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Common House Paints and Products Explained

If you’ve ever set out to buy paint for your home with no specific product in mind, you’ll know how confusing it can be. You rock up to the hardware store, hit the paint aisle and find yourself staring at (literally) thousands of different products …

Exterior Home Painting: Maximum Impact for Minimal Effort

The very best types of home improvements are those that ask for minimal effort in return for a huge payoff. Both in terms of satisfaction and the potential to add value to your home, it’s always nice to put a little in and get a …

Planning on Painting Brickwork? Read This First…

Exterior painting should never be approached without due care and attention. Nor should the complexities of quality exterior painting be underestimated. Guaranteed to have a marked impact on the visual appeal and even the monetary value of your home, exterior painting is something you need …

Yes, You Can Paint Your Home’s Vinyl Shutters

Over time, even the most beautiful vinyl shutters begin looking dull and uninspiring to say the least. Particularly, in regions where they’re regularly exposed to extreme weather conditions. As such, it’s hardly surprising that we’re often asked as to whether it’s possible to paint the …

Seven Things Not to Do When Painting Your Exteriors

You look outside, the sky is blue and the sun is finally shining. You look at your home’s exterior and suddenly realize the winter weather has taken one hell of a toll. The solution being a relatively simple one – it’s time to paint your …

Painting a Concrete Block Wall

One of the best things about exterior concrete block walls is their extraordinary long-term durability. A decent concrete block wall effectively protect the home for decades on end. The only downside being that concrete block walls also have a habit of looking bedraggled and uninspiring …

How to Refinish a Wooden Picnic Table

Dusting off the old wooden picnic table in anticipation of the summer months ahead really is one of the joys of the season. Garden furniture in general being a real harbinger of summer, sparking dreams of lazy afternoons and evenings enjoying the outdoors while you …

Exteriors: The 12 Most Important Pro Painting Tips

As the weather outside continues to improve, millions of homeowners find themselves inspired to grab a brush and get busy with their exteriors. Something we wholeheartedly endorse and recommend here at Homm CPS! Along with refreshing the visual appeal of your exteriors, a new coat …

Current Design Trends for an Exquisite Home Exterior

During 2016, 56,000 Houzz & Home users in the USA spent an average of $60,400 on home renovations, marginally up from the average spend of $59,800 the previous year. It is becoming increasingly apparent that homeowners are appreciating the importance of a beautiful house exterior, especially since …

Which Interior Colors Successfully Sell Homes?

If you’ve been keeping up with our blog…which of course you should have been…you’ll know that we recently published a post discussing home staging tips and advice. The basic premise being that if you’re planning to sell your home at some point in the near …