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The Truth About Priming

11/02/12 Dave Heiligenthal

"To prime, or not to prime." This seems to be a question on the minds of many people. It is a question that can be somewhat confusing. There are a growing number of paint...

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It’s in the Details: Eb Flow Design Group

10/29/12 Sara McLean

Color can transform a space, evolving a bland vanilla box into an atmosphere of warmth and energy. Elana Lathan and Breyan Sussman of Eb Flow Design Group, know just how to use...

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Dunn-Edwards Introduces Ultra-Grip® Select Multi-Surface Primer

10/15/12 Sara McLean

Dunn-Edwards Paints® has introduced a new multi-surface primer called Ultra-Grip® Select.

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Dunn-Edwards Introduces Acri-Hues® Eggshell and Semi-Gloss

10/15/12 Sara McLean

Dunn-Edwards has introduced two new finishes to its popular Acri-Hues® line.

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Boo! Halloween 2012 Trends

10/06/12 Sara McLean

Within the past few years Halloween has surged in popularity for design ideas, every year increasing in the sophistication of visual displays and home décor.  We’ve noticed a...

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Meet the Kramers: Modernist Moguls

07/07/12 Sara McLean

Meet Rochelle and Doug Kramer, realtors specializing in midcentury, ranch and modern real estate. With interest trending in midcentury design (see our recent posting of Simply A...

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Frank Lloyd Wright: A Prairie Tour

06/25/12 Sara McLean

With the 75th anniversary of Taliesin West this year and NeoCon's recent show in Chicago, it was a perfect time to take a historical homes tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's famed Prairie of architecture in Oak Park, Illinois to gather more architectural and design inspiration.    

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TreeHouse: Smart Building, Better Living

06/02/12 Sara McLean

Growing up on the east Texas gulf, Jason had a Huck Finn childhood full of boyhood dreams, fishing with his grand father and staying outside until all hours playing with friends and family.

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Leatrice Eiseman: It's a Colorful Life!

06/02/12 Sara McLean

As guest blogger of specs+spaces® for June, Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Institute, has become an icon of color throughout the world. With her new book...

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Mojave Rock Ranch: Frontier Luxury

05/04/12 Sara McLean

On a recent self-driven architectural tour of Palm Springs during Desert Spanish Weekend, I kept running into this other family throughout the day. Towards the end of the tour...