how to paint a victorian home

How to Paint a Victorian House

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The Character of Victorian Homes The history of Victorian houses began in 1837 during the reign of Queen Victoria in Great Britain and were inspired by Regency architecture. As the Victorian era progressed, the design of these homes branched out and were heavily influenced by other architectural styles, including Italianate, Gothic Revival, Queen Anne, and […]

When & Where You Should Use Different Paint Finishes

When & Where You Should Use Different Paint Finishes

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The Different Paint Finishes The general rule of thumb for paint finishes is the higher the gloss, the more durable the surface. However, you don’t want to jump ahead and start painting everything full gloss, because the other side effect of a high sheen finish is a shinier look. Glossier finishes also tend to be […]