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AHOY There! Feeling Nautical This Summer? We are!

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The Summer Solstice is sneaking up on us with June 21 marking the official start to summer! Just in time for the start of this sizzling season, the McCormick Paints Seasonal Color Poll for summer 2015 launches today! We’re excited …

BURNT GOLDS HEAT UP THIS SPRING!

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Crack Willow Voted the Spring 2015 Seasonal Paint Color The weather is getting warmer and your color scheme is about to heat up, too! We polled, and you voted – Crack Willow, this chic burnt-gold, is named the Spring 2015 …

Spring 2015 Paint Color Trends

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Tomorrow marks the official first day of spring, and McCormick Paints is excited to announce the paint colors for the Spring 2015 Seasonal Color Poll! This season, McCormick Paints paired up with interior designer Halle von Kessler, founder of 8 …

Snowglory Voted the Winter 2015 Seasonal Paint Color

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Although our friends in other areas of the country might not be associating the word “glory” with “snow” right now, the Mid-Atlantic has spoken. McCormick Paints’ Snowglory is the Winter 2015 Seasonal Paint Color Winner! McCormick Paints’ Winter 2015 Seasonal …

How To Choose The Right Paint Brush For Your Job

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When you’re faced with a wall full of paint brush options and terms like “flat”, “angled”, “Chinex” and “nylon/polyester,” it can be confusing to know which paint brush is right for your job. Different projects and paint products work best …

Three Tricks of the Trade for the Do-It-Yourself Painter

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When you decide to tackle those paint jobs on your own, keep these three tricks of the trade in mind and paint like a professional! Cutting In? Think Up! Sometimes it’s difficult to make that perfectly straight line between the …

Operating Your Cold Water Pressure Washer Out of Season: It Can Be Done!

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Despite the cold weather there are still times when you want to take on a pressure washing job to clean a surface of your property. Dressing up your home or office by pressure washing sidewalks, front porches, driveways, or cleaning …

3 Free Tools to Help You Choose Paint Color

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When it’s time to choose paint colors for your project or home, it’s often difficult to know where to begin. Many paint manufacturers offer pint or quart sized wet-samples of paint for a small cost, which is a great way …

Fall Seasonal Color Poll Results Announced

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Orange is the New Black: Spiced Carrot Voted the Fall Seasonal Favorite Paint Color The color orange is commonly associated with the fall season through its connection with iconic fall elements like pumpkins and Jack-O-lanterns, changing leaf colors, and even …

What is Sheen Anyway?

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Choosing the Right Wall Finish for Your Interior Paint Job What exactly do paint manufacturers mean when they label their paint a Semi-Gloss, Eggshell or Flat finish? Finish types such as these refer to the term known as sheen –the …