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2017 Colour Trend Roundup

Since 2000, the Pantone Colour Institute, the self-styled “global authority on colour”, has carefully studied the current trends in fashion, design and even politics and, based on their estimation of the current zeitgeist, chosen a “Colour of the Year”. This designation is purely for creative purposes; they don’t patent the colour. Their mission is simply…

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Calgary’s First Choice in House Painting Companies

Does your home have an exterior that leaves something to be desired? Maybe that snow white living room isn’t quite cozy enough during those long Alberta winters. If your home could use an update, now is the time to call 360° Painting® Calgary. We are the premier house painting company serving the Calgary, AB area, and it…

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What Calgary Business Owners Need in a Commercial Painting Service

At 360° Painting® Calgary, we know that a new coat of paint is an investment in your business. But getting the most out of that investment means finding the right commercial painting contractor for the job. If you own or operate a business in the Calgary area and are in the market for a commercial…

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How to Choose the Best Paint Colour

You’ve had that itch for months now. Something just isn’t quite right in the living room. The front door is so faded it belongs better in a weather-beaten lighthouse. Your teenage daughter no longer wants a Disney-themed bedroom. The kitchen walls do not match the updated cabinets. Whatever the reason, the time has come to paint.…

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Paint help for selling your home

Are you trying to sell your home? Painting the walls and trim of your home can add instant value. It shows potential buyers that you have taken care of your house. A fresh coat of paint cleans up any marks and holes made by you over the years. It looks less tired and makes it…

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What questions should I ask my potential painters?

Ideally, ALL painting contractors would tell you exactly what’s included in their price and what’s not. However, as we all know, ideal world scenarios don’t usually tend to mirror the real world. When hiring any trade there are some key things that you need to know in order to protect you and your home. Below…

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Calgary’s Professional House Painters

When it comes to painting your home’s interior or exterior, what starts out as an ambitious DIY project can quickly turn into a stressful and frustrating mess. Luckily, the knowledgeable and experienced house painters at 360° Painting Calgary are here to help. With our no-nonsense estimates, selection of premium paints and finishes, and focus on…

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Wallpaper! Should I or Shouldn’t I, that is the Question!

As a homeowner, I am not a fan of wallpaper. There, I said it! I have removed too much of it to want to put it up in my own house. However, as a decorator, I really like how it can change a room. There are so many wallpaper patterns and colours to choose from…

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What Sheen Should I Use?

You might ask, what is sheen? In simple terms, Sheen is the amount of reflection given off by your paint. The highest reflection is a gloss sheen and the lowest is a flat sheen. The most common name for the middle of the road sheen is eggshell. However, there are several different names given to…

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What colour should I paint my garage door?

This question comes up on a daily basis at 360° Painting.A common home design in the Calgary area has the garage attached to the home. It is a very large square in the front of the house.  It can greatly impact the curb appeal. Done right, it can add value. Done wrong, it can detract…

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