Design Ideas Category

Cordless Options: Safe Home, Convenient Lifestyle

Did you know that October is National Bake and Decorate Month? Or that it’s National Roller Skating Month? If you haven’t whipped up some cookies to frost or hit the rink in a while, you’ve got a fun weekend in store! On a more serious note, October is also National Window Covering Safety Month. Every […]

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How To Install Vinyl Flooring

Have you been considering vinyl flooring for a project in your home? It’s a popular choice because it’s durable, versatile, and cost-effective. So what exactly is vinyl? We like to think of it as linoleum’s synthetic cousin. Thin and flexible, yet long-lasting and strong, vinyl is water- and stain-resistant while also being comfortable underfoot. It […]

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What To Do With Leftover Paint

Do you have paint cans sitting on the floor in your basement, on shelves in your garage, or tucked away in the back of a closet? Leftover paint is often the bane of a homeowners existence! You know you can’t just throw it away, so you let it sit there…collecting dust and taking up space. […]

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Choosing the Right Window Coverings

When it comes to your home, choosing the right window coverings will depend on a few different factors. What do you want your shades to look like? What do you need them to do? How much control do you need? It all comes down to your desired outcomes for your home’s environment. Take a look at […]

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Revitalizing a Worn-Out Deck: 5 Steps to Refresh and Preserve

Has your deck taken a beating over the years? Sun, moisture, and drastic temperature fluctuations are tough on wood. If you have a worn-out deck, now’s the perfect time to revitalize it. The low-humidity, cool temperatures, and minimal rainfall in autumn are the perfect conditions for refinishing. Plus, a fresh finish will protect your deck […]

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3 Ways to Choose Modern Nursery Colors

Creating and painting a nursery used to be cinch. Having a boy? Brush the walls with blue. It’s a girl? Bring on the pink. Today, though, that’s far less common. When designing a nursery, families are much more likely to look beyond the baby-stage. They’re inclined to ensure that the room can easily grow with […]

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Transitional Style: Traditional Meets Contemporary for Beautiful Balance

When it comes to interior design, transitional style is a major trend these days. Now you might be thinking, “Great…but what exactly is transitional style?” At its basic level, it’s a masterful marriage between two other decorating styles: traditional and contemporary. Sometimes it can be confused with eclectic decorating, but eclectic styling is much more […]

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Back to School: 4 Projects You Can Tackle Now

Backpacks on. Lunches packed. The kids have headed back to school. With memories of vacation adventures and relaxed schedules stashed away in your minds, you and your children are venturing into the start of a new school year. It’s sure to be busy, busy, busy! But, what have you done for yourself lately? With everyone […]

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3 Benefits of Bathroom Shutters

Designing your bathroom can be a tricky task. You want natural light, but you also need privacy. Not to mention, the moisture in the air from showering can make it difficult to find window treatments that last and provide the benefits you need. Bathroom shutters are a great choice for style and function. Take a […]

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Custom Stain Matching for Your Next Project

Do you have a project in mind that needs custom stain matching? Flanagan Paint & Supply is your St Louis area source for success in custom stain matching! We know how important it is to get it right the first time. And, with staining and painting, you need experts that can help you create the […]

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