Colour of the Year 2021

Get inspired with Benjmamin Moore's Colour of the Year 2021 Agean Teal 2136-40. Visit paintshop.ca to see the entire Colour Trend... (Read more)
 

Popular Kitchen Cabinet Paint Colours

Are your Oak-a-licious kitchen cabinets stuck in the 90s? No need for an expensive reno. With Advance, you can DIY your way... (Read more)
 

Brighten Your Basement with These Paint Colours

Whether it’s an apartment, a family room or a ‘man cave’, a shot of colour can brighten your basement living space and... (Read more)
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Deck Stain Colour Trends 2020

Summer is almost here and Paint Shop customers have plenty of questions about 2020 deck stain colour... (Read more)
 

Let the Sun Shine In: Light Control Window Fabric Options

As much as we crave it, direct sunlight is dangerous to our décor, making floors and ... (Read more)
 

Colour of the Year 2020

A fresh palette. A revitalized spirit. A soft, rosy hue blooming with potential. Benjamin Moore's Color of the Year 2020 is First Light... (Read more)
 

Why Choose Silks Paint?

Learn more about Silks, a durable, quality paint with the ability to hide imperfections while being easy to apply. It also happens... (Read more)
 

Caring for and Maintaining Laminate Flooring—A How To

The do's and don'ts for cleaning and maintaining laminate flooring.... (Read more)
 

How To Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Choosing vinyl safe colours for your home can be challenging. Luckily we have the know-how to help you get... (Read more)
 

The Definitive Stain Guide

There are two main factors to consider first when choosing among stain options and opacity: the wood being stained and the whereabouts... (Read more)
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Six Tricks for a Glamping Fix

Glamour camping. Is there really such a thing? Yes! All you need are a couple of personal, unexpected touches to customize a... (Read more)
 

Best Benjamin Moore Paint Colours – Top Yellows

Warm, bright and energetic, red is a motivating colour, even known to even stir the appetite. But like a rich desert, too... (Read more)
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Fun and Games: Painted Pavement Makes Big Impact

School children at Matthew Elementary in Bonavista, NL love their new playground thanks to some very creative... (Read more)
 

Colour of the Year 2019: Effortlessly Sophisticated “Metropolitan”

Calm, composed and effortlessly sophisticated, Benjamin Moore’s Colour of the Year 2019, Metropolitan AF-690, is a stylish grey with... (Read more)
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Kitchen Cabinet Paint – How to Paint Your Cabinets

Add a little flavour to your kitchen with a quick lick of Advance Kitchen Cabinet Paint. Advance provides a furniture-like finish for... (Read more)
 

Better Brush. Better Results. What’s Nylyn?

If you’ve seen one paint brush, you’ve seen them all right? Wrong! It turns out, you can reinvent the wheel, build a... (Read more)
 

Colour Blocking Techniques with FrogTape

FrogTape is the go-to choice among painters who need a good clean line. Simple and straightforward when you need a clean edge,... (Read more)
 

AC Rating: A Laminate’s Durability Score

A laminate is made of many layers, but it’s the ‘wear layer’ at the very top that takes the direct hits, from... (Read more)
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Paint Roller Rules: Understand “Fluffiness” For Best Results

For best results, consider the three equal parts of a paint project: Colour, Paint Product and Application. Some argue that application is... (Read more)
 

Repaint Vinyl Siding Instead of Replacing It: A How-To

If replacing your vinyl siding has been on your To Do List for a while, this is the tip for you. Forget... (Read more)
 

Tips for Hanging Drapery Panels To Maximize Your Windows

Give your windows a little more breathing room by hanging your panels a little taller and a little wider than the window... (Read more)
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The Front Door: The Neck Tie to Your Home’s Ensemble

One of the easiest ways to achieve instant curb appeal is to add a pop of personality to your front door. Sharon... (Read more)
 

Sheens Simplified: All You Need to Know in 2 Sentences

A paint’s finish, or sheen, can make all the difference to a finished look and how long it lasts. Sheen is simply... (Read more)
 

How to Use a Paint Brush and Other Important Brush Business

You need just three things to get through any painting project: good paint, a strong wrist, and a quality applicator. Contrary to... (Read more)
 

Five Factors to Consider when Choosing a Paint

Choosing the right paint colour is just one half of the planning process. The liquid in the can should be just as... (Read more)