Paint Tips & Techniques: Essential Painting Tools

May 13, 2011

Sherwin Williams Paint Visualizer

What a great week it has been, plus a much better can it get?!  To round out the SAS Interiors Paint Week, I'm going back...Way Back... to these posts.  Let's take a look at these oldies, but goodies ~ Aside from estimating how much paint is needed, what paint is best to use, and what brush/roller is best for the project, you NEED to actually choice a color.  And what better tool to use, than this: Sherwin Williams created this amazing tool ~ a Paint Visualizer, where you can upload a picture of your space and virtually see your room with other paint colors. When … [Read more...]

{Tutorial} Using Benjamin Moore’s Virtual Fan Deck

March 18, 2011

Virtual Fan Deck + Benjamin Moore

Yesterday I shared with you my new favorite Paint Visualizer Tool that can help you virtually see and play with different paint colors BEFORE making the investment and spending endless hours painting.  Another helpful tool that I often use when looking through and selecting colors, is the Benjamin Moore Virtual Fan Deck.  Once downloaded, you can flip through thousands of paint colors within seconds. Here's a Step by Step ~ 1. First, head to Benjamin Moore Virtual Fan Deck 2. Click: Download the Virtual Fan Deck to your computer 3. Click: Install Now 4. Follow the remaining steps to … [Read more...]