How to Choose the Right White Paint for your Home

Which of the many shades of whites, do you pick for your walls? 


 

When you head towards the paint section and just stare at the hundreds of different shades of whites on the sample wall. It then becomes overwhelming, so you just walk away because it’s all too hard to pick the 'right white' and all the many options start looking the same.

Start with these tips to head down the ‘right white’ path. 

 

KNOW YOUR UNDERTONES

There are your warm whites (yellow undertones) and your cool whites (blue undertones).

From my experiences, I have found that brighter and cooler whites are better suited in contemporary and more industrial style homes. 

And warmer whites may be better suited to more traditional spaces, but this isn't always the case.  

Untinted whites can create a sterile and cold vibe.

 

WHAT LIGHTING DO YOU HAVE?

Always consider the lighting in the rooms or space you intend to paint. 

Is there lots of natural...

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How To Create The Best Functional Kitchen For Your Home

How To Create The Best Functional Kitchen For Your Home

 

Whether you have a small or larger spaced kitchen, getting it right with the design and functionality is super important. 

We all want a stylish kitchen, one that looks so good that it makes you jump for joy each time you walk into it, but always remember functionality is key. 

If you forget about functionality then you could be cursing your lack of storage for your pots and pans, or your bin is on the wrong side of the sink. 

Always start with getting your kitchen functional, then consider the right style for your project.  

 

Why? 

 

The kitchen is the hub of the home, the heart beat of your home. It’s where family meals are cooked, where family and friends come to meet and eat, where good conversations happen. Some say life is created in the bedroom, but at home it’s lived in the kitchen. 

You want to get your kitchen right. 

Here’s some super...

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