Picking The Best Colors For Outdoor Spaces

Picking The Best Colors For Outdoor Spaces

A major trend with homeowners over the past decade has been enhancing their outdoor living spaces. The definitive tip we can give you when painting your outdoor space is that “less is more”. While you may think you need a lot of painted areas or several different colors for your outdoor space, the chances are you’ll do better with less.

House Painting Services in White Bear Lake

House Painting Services in White Bear Lake

Elite Finisher Inc. is a leading house painting service in White Bear Lake, MN. Our expert house painters have years of experience painting homes in the Twin Cities. We can bring new life to your living room, bedroom, family room, kitchen, office, and exterior of your home, including fences, barns, garages and more.

How To Clean Your Painted Walls

How To Clean Your Painted Walls

Cleaning your painted walls is likely not a job you look forward to all the time or even have on your to-do list, but it’s a part of your home maintenance that should not be ignored. And as with all home maintenance, there is a right and wrong way to maintain your paintwork. If you put your time and energy to good use, repainting is not something you will have to worry about very often.

Things To Consider When Painting Your Office

Things To Consider When Painting Your Office

How your business space looks speaks volumes about your company AND you. Your attention to the small things can make or break a business deal. If your customers visit you at your office, It all begins when your customer first enters your place of business.

Using The Pantone Color of The Year In Your Home

Using The Pantone Color of The Year In Your Home

The newest Pantone color of the year is a great addition to brighten up your home with a cheerful entryway or a lively bathroom. Though the Living Coral is the “it” color, it’s not the only color that is trending in 2019. There’s a spectrum of other colors that are very popular in modern interior design that you can find everywhere.

The Difference Between Refacing and Refinishing Cabinets

The Difference Between Refacing and Refinishing Cabinets

Well it’s time. You have been thinking about making some style changes to your kitchen or even doing a much larger home remodel. So a big question any homeowner is faced with is the consideration to replace your cabinets. Before ripping out your current kitchen cabinets and getting into a complicated remodel project you may want to think about refacing, resurfacing, or refinishing your current cabinets.

Interior Painting & Refinishing Project: Woodbury MN

Interior Painting & Refinishing Project: Woodbury MN

Tis the season for home remodeling! Just look at this work we did on this total home project in Woodbury, MN. The client wanted to stain the existing oak in the home a dark walnut color. We also repainted all of the walls and enameled the kitchen cabinets.

Should I Paint Over or Remove Wallpaper?

Should I Paint Over or Remove Wallpaper?

For many homeowners, this is still a debate. On the one hand there are many homes from decades ago that are just getting updates, so they are covered in wallpaper galore. For newer homes, the trend has re-emerged with new fashion and Top Interior Designers are finding new ways to bring warmth and luxury to spaces with invigorate wallpaper designs.

Why Winter Is A Good Time To Paint Your Home

Why Winter Is A Good Time To Paint Your Home

When we think of painting our home, we generally dream of warm weather, cold brews and semi-productive weekend days. But that’s really reserved for your home’s exterior. You don’t want to paint your home’s exterior in the winter. There are people who ask… and people who do. There are even winter-grade paints that can withstand brutality down the 35 degrees, but it really begs the question “why”.

Should I Paint My Wooden Fence?

Should I Paint My Wooden Fence?

That is the question that many homeowners and business owners ask themselves. A wood fence is a wonderful option for security and privacy, but it’s also a major investment. Once you commit to a wood fence, you’ll want to keep the wood protected. It must be either sealed, stained or painted over time to keep it looking brand new.

Paint Your Cabinets. Refresh Your Kitchen.

Paint Your Cabinets. Refresh Your Kitchen.

Upon entering the kitchen your eye is drawn to one of the most impactful features in that room -your cabinets. In most kitchens, the cabinets are the largest surface and their style or color dictates the entire feel and direction of the room.

How To Make Small Rooms Look Bigger With Paint

How To Make Small Rooms Look Bigger With Paint

Does your home have small rooms or exist from a building period before the "open concept"? Are you tired of the small rooms in your home? When you don't have the physical space to extend your home, there may be another option for creating the illusion of space. You can do this with paint.

Tips For Painting Your Home In The Summer

Tips For Painting Your Home In The Summer

You've decided your home needs fresh curb appeal but its the dead middle of the summer heat. There's no reason you can't paint your home in the summer, but there are some tips and advice you probably want to follow. 

How To Paint with Black

How To Paint with Black

Black has become a pretty popular paint choice among younger generations, who are consuming homes and rental spaces at unprecedented rates. If you think that the color black may bring some change to your home but are struggling with the design of it or simply scared to jump in - give Elite Finisher a call.

When Is It Time To Paint Your Restaurant?

When Is It Time To Paint Your Restaurant?

Food and service are integral pieces to your restaurant being successful. The look and feel of your space, however, can also play a crucial part in whether someone visits again or becomes a regular customer. You want people to come back again and again, so creating the perfect storm of an environment should be at the top of your mind every single year that you are in business. 

Painting Your Home Office for Purpose

Painting Your Home Office for Purpose

If you work from home, you need to ensure that the office is conducive to the work that you do. Whether your office is a personal space inside your home or a place that clients can walk into, it needs to be organized and well-designed to make sure you reach your work potential. 

How To Use Paint To Compliment Your Home's Style

How To Use Paint To Compliment Your Home's Style

Your home should really showcase one cohesive style. This style is something that should permeate through the architecture, furniture, flooring, cabinets, fixtures — and most definitely your home’s paint. The paint, however, is often the most challenging part for a lot of people. Where do you start?

How To Clean Paint Spills From Carpet

How To Clean Paint Spills From Carpet

Every home remodeling or decorating project comes with a risk of damage or a mess (or both). Spilling paint on your floors, specifically on your expensive carpeting can be a home owner's nightmare. 

Paint Your Bedroom For Relaxation

Paint Your Bedroom For Relaxation

Color can have an emotional influence on people. If one is really serious about getting restful sleep, you'll want to take extra care to choose color schemes that can calm down an active brain. 

Refinishing Cabinets vs. Replacing: Get Your Dream Kitchen

Refinishing Cabinets vs. Replacing: Get Your Dream Kitchen

It's time. You want to remodel your kitchen, as it's still in its move-in state (which could be rather dated). The kitchen is the center of your home and is a focal point that should not be considered lightly. This space is where hours of family time and guest entertaining happen - the kitchen is where it all happens.