Painting with a Twist adultizes the group art class by pairing expert instruction with the option to sip libations and socialize with other classmates. Check the schedule online to view available classes. Each two- or three-hour session will teach you step-by-step how to replicate the featured design (upcoming classes capture everything from flowers to crawfish, cafés, and the rugged masculinity of Burton Gilliam). Canvas, paints, and brushes are all provided, along with a handy stock of wine cups and openers to promote the creative flow. Upon the conclusion of your BYOB painting class, you'll have a 16”x20” painting to hang proudly atop your mantle.
For more than 60 years, Kwal Paint's team has designed colors to complement almost any décor, continually refreshing the palette of more than 1,600 shades to reflect trends and advancements in interior decorating. To wit: EnviroKote paints are made from eco-friendly, raw materials and contain no VOC. Additionally, online virtual color-visualizing applications help homeowners realize the abode of their dreams. As ever, the knowledgeable staff is on hand to guide customers through common issues such as blistering or how to revamp garden gnomes stuck in last season's styles.
Under the direction of local operator Mike Moriarty, the crews of Never Paint Again - Houston Metro uphold a vision of transparency that goes back to Never Paint Again's roots as a neighborhood company in Detroit. Each interior, exterior, and maintenance paint job begins with a precision estimate that sets a clear, detailed work plan for both the homeowner and the painting team. Throughout the job, crews maintain an open line of communication with clients through daily check-ins and two paint cans connected by a string. They also favor high-quality sealants, primers, caulks, and coatings, such as Sherwin-Williams paints. When finished revivifying home surfaces, workers always wrap up their work with a thorough cleanup. Beyond applying paint, Never Paint Again's team helps clients coordinate a design scheme through color consultations and an online color visualizer.
For 15 years, the professionals at this general contracting firm have been performing quality work. The contractors specialize in a variety of home repairs and installations, from roofing and gutters to remodeling and painting. They clamber onto roofs to check for hail damage, and, if necessary, can help customers negotiate with insurance companies to cover damage from storms or water-balloon fights with their agent. In addition to being insured and bonded, the technicians have vast experience in dealing with city, state, and county building and permit codes, and they'll ensure that abodes or businesses are up to snuff.
An affordable and monumental selection of sofas, beds, desks, and sarcophagi mingle good-naturedly in Ashley Furniture’s wondrous warehouse. A Matrix Accent Chair ($219.99) commands shoppers’ attention with its sleek, contemporary design, and Kira furnishings provide stylish sites for storage, studying, or snoozing. A Sydney Accent Chair ($199.99) or Cubit ottoman set ($99.99) anticipate increasing the comfort of various human inactivities, while the Romy Accent Table Group consists of one cocktail and two end tables, creating a table cartel ruling over a home's Speed Quarters surface needs.
Having resolved at a young age to pursue his passion for green building, Jeff Kaplan created the Urban Land Institute's Young Leaders Program when he was just 21 years old. In late 2007, Jeff started New Living, a green building and home store whose high environmental standards earned the shop a B Corporation certification. Today, New Living sells exclusively eco-friendly products from ethical businesses, stimulating the local green economy while making green materials more affordable and accessible. Staff members passionate about responsible consumerism often help customers interested in repurposing and refinishing items. Kaplan's efforts at revitalizing Houston's small businesses and affinity for wearing capes earned him the title of Green Hero from the U.S. Green Building Council.