1. Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist

    March means rising temps and it brings us the first day of spring (March 20!). And as we come out of our caves from winter hibernation, it’s time for some housekeeping. While spring is synonymous with cleaning the interior of your home — we’ve all heard of “spring cleaning” — spring is truly the perfect time to tend to your home’s exterior and your landscape. With snow melting and t…Read More

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Avoid These Home Exterior Hazards

    Avoid These Home Exterior Hazards

    How often do you really think about the exterior of your home? For being the protective barrier around your abode, we often neglect to think about the hazards that can damage a home’s exterior. Too often, homeowners are stuck with extensive damage and costly repairs caused by a rogue branch, pooling water at the foundation of the home — you name it. That’s why we’re taking a moment today t…Read More

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    Tip of the Month: Home Improvements to Tackle During Social Distancing

    With the threat of coronavirus looming, families around the globe are doing their part by staying at home. It’s a strange time, but it has provided us with unique opportunities. Many of us are working from home, or taking a break from work. We’ve been given time to bond with family members around the house, and we have more time to reach out to distant family members through phone calls, video…Read More

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Tip of the Month: How to Choose Your Accent Walls

    If you’re updating the look of your home’s interior, and you want to add flavor to a room with an accent wall, then you’re facing a few decisions. You may find yourself asking: What color would look best as an accent in this room? Which wall would work best as an accent? And should I even have an accent wall at all? Your options may seem overwhelming. But don’t fret, painting your home’s…Read More