Never forget your paint color! On the inside of your light switch or outlet cover, using a permanent marker, write the paint brand, color name, swatch number on a piece of painter's tape for quick reference. Change the room color? Change the info tape!
Remembering this when i paint my new house — To get rid of paint fumes… add a tablespoon of vanilla extract to a gallon of paint, mix well. It does not effect paint color! And makes the whole room smell like vanilla when you’re done!
"First find out what emotion you want your space to play into -- airy, earthbound, dramatic -- then proceed to choose your color from there," says designer and PPG Pittsburgh Paints color and design adviser Vicente Wolf.
Love the paint colors you saw in the Better Homes and Gardens color story? Get the paint color names, plus tips and tricks for decorating with color./ *a green accent wall could go well with the tan based color
10 Paint Secrets (PART THREE!): what you never knew about paint. - Put wet paint brush in a Ziploc bag and put in fridge so you don't have to clean the brush if you plan to paint again within 24 hrs. with the same paint color.