The House & Home Guide To Paint Finishes

April 26 2018 We break down the different paint finishes and how to best use them below. Matte/Flat  Why: Creates a rich, soft and slightly chalky-looking finish that absorbs light well to help hide any surface imperfections. Where: Low traffic surfaces with little washing required, such as living rooms and ceilings. Eggshell/Satin  Why: Contains a slightly […]

20 Painted Ceiling Ideas That Change Everything

The ceiling is usually a neglected space in room design, but it certainly shouldn’t be. Why settle? With the right wallpaper or shade of paint (and a little inspiration), your ceiling makes a stunning statement.  Here’s 20 of our favorite standout ceilings. Pretty patterns There’s 3 ways to achieve the patterned effect of the ceiling shown above: stencil the pattern on, hire an […]

Burlingame Eichler Remodel by Klopf Architecture in California, USA

Project: Burlingame Eichler RemodelArchitects: Klopf ArchitectureLocation: Burlingame, California, USAArea: 2,121 sq ftPhotographs by: Mariko Reed Burlingame Eichler Remodel by Klopf Architecture Klopf Architecture have recently finished an ambitious remodel of an existing Eichler residence in Burlingame, California. Their goal was to preserve the Eichler spirit of the residence while creating a brighter and more open interior layout. In order to achieve […]

Tall House by Sunil Patil & Associates in Pune, India

Project: Tall HouseArchitects: Sunil Patil & AssociatesLocation: Baner, Pune, IndiaArea: 5,108 sq ftPhotographs by: Hemant Patil Tall House by Sunil Patil & Associates The Tall House by Sunil Patil & Associates is a contemporary residence located in Baner, a suburb of the Indian city of Pune. The 5,108 square foot home is designed to satisfy a businessman’s family of 4 and his […]