Finding just the right color can be a challenge! Where to begin? How to make colors flow from room to room? We’re here to help you with complimentary in-store advice from our trained color consultants. We can help you choose the right color for your project whether it’s for home decor, one room or the entire house. Don Smith Paint offers complete home and office decorating, on-site consultation and measurement services. Our experts can help pull together a beautiful look by coordinating paint, wall coverings, window blinds and shades. Let us help you custom-match paint color to existing paint, fabrics, wall coverings and even wood stains. We can also assist with your outdoor paint, stain and deck projects. Call us today to get started.
DIY with Chalkworthy Paints.
Chalkworthy paints are only offered locally at Don Smith Paints and are sure to give creative and long-lasting updates to functional furniture that will accent any home or décor. Speaking of good advice, the color experts at Don Smith Paints will also recommend and guide you through each of the steps in the process. You may decide that your project will look best with a wax finish. You may select a clear wax – a soft finish that enhances both the color you have selected and protects the painted piece. There is also a light wax and dark wax, that when gently rubbed over a lighter piece, will fill in the crevices with the darker tone giving the piece a rustic look. Chalkworthy paints are made to withstand daily use and give long-term enjoyment. Your home will add both a feeling of warmth and being lived in. Choose to make your project subtle and complimentary to your current style and furniture or make the piece stand out for an eclectic room look. This fall DIY’ers are being inspired by the basic, Chalkworthy shades. Most popular are the grays and burgundy with black accents. The Farmhouse effect is also popular. Chalkworthy Paints off a large basic color selection. Choose from Thistle, a dry plum hue; Dusty Miller, a pale blue/gray that pairs with whites and soft tones; Mocking Bird is a medium toned, gray that is a timeless neutral; Cast Iron is a soft shade of black that adds a rustic elegance; (perfect for DIY chalkboards; Cottage is a mixture of blues, greens, and grays used often as an accent within cottage décor; Mountain Ash is a light gray with subtle lavender tones; (works great with distressed looks; Blue Bird, a perfect accent to any piece; Hayride is a warm shade of yellow splashes of sunshine; Farmhouse replicates the patinas found within aged and treasured antiques; and lastly, White Linen, used alone or to lighten other tones of other Chalkworthy colors. “When you visit Don Smith Paint, you can experiment with the colors and how they layer one over the other. We have samples of pieces so you can see the colors and our consulting staff has used the product and can guide you with your DIY project. We offer all equipment you need and we will help you make this a fun project and not be overwhelmed with choices and how to do it, once you get home,” stated Nan Akins, Color Consultant.