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Sherwin Williams introduces their most recent web based Color Tool: Chip It!

Recently, the Sherwin Williams Company introduced their web based color tool: Chip it! This interactive tool let’s you select any online image and instantly identify the colors you like to Sherwin Williams’ color palettes! The tool is available on www.letschipit.com and can be added as a bookmarklet to a user’s …

Hӧmm, Certified Painting Systems Earns Coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award

Hӧmm, Certified Painting Systems has been awarded the prestigious 2010 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor bestowed annually on approximately 5 percent of all the companies rated on the nation’s leading provider of consumer reviews on local service companies. “Our Super Service Award winners …

A letter from a satisfied customer in Potomac Falls, VA.

Andres: This email is sent to thank you and your associates for the excellent job you did in painting our home interior this week.  It was particularly noteworthy that every day, your team arrived exactly on time.  Each day they had a clear plan on …

Renovate Right. Important Lead Hazard Information for Families, Child Care Providers and Schools by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency).

It ’s the Law! Federal law requires contractors that disturb painted surfaces in homes, child care facilities and schools, built before 1978 to be certified and follow specific work practices to prevent lead contamination. Always ask to see your contractor’s certification. Federal law requires that …

Learn Your Home’s Architectural Roots from Benjamin Moore

Cape Cod (1600-1955) Cape Cods are one of the oldest traditional American architectural home styles. Early colonists in New England modeled the Cape Cod style after the countryside homes they left behind in England. The beautiful simplicity of Cape Cod design complements the style’s sturdy …

Exterior Surfaces: Common Problems and their Causes

Spring is almost here and the time for exterior preventive maintenance has come!!! This task is inevitable for home owners since the weather affects all exterior surfaces in many ways. Such task can also become very expensive if the weathering problems are not addressed periodically …

The New Color Book

A best-selling, must- have color manual for the home decorator, THE COLOR BOOK has helped hundreds of thousands of people choose perfect palettes for their homes. Now, with the THE NEW COLOR BOOK, this indispensable tool has been completely revised, offering an all-new range of …

Color 101 by Sherwin Williams – Why Color Matters

Color is a language. Color is one of the most fulfilling elements in our lives. Color can attract your attention or change your mood. It speaks to who you are, how you feel and where you’re going. We can help you put together the perfect …

Hiring and Contracting with a Professional

Before you decide to hire the least expensive painter you can find, or “do it yourself”, here are important points to consider that suggest the lowest price may not be the best value. Safety: Painting can be hazardous work, whether it’s working on a ladder or …

Hömm welcomes you! Get a 15% discount now in all interior painting!

Dear Valued Customer, Welcome to Hömm. We are proud to announce the launch of our new web site!!! We are happy to share the news with you and to affirm that we love our work and are grateful for the opportunities provided for the past 5 yrs by the …