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Freshen Up Your Curb Appeal: 6 Steps to Paint Your Front Door

Freshen Up Your Curb Appeal: 6 Steps to Paint Your Front Door

April 08, 2022 3 min read

Have you heard the phrase, “You will never get a second chance to make a first impression”? As many have experienced this first hand, they understand how crucial a first impression is. But first impressions don’t start when you say the first hello, first impressions start when the newcomer walks up the front steps to your door.
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Making an Entrance: Home Updates to Tackle This Weekend

Making an Entrance: Home Updates to Tackle This Weekend

March 25, 2022 2 min read

Weekends are a treasured time to spend catching up on chores or relaxing with friends and family, but they’re also the perfect time to tackle some of those small projects that will make your space more functional and inviting. Updating your front door with paint and hardware is a simple and impactful project that can be completed over a long weekend.

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Meet The Creativepreneur: Kat’s Embroidery in Sudbury

Meet The Creativepreneur: Kat’s Embroidery

December 10, 2021 2 min read

We couldn’t be prouder of the Barrydowne Paint team members who have recently branched out to start their own creative and crafty endeavours. Meet Kat’s Embroidery, specializing in a wide range of apparel featuring uniquely customized hand embroidered, machine embroidered or heat-transfer vinyl messaging. 
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Brook and Vanessa the creators of Lennox & Lamb in Sudbury

Meet The Creativepreneurs: Lennox & Lamb

December 10, 2021 2 min read

We couldn’t be prouder of the Barrydowne Paint team members who have recently branched out to start their own creative and crafty endeavours. Meet Lennox & Lamb, a handcrafted home décor shop.
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Teena, the creator of Baas Collections in Sudbury

Meet The Creativepreneur: Baas Collections

December 10, 2021 2 min read

We couldn’t be prouder of the Barrydowne Paint team members who have recently branched out to start their own creative and crafty endeavours. Meet Baas Collections, a paper goods shop with a difference.
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Barrydowne Paint's entrepreneur team showing off their Christmas items for the holidays

Barrydowne Team Members Inspired To Turn Passions Into Small Businesses

December 10, 2021 3 min read

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When it hands you a lockdown, launch a brand new business! That’s the awesome attitude taken by several of our Barrydowne Paint team members who maximized the pandemic downtime to start up their own creative endeavours. Join us in supporting our team members’ whole-hearted ventures.
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Color Trends 2022 Palette is available at Barrydowne Paint in Sudbury, ON

Coming of Sage: The 2022 Color of the Year is… OCTOBER MIST 1495

October 13, 2021 2 min read

Grounded but with a dreamlike quality, October Mist 1495 – a gently shaded, uplifting sage green – has been selected as Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year for 2022.
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October Mist 1495 is available at Barrydowne Paint in Sudbury, ON

OCTOBER MIST: MEET THE COLOR OF THE YEAR 2022

October 13, 2021 1 min read

Make room for creativity with October Mist 1495, Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year for 2022. October Mist is part of the Color Trends 2022 palette, a collection that reflects the positivity we want to see and feel in the colors we choose to surround ourselves with.
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Benjamin Moore's colour of the year yearbook. All colours available at Barrydowne Paint

The Color of the Year Yearbook

October 06, 2021 2 min read

With Benjamin Moore’s 2022 Color of the Year being announced shortly, we’re feeling nostalgic about the choices unveiled over the past decade. Each one perfectly captured the look and feel of that moment in time, reflecting the year’s global trends in art, fashion and interior design.
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Sweater Weather: Our Picks for the Warmest, Coziest Beiges this Season

Sweater Weather: Our Picks for the Warmest, Coziest Beiges this Season

August 30, 2021 2 min read

It seems everyone has tried to escape the seasonal blahs by building cozy home nests feathered with hygge flair – faux furs, chunky knits, natural woods and candles, sooo many candles –  recreating the warm, fuzzy feelings of, say, mom’s homemade soup, a favorite sweatshirt or a hug. 
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Teach the kids to paint; a life skill that will always come in. Barrydowne Paint in Sudbury has all the tips and tricks.

SCHOOL’S OUT, BUT PAINTING THE KIDS’ ROOMS IS DEFINITELY IN

August 25, 2021 3 min read

We know you’ve got your hands full, juggling the demands of working from home while helping your kiddos get the hang of e-learning models. But here’s a fun project the whole family can get behind: painting the kids’ rooms. Consider it part of the real-world curriculum. And because it involves their own rooms, the kids will be genuinely invested in the outcome.
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TUESDAY FINDS: DRESS UP YOUR ADDRESS BY PAINTING YOUR FRONT DOOR

TUESDAY FINDS: DRESS UP YOUR ADDRESS BY PAINTING YOUR FRONT DOOR

July 07, 2021 2 min read

Did you know that dreaming about a door represents new opportunities and change? Hey, I’m no dream expert, but maybe it’s actually your front door trying to tell you “Opportunity is knocking and I’m ready for a change!” A bright, juicy burst of colour can turn your front door into an intriguing focal point.
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