1. Tip of the Month: Classic Home Exterior Colors That Last Season by Season

    If picking an exterior paint color for your home wasn’t tricky enough, think about this: Your home’s landscape will change vastly as the seasons pass. And since your home serves as a backdrop for your landscape, a certain color may prove appealing in summer, yet off-putting in winter. So how do you strike a balance? What colors prove timeless, regardless of the time of year? Well, as the Front…Read More

  2. Tip of the Month: Signs That Your Home Exterior Is Overdue for Painting

    One day, you’ll find yourself in front of your home, thinking: Does it always look like this place hasn’t been given any attention since Y2K? And when your home no longer feels like home, it’s time to update its look with a fresh coat of paint. But often, we find that our clients don’t know when it's best to paint their homes. Or worse, they wait too long to have their abodes painted, whic…Read More

  3. Tip of the Month: How to Pick a Trim Color

    The trim of your home serves to accent various components that make up the surface of your home’s exterior — horizontal trim breaks up the floors of your home; vertical trim adds a solid, structural look to your abode; and window shutters serve as an additional accent.  Your trim holds just as much weight as the main color of your home’s facade. As such, it’s important to get the color of…Read More

  4. Tip of the Month: Kitchen Painting Tips

    Does your kitchen look outdated? Do you have walls that are plastered with yellowing wallpaper? Or perhaps you still have bubble-gum pink walls since the last time the kitchen was painted (which may have been back in the 60s). Well, if you’re ready to paint your walls, we’re eager to help. Here at Horner Painting, we provide both interior and exterior painting for homeowners here in Fort Colli…Read More

  5. Tip of the Month: Paint Color Mistakes to Avoid

    If you’re about to paint the interior of your house, you may find yourself looking at hundreds of swatches in your local hardware store, or you may find yourself glassy-eyed as you peruse aisle after aisle at a paint supplier store. We get it. It’s difficult to select a color scheme for your home’s interior (if not overwhelming to the point of being stressful!). And your first thought may be…Read More

  6. Painting With Fall Inspiration

    The leaves will soon be changing here in Fort Collins, and we can’t wait for that cool fall weather! If you have a slight obsession with fall (it’s alright, many people do) and want to capture that autumnal feeling in your home, we can help. Our painting contractors are ready to help you transform both the interior and exterior of your home to match your favorite of the seasons. Today, we woul…Read More

  7. Designing Your Finished Basement

    Whether you’ve just moved into a home with a finished basement or if you’ve just finished redoing your own basement, it’s time to get designing! You may choose to extend the style you have on the main level of the house down below, or you might opt to get creative and do something totally different and unexpected. Regardless of which you choose, we are here to help! Read on to learn about th…Read More

  8. How to Add Life to Your Deck

    Summer is a season that seems to fly by in Northern Colorado. When most people in the country think about Colorado, they tend to associate the state with winter weather and the sports that accompany that season, such as skiing and snowboarding. Far fewer people tend to visit Colorado in the summertime, which is a truly wonderful time of year. People from the hotter Southern states enjoy the lack o…Read More

  9. How to Clean Your Garage

    During the dark, cold days of winter, you may ultimately ignore your garage except when you are entering and exiting your vehicle. For many homeowners, we may do a decent job of keeping our homes clean, but our garages can quickly become cluttered and dirty. In fact, even the thought of cleaning and organizing your garage might cause you to shudder with fear. Although it could take as long as your…Read More

  10. Hire Our Fort Collins Painting Contractors to Power Wash Your Home

    What’s one of the best parts about summer in Fort Collins? First of all, you don’t have to shovel any snow, which is a huge perk. The US Nationwide Children’s Hospital reported 1,647 cardiac-related injuries from 1990 to 2006 that resulted from shoveling snow. You also don’t have to worry about slipping on ice, which can result in broken arms and wrists. Considered an extremely bike-friend…Read More