Cold Weather Painting Tips

 As summer turns into fall, you may be considering starting an exterior painting project. Take advantage of the cooler weather to tackle an exterior paint project, but make sure you know when it is too cold to paint outside: Paint must set before the temperature drops below 40 degrees Fahrenheit, so it is best not to paint within two hours of ...
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COLOREVOLUTION Avocodo Daiquiri - October 2017

Here in the Pacific Northwest, we are lucky to be surrounded by so much greenery. This evergreen hue from our ColorEvolution line is so versatile, it looks great accented by bright pops of color, glammed up with gold, or toned down with neutral shades. Bring this lush tone from nature into your home! 

It’s National Heart Month!

It's National Heart Month! For the month of February, we're partnered with the American Heart Association to participate in their Life Is Why We Give campaign. In each of our stores, customers have the opportunity to support their community's heart health by making a donation to the organization. The American Heart Association uses donations to fun...
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5 Key Colors for Spring/Summer

Spring/Summer 2017 sees a refocus on inspirational sources; we are rethinking and reassessing the world around us. As perspectives change we gain more confidence with color usage and in turn, engage with the effect color has on our surrounds. Taking inspiration from our 2017/18 trends we look to advances in experimental technology, celebrating the ...
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Your New Best Friend in Homeownership: Househappytrax

Househappytrax is your new best friend in homeownership. traxplus is home information at your fingertips and home maintenance made easy. No more storing old paint cans, drawers full of receipts, or trying to remember to change your air filter. Get a custom report on your home and start saving time and money. traxplus features: Automated service rem...
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Miller Paint Launches The New Magnolia Home By Joanna Gaines™ Paint Line

The 127-year-old company will be the exclusive independent paint store retailer in OR/WA/ID to carry Joanna Gaines' new interior paint line PORTLAND, OR and WACO, TX (May 15, 2017) – Next week is a big week at Miller Paint Co., Inc. with its launch of Magnolia Home by Joanna GainesTM Paint in its Pacific Northwest retail paint stores. Now, DIY'ers ...
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It’s Stain Season!

The weather is getting more beautiful every day and the days are getting longer – That sounds like summer! To enjoy your deck all season long, you'll want to be sure to properly clean and stain it! Check out this awesome staining how-to from our friends at Storm: Wait! – When was your deck built? If the answer is very recently, you may need to wait...
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COLOREVOLUTION Canary - May 2017

While we may not always have sunny days in the Pacific Northwest, you can bring this cheery yellow into your home for a nice, warm glow. Yellow can be a tricky color to decorate with, but Canary is an easy to use, creamy hue that looks great with rustic, neutral accents like weathered woods, beige, and whites. Grays and navy blues pop against Canar...
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