1. Interior Painting Tips for New Homeowners

    Buying a home is both exciting and stressful, and it affords us an opportunity for a fresh start. When you’re handed the keys to your new home, it’s likely that you want to make it just that: Yours. And what better way is there to truly transition than to update the interior spaces with a fresh coat of paint — we certainly understand that urge here at Horner Painting. Plus, having your home …Read More

  2. How to Choose Your Interior Paint Gloss

    How to Choose Your Interior Paint Gloss

    Selecting the best paint color for your home interior can prove to be difficult. And to add to that headache, modern paints also come in a number of “sheens,” as well as colors. So how do you choose? Well, we’ve created a handy guide to help you to find the perfect sheen for your paint, once you select a color. As always, you can count on the pro painters here at Horner Painting to help you …Read More

  3. Classic Kitchen Colors

    Tip of the Month: Classic Kitchen Colors

    Painting your kitchen can completely change the character of the space. And, done right, a new paint job can make your kitchen feel cozier, cleaner, and more welcoming. So, which colors work best for kitchen walls? And why? Let’s delve into some considerations to weigh when choosing the perfect color to coat your kitchen, and let’s take a look at a few classic colors that always seem to work. …Read More

  4. Correcting Cracks in Your Home's Interior

    Correcting Cracks in Your Home’s Interior

    No homeowner wants to see cracks in their drywall, yet nearly every home has surfaces that are susceptible to get cracks over time. Cracks can crop up in drywall due to a leak, temperature changes, house shifting, or poor drywall installation. And unfortunately, cracks can be unpredictable and difficult to prevent. However, most cracks are relatively harmless to the integrity of the structure of a…Read More

  5. How to Find the Right Contractor

    How to Find the Right Contractor for Any Home Improvement

    When we talk about home improvements, we’re talking about investing in (likely) your most valuable possession. Beyond that, your home is your legacy for your children. It’s the roof over your family’s head. It’s comfort, peace of mind, a place to rest your head at night. And its value extends beyond market value. So, it’s crucial to find the right contractor for the job, for every projec…Read More

  6. How to Clean Your Home's Interior Walls Banner

    How to Clean Your Home’s Interior Walls

    Try as we might, our homes get dirty. We constantly find ourselves vacuuming the carpets, scrubbing toilets, and spraying down windows and mirrors. Even the walls can get grimey over time, especially if there are kiddos or animals running around the house. So, how do you give your home’s interior walls the best clean without damaging the surface or paint? What products are ok to use? And how do …Read More

  7. How to Expand the Look of Small Rooms Banner

    Tip of the Month: How to Expand the Look of Small Rooms

    Is your kitchen a bit on the small side? Or perhaps your guest bedroom is only a little larger than the mattress it contains. If you have small rooms in your home, you can make the most of these more intimate spaces with a few key adjustments. Smaller rooms don’t have to feel stuffy. Follow our tips to make the most of those little spaces in your home to make your abode more comfy and cozy, and …Read More

  8. How to Prepare Your Home for Sale Banner

    Tip of the Month: How to Prepare Your Home for Sale

    Putting your home on the market is stressful, and it’s likely that you have a laundry list of to-dos to knock out before you feel as though your house is, at the very least, presentable. You’ll have to fix a few fixtures, declutter, and give your home a deep clean. But you may be asking yourself: How can I get the most value out of my home sale? After all, your abode is your greatest asset, an…Read More

  9. Timeless Bathroom Paint Colors Banner

    Tip of the Month: Timeless Bathroom Paint Colors

    Do you have a bathroom with avocado green fixtures from the 70s? Or maybe your bathroom features peeling wallpaper from the 80s. Perhaps you just want to change things up. Regardless, you’re taking a fresh look at the walls around the loo, and you’ve decided that it’s time for an update. And unlike the last time your bathroom was updated (if it ever has been updated!), this time you want to …Read More

  10. The Best Colors to Accent Your Houseplants Banner

    Tip of the Month: The Best Colors to Accent Your Houseplants

    If you love your houseplants as much as the family dog, then it’s likely that your home is filled with beautiful flora. For those who love to grow plants in their home, we find that there are a few colors that work well in combination with the natural hues of houseplants. Here at Horner Painting, we've seen homes with about as much foliage inside as outside, and we find that a few select paint c…Read More