Exterior doors are a critical, high-traffic barrier separating the inside of your home from the elements raging outside. For this reason, the materials comprising exterior doors need to have heightened durability. Wood doors hold an undeniable rustic and classic appeal that many people love, but without help, they won’t last long when they’re exposed to the elements.
Your front door says a lot about your home. For many Nashvillians, a beautiful hardwood entry door is the mark of a well-loved home, a welcoming front porch, and a point of historic pride. Depending on your home’s age and exposure, however, the elements can wreak havoc on the fit and finish of your entry door. If your exterior doors are starting to show some wear, look a little shabby, or hang a little more loosely than you’d like, then it’s time to get to work on refinishing your front door.While it may be tempting to chuck the old door into the trash and buy a replacement, let’s take a moment to consider whether or not that beautiful antique door can be returned to its original glory. While inexpensive options exist, you’ll miss the look and authenticity of the real deal. It’s also worth noting that a new, custom hardwood door can set you back thousands of dollars.
Regardless of what you fill your kitchen with, it will always have one thing for sure: cabinets, and lots of them. Though rarely the stand-out feature, cabinets take up a large amount of “visual space,” and because of that, how you choose to paint your cabinets is a critical aspect of decorating. For many, that decision boils down to go light or dark with cabinet paint colors. Naturally, there are pros and cons to each decision.
Topics: Paint Colors
The modern American kitchen has been transformed into so much more than just a place for cooking. It’s also a place for eating, entertaining, laughing, and living. Between appliances, cookware, cabinets, tables, chairs, and counters, your kitchen is a space of both form and function, and it can be difficult to find the paint colors that fully reflect your lifestyle and your design tastes.
Topics: Paint Colors
In our last blog post, we tried to pique your creative fancy with 5 ideas for painting brick within your home. After all, brick painting isn't straightforward; you'll have to give a potential project some thoughtful consideration before you pull the trigger.
Today, we're here to continue our series of blogs on brick painting with this inspirational list of what painted brick exteriors can look like. Give it a look, and when inspiration strikes, give us a call! We'll help turn your vision into reality.