How To Deal With Mold

At this very moment, there could be an intruder in your house, not a thief or burglar, but one that’s stealing your home’s value and possibly even your health. The intruder? Mold, a living organism that can become a real problem if left untreated. Some forms of mold eat away at your old [...]

December 7th, 2017|

How to Give Your Home a Boho Chic Look

Bohemian décor, often referred to simply as Boho, is a versatile, artistic, and often unconventional decorating style characterized by the bold use of patterns and generous use of fabric. The style was popular in America during the 1960s, emerging along with hippie culture when artists were encouraging a freer, more expressive lifestyle as practiced [...]

December 7th, 2017|

5 Considerations For Metallic Finishes

From stainless appliances and chrome fixtures to pewter lamps and copper accents, metallics are everywhere in home décor. But they’re also prevalent in paint and coatings, with finishes ranging from shiny and reflective to hammered and burnished. Perhaps you’ve never considered painting your walls or ceilings in a metallic coating, but the look is [...]

December 7th, 2017|

Color Trends 2018

Color Predictions for 2018 Trending Hues to watch for in 2018   The temperature outside might be turning cooler, but color trends are heating up. Several major paint manufacturers and color experts are announcing their colors of the year. Judging from their names and descriptions, they’re definitely going to be hot. [...]

November 27th, 2017|

Design Trends for Fall 2017

Fall is right around the corner and our designer's at Wallauer's have put together a list of different design tips to spice up your home. Design around what you love and check out how little changes to your home can make a big difference Dark Green             Dark Green [...]

September 7th, 2017|

4 Ways To Stay Put Without Feeling Stuck

Is your home starting to feel a little cramped or tired?   Perhaps you’re torn about moving because your location is great, the kids love their school, or you just think it would be prudent to build up more equity before making the leap. Don’t despair. There are many ways to make your home look [...]

July 12th, 2017|

5 Ways To Identify The Looks That Strike Your Fancy

Finding the colors & styles that work for you   What’s your decorating style? If someone asked you that question, would you have an answer or be stuck for a reply, finally reaching for that catch-all word “eclectic?” There’s nothing wrong with having eclectic tastes. It just means that a diverse range of things appeals [...]

July 12th, 2017|

Fresh Painted Cabinets

Looking to spruce up your kitchen? Consider a fresh coat of paint Worn cabinets can ruin an otherwise beautiful aesthetic—but a fresh coat of paint will hide a multitude of sins.   Cabinets take up a considerable amount of space in just about any kitchen, so they can make or break a room.   If [...]

July 12th, 2017|

5 Ways To Strip Paint The Right Way

Here are some suggestions for removing paint from a variety of surfaces.   Paint on a surface is great—until you have to remove it. If paint is peeling, cracking, “alligatoring,” blistering, or otherwise failing, you might need to do just that. Here are some suggestions for removing paint from a variety of surfaces. 1.Test the [...]

July 12th, 2017|

5 Summertime Decorating Trends

Just as temperatures are heating up, so, too, are summer trends in home décor. Whether you’re planning to entertain guests poolside, relax on your patio, or spending time at a beach house, remember these five trends to upgrade your environments   1. Beach Colors: Even if you can’t go to the beach, you can still [...]

July 12th, 2017|