Why Faux Finishing Will Help Your Home Look Special


The purpose of repainting a house is to give the interiors a fresh look and enhance the aesthetic appeal of your decor, but the application of flat colors on your interior’s walls may not be enough to yield the needed look to your house as they will look blurred even after being painted.   If you are looking for the best solution to make your interiors appear beautiful; then you need to consider faux finishing which will leave your house looking at its best.   You will never lack options when considering faux finishes to apply on your home’s wall since you will have options in the form of color washes and Trompe L’oeil.   The use of faux finishing from Doylestown Gilding is an easy but effective way of making your rooms more lively and shining.

If you have been wondering on hoe to give your interior an improved look, you have an option in color washes as they serve o give the walls an aged look and also serve to add depth to the appearance of your walls.   Application of the color washes on your walls will only and elegance on your foyer.   The technique entails applying several layers of coats with complementary hues before feathering them with a dry brush.   For one to obtain the great look that comes with color washes, they will need to use thin coats and also keep the paint wet for an extended duration which will be long enough to produce the results.   It is advisable that when you are seeking to have color washes you seek the help of experts as they will suggest to you tones and glazes which can help increase the drying time and having an expert will see the color washes yield better results in comparison with the do it yourself jobs.

Trompe L’oeil is another type of Doylestown faux finishing that you can apply in your house where it is popular due to its ability to give rooms life-like details as well as the ability to change the look of a two-dimension surface to a three-dimension surface.   One can even use faux finishing to add fake architectural features such as columns, molding or even arches to your formal living look, entry way, kitchen or even the dining room.   The success of the faux finishes, however, depends on whether one utilizes the services of a true artist.   House painters will lack these skills, and therefore you will need to seek for individuals specializing in faux finishing to add a sophisticated luxury to your home.

Before you settle on any painter you to add faux finishes to your home, check to ensure that they have expertise and also check on their past pictures to determine if they will suit your project.


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