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Read All About It – Andriot’s Magazine is Here!


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 […]

Fall Into Color


Summer is waning, and fall will soon be upon us. So it’s a great time to freshen up and add a little color into your home. Whether the changes are big or small, new, colorful hues will help create a warm, inviting atmosphere. We can’t think of a better way to get ready for the […]

Check the Deck: 4 Tips for Exterior Structure Maintenance


Warm weather is here, so many of us are turning our attention to the great outdoors. Picnics, graduation parties, family gatherings, and other special occasions – all that and more happen on our decks, porches, and other outdoor spaces. So now is the perfect time to make sure these structures are safe and attractive. As […]

Benjamin Moore Paint – The Gennex Difference


It’s pretty clear that Benjamin Moore is one of our top picks in quality paints. This superior line not only offers great coverage, it also comes in a stunning array of beautiful colors. These richly saturated hues will complement any decorating scheme, from powder rooms and dining areas, to the master suite, family bedrooms, and […]

3 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Interior Colors


Color. It’s everywhere and always in season. From the tame neutrals of white and beige to the bold tones of poppy and fuchsia, color infuses life to our home’s interior. Whether it’s found in painted walls, furniture, or accessories, color warms up a space, adding interesting touches of character from floor to ceiling. Often the […]

Make the Holidays Bright with Fresh Color


Though the holidays are nearly upon us, there’s still time to brighten your indoor spaces with color. From the kitchen, dining, bed and bath rooms, to the living and family rooms, fresh hues can revitalize, adding life and personality to the interior of your home. Short on time? That’s okay. A quick makeover is easier […]

3 Steps for Maintaining Wood Decks & Porches


Regular maintenance is crucial to keep decks and other outdoor structures functional and looking great While we still have plenty of warm, pleasant days heading into fall and winters, now is a good time to inspect and maintain these exterior wood spaces. Freshen up these important outdoor living spaces with these helpful tips:

Social Media: Where to Find Us


Did you know that we’re active on several social media sites? In addition to visiting with you all at our store downtown, we love connecting with our friends and neighbors online too. Here’s a list of the places you’ll find us: Facebook Our Facebook page is a great place to touch base with us, check […]

All Decked Out for Summer


Summer is nearly here! It’s time for barbecues, family gatherings, and other fun events. With that in mind, now is the perfect time to give your deck or porch a little attention. Regular maintenance goes a long way – it keeps those structures in great shape, and prevents costly repairs or replacement. We have a […]

5 Tips for Choosing Exterior Paint Colors


The right exterior paint colors can add character and subtle drama. It’s often the first impression people get of your home, so the right combination of hues can boost curb appeal. Choosing colors, whether with paint, siding, or other materials, is an important decision, one best made after careful consideration.  Here are 5 tips to […]