Favorite Paint Colors {My Picks + A Series Recap}

Schooner AF-520 used by Pottery Barn

Back in August, I invited a few of my favorite design bloggers to share some of their favorite paint colors. Perhaps you’ll remember the eye-catching color of Ashley’s playhouse or John and Sherry’s beautiful bedroom? Those turned out to be some of my most popular posts ever, telling me that paint is a hot topic. […]

It’s All in the Details / Basement Update

Basement Renovation- Marble Tile Backsplash Options

We’re rounding third base on our basement renovation and I couldn’t be happier. To recap, we started with an unfinished basement and set out to create a family-friendly room for entertaining and relaxing, as well as additional space for when we have overnight guests. To date, with a lot of help, we’ve completed the framing, […]

Basement Paint Colors

Drywall Stage of Basement Renovation- Time to pick paint colors!

Our basement renovation is moving right along and I’m feeling a bit of pressure to make some of the decorating decisions including paint colors.¬†Up until this point, I’ve had a general idea of how I want the final area to feel, but I’ve been slow at nailing down specific choices. Today, the trim work is […]

Our Basement Renovation {Part One}

Sarah Richardson Basement Renovation

This week I’ve been finalizing the plans for our basement renovation. When we purchased our home 8 years ago, it was unfinished and we didn’t have any intention of doing much with it. Over the years it has mainly served as a place for storage, somewhere to hold my work table for messy projects, a […]

Choosing Paint Colors with Confidence

Tips and tricks for selecting the best paint colors for your home.

From Hazy Skies and Truffle, to Pomegranate and Wisteria, choosing paint colors can intimidate even the most experienced DIY-er. With so many colors, finishes, and brands of paint on the market, it is easy to understand why people live with builder’s beige as long as they do. In fact, when it’s time to repaint, many […]