Arana Craftsman Painters

Kitchen Trends To Avoid In 2020

We don't want to brag, but you can show us any kitchen, and we can assume, in a few years or so, when it was designed or revamped (we know it's a neat party trick)—because kitchen architecture, like fashion and another home decor, usually follows patterns that come and go. One minute of avocado-green refrigerators are great, and the next, they're painfully old. Ditto: [...]

2020-01-24T16:13:55-08:00January 24th, 2020|

Save Some Green with A Kitchen Cabinet Repaint

After several years of living in that beautiful home of yours, the natural processes of wear and tear have taken a toll on some of the fixtures inside your home. Chief among these is the cabinets in your kitchen, they’re literally an eye sore, what with the discolorations and the general lack of interest they add to your kitchen. It’s time for a change. [...]

2019-12-30T00:13:58-08:00December 30th, 2019|

Don’t Go Against These 10 Rules When Repainting Your House

Don’t you just love it when after a long day of work, just as you pull up the corner, you see your house gleaming in the sun for all to see? It’s the bright spot of the neighborhood and actually one reason why the area you live in is highly sought after. Over the years though, you’ve been busy at work and raising a [...]

2019-12-19T23:03:46-08:00December 19th, 2019|

Anatomy of a Victorian – The Not So Secret Symbolism of Decoration

Anatomy of a Victorian – The Not So Secret Symbolism of Decoration By Catherine Baldi with Julie Feinstein Adams As painting contractors, we revere the inspiration of the architects responsible for the many historical and modern styles of housing in the Bay Area. In particular, we are awed by Victorians. While painting these beauties, we feel that we get to reopen the channel for [...]

2019-12-19T20:36:35-08:00December 17th, 2019|

Interior Paint Finishes For Your Home

It's not enough picking the right painting firm, colors, patterns, nor designs for your upcoming interior redesign project. In addition to all of the aforementioned, you'll need to pick the right finish for your interior paint if you hope to be happy with the results of your project. Different finishes add different things to a home and can dramatically alter or affect the atmospheres [...]

2019-11-30T18:33:11-08:00November 30th, 2019|

The Best Colors For Your Kitchen

Next to your living room, your home's kitchen gets the most use. It's also an area visitors tend to visit frequently and immediately upon entering your home. Being such an important part of your home, your kitchen should not only be spacious and well organized but should look great too. Part of making and keeping a kitchen looking good is its paint. Over time, [...]

2019-11-23T14:49:09-08:00November 23rd, 2019|

What You Need To Know When Hiring An Interior Painter

There are a great many things to consider once you've decided to repaint the interior of your home. All of these considerations and ultimately, you choices, will factor into the "final product" so to speak. Because painting a home is considered an investment and meant to breathe new life into your home, you'll want to make the most informed and sound choices possible. The [...]

2019-11-21T22:16:38-08:00November 21st, 2019|

Boosting The Value Of Your Home With Paint

When homeowners begin discussing the sale of their home there are many conversations that come up and even more ideas that get passed around. Homeowners will begin looking at ways to improve their home. They will look at flooring, the health of their yards, and a multitude of other things that they believe will boost the value of their home. One of the most [...]

2019-11-17T21:03:26-08:00November 17th, 2019|

Tips For Hiring An Exterior House Painting Expert

You may be looking at your home and thinking about just how dull your once vibrant exterior has become. Don't beat yourself up over it, it is actually a very common occurrence amongst homeowners. Years and even decades pass with very little, if any thought given to a home's exterior paint. You might also be staring at your home's exterior, wondering what can be [...]

2019-10-26T08:42:05-07:00October 17th, 2019|