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Exclusive! The Most Popular Benjamin Moore Colors Across the US

No two individuals are alike. Similarly, each region in the U.S. has distinct styles in fashion, food and music. “These traditions and trademarks permeate all elements of the region’s culture, including into the homes of its residents,” Hannah Yeo, Color & Design Expert at Benjamin Moore,…

How to Paint Over Bold Colors Using Fewer Coats

Painting is one of the quickest and easiest ways to update your home. However, depending on the color you’re trying to cover, painting might not be quick or easy. Keeping up with the latest color trends can lead to pastels, jewel tones and everything in between – and of…

Your Ultimate Guide to Paint Finishes: What Type Is Best for Your Walls?

When working with paint, the finish you choose is almost as important as the color. Sheen has a direct impact on how a shade looks, how easy it is to clean and how well it hides imperfections on your walls. With that in mind, it’s crucial to know your…

10 White Exterior Ideas for a Bright, Modern Home

It has been a big year for white in home design. It started with Benjamin Moore selecting white as it’s 2016 Color of the Year. Following suit, light and monochromatic Scandinavian design trends continued to dominate home blogs, and Freshome was no exception. We’ve already covered…

20 Dramatic Home Exteriors Proving Black is the New Black

When it comes to home design, black may be the new black. Traditionally, the superstition of black exteriors has kept it from being a popular choice for homeowners. But with the influence of prominent designers (think Johnathon Alder and Simon Doonan), 21st-century home trends are changing. As archi…

Add Color and Drama to Your Home With These 35 Painted Ceiling Ideas

Despite what you've been told, your ceiling doesn't have to be white; painting it a dark or bright color can have a dramatic effect on your home's interior design.

30 Must-See Painted Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

We love our kitchens. We spend so much time in them, creating meals and memories with people that we love. So it only makes sense that, like the food we cook in them, our kitchens should be a reflection of creativity and happiness. It’s no secret that a kitchen renovation can…

5 Hot Paint Color Ideas to Try Now

Narrowing down paint color ideas can be tricky. After all, there are literally hundreds of options to choose from — and that’s just if you decide to stick to one particular brand. At times, it can seem impossible to finally land on your perfect shade. That’s why we’ve compiled some…

How to Paint Your Kitchen Cabinets Like a Pro

Learn to paint your wood, metal or laminate kitchen cabinets like a pro! Image Source: Modern Kitchen Shop These Products Now: Counter Stool – Cabinet Paint If you’re like most people, your cabinets take up the most visible…