideal time of year for an interior painting project. From getting a head start before the spring season to saving money on painting …

Five Signs it’s Time to Repaint Your Interiors

If watching paint dry is the dictionary definition of boredom, watching it fade and deteriorate is something else entirely. Not that you’d literally sit around and stare at your walls, but keeping an eye on your interiors is something every house-proud person should be doing. …

Home Office Decorating Tips for Better Productivity

Working from home can be an absolute joy, but nonetheless brings its own unique challenges into play. One of which being the creation of a viable and productive working environment, which just happens to sit within the confines of your home. From the smallest of …

Trade Secrets (Most) Pro Painters Won’t Tell You

Most professional painters aren’t in the habit of sharing their trade secrets with the general public. After all, to do so could to some extent dilute their appeal and value to potential customers. At Homm CPS, we take a different approach to things. Unlike most, …

How to Reduce Pro Painting Costs

Hiring the pros to tackle an interior painting job can be surprisingly satisfying. The knowledge that you’re in for a flawless finish, coupled with the joy of not having to touch a drop of paint personally. In addition, hiring the pros also means opening the …

Five Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing Paint Colors

Some would argue that there is no such thing as ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ when it comes to paint colors. They’d instead suggest that just as long as the respective buyer is happy, that’s all that matters. Unfortunately, this doesn’t make things any easier for those …

How To Paint Different Types Of Floors

Just to nail one important point right away – painting flooring is never particularly easy. Irrespective of the material you’re dealing with and the kind of finish you intend to create, it takes a lot of time and effort to successfully get the job done. …

Six Top Design Tips For A Productive Home Office

Working from home can be a dream come true, but home office life isn’t without its challenges. Perhaps the biggest of all being productivity – tricky to accomplish in the wrong surroundings. This is precisely why it’s a good idea to occasionally step back and …

Painting Metal Rails Around The Home

Metal railings around the home are usually installed and used primarily for safety purposes. Nevertheless, they also have the potential to add something rather sophisticated to the room’s overall ambience and décor. But just as is the case with all interior fixtures and accents, it …