Did you hear the news? Andriots At Home – our very own magazine is here! We’re excited about it, and we can’t wait to share it with you. It’s our desire to offer inspiration and fabulous home improvement ideas for your home in this beautiful publication. From design tips and projects to product info and recipes, we’re confident there’s something for everyone among its colorful pages.
This issue’s theme is Fall in Love with Color, and we have to say, it delivers that in a big way. Colorful hues adorn the pages, offering great ideas for any room in your home. Here are just a few of the features you’ll find:
Advice & DIY Projects
Not sure how much paint you need for your next project? Check out our 6-step guide on the front inside cover. This handy tool offers expert advice, saving you time while taking the guesswork out of the process.
On page 10, we discuss the three P’s of painting – prepping, priming, and painting. These three elements are important for a great and lasting paint job inside or out. If you’re having a hard time choosing just which color you want to use, check out our tips on page 14. Once you make that selection, be sure and use the coupon on the front inside cover flap for $10 off a gallon of Andriot’s Private Label interior paint.
(For more info on our Private Label paint, check out our recent post.)
As for those DIY projects, we share advice about adding colorful curb appeal on page 12, with how-to info on painting your front door. Another smaller and super affordable way to lend interest to those entryways is to create a fun or striking doormat. You can find those instructions on page 22. In addition, adding a pop of color to furniture lends a splash of personality to a space, whether inside or out. Check out Tip-Toeing Into Trends on page 95 to see what a little color change can do.
Special Home Features
We often find inspiration in how others have made their house a home. This is the case with The Modern Cottage on page 32, which shares the creative transformation of an ordinary cottage into a functional, cozy home for a family of four. Deep, rich hues combined with interesting features, furnishings, and adult and kid friendly design elements provide a rustic yet comfortable space.
History, combined with a bucolic setting, offered inspiration to designers when redecorating the Texas home belonging to the Lyndon Baines Johnson family. You’ll find that engaging story on page 40, and get insight as to how they retained the home’s storied heritage while creating a soothing, color laden getaway.
The Forever Home, on page 46, lends further insight and ways to use a lighter palette for a home’s interior. Shades of white, subtle neutrals and well-planned accents of color create a backdrop of sophisticated style for this growing family’s abode.
Ideas & Inspiration
Gather fabulous ideas in Powder Rooms that Pop on page 60, where inspiration fills every corner. From vibrant vanities to arresting wall designs, this article will fill your senses with delightful color. Striking hues represent nearly every shade on the spectrum, offering breathtaking inspiration to this humble little room.
Who says light colors have to be boring? Timeless Neutrals, on page 87, illustrates how a blend of light and bright shades fit today’s families perfectly. They suit our lifestyle and reflect our individual tastes, warmly welcoming guests with a personalized flair.
Pages 94-100 boast a fun look at color, explaining how navy blue remains a true classic for everything from walls to kitchen cabinets. Warm greens, too, play the role of neutral and colorful all at once, fitting nicely into any space. Dive in and ignite the vision you have for your home from nature, fabrics, furnishings, and the beautifully rich colors highlighted in this section.
Whether you’re a decorating expert, a novice do it yourselfer, or somewhere in between, our aim is to help you make those design dreams come true. We think you’ll find wonderful inspiration among the pages of our new publication. Stop by our store soon to pick up your free copy of Andriots At Home!
September Carpet Special
During the month of September, get a free pad with a qualifying carpet purchase. For details, give us a call at 633-1944 or stop by our store at 718 Main Street in Shelbyville.