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The Fifth Wall

Your Forgotten Wall in your Home.  Gary, what do you mean forgotten wall?  I know where all the walls in my home are.  Your forgotten wall is really called the fifth wall.  The fifth wall is the ceiling in your home. What are you doing with it?  I would bet

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Color vs. Mood

Why do the Colors work? While having my coffee & bagel at Panera’s, I asked myself, why do I keep coming back.  Obviously, I like it, but why? Well, the colors come together & put you in a relaxed state.  The room feels bright & inviting.  Did you know they

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Why Fear Color?

I guess what we are not sure of, we avoid.  When I was a little kid I always liked the color red. You could wear a red shirt but not red pants.  Mom would “say, Gary, red pants are for girls”, how about red shoes, same answer.  We really are

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I WANT OFF WHITE WALLS

Fine, just what color is that? You know, off-white! Every off-white has a little bit of every color in the rainbow in it. When you see a large off-white chart, your eyes just want to cross. The next question is what shade do you want. Do we lean toward green,

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The Power of Light on Color

If you have a beach house which faces east & west with large exposed windows, your walls will change colors many times during the day. A few years back, I painted a house that faced east & west inland away from the water.  The home owner choice a strong orange brown

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