Faux Finish Blog

How to Start a Blog

When I first starting blogging three years ago, I didn’t even know what a blog was much less how to start one. But, over time it became easier and easier. I love blogging and sharing my knowledge and projects I’m working on.

If you have never blogged before, you probably have all the same questions I had:

Cheryl PhanHow to Start a Blog
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Luxurious Office Space with a little Bling

Creating an office space that makes it worth going to work every day

The inspiration for the wall design came from my client “Sterling Décor Group”. She came up with this incredible idea to create the same design on the desk as an accent wall in her office.

Cheryl PhanLuxurious Office Space with a little Bling
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White Wash a Brick Fireplace

In One Easy Step

When my client asked me to paint this massive fireplace, I was reluctant because it stands 23-feet high. Yikes! Because I like a challenge, I agreed to do it and I’m so glad I did. The results are amazing.

Cheryl PhanWhite Wash a Brick Fireplace
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No Smudge Caulking

How to apply the perfect caulk line

Inevitably, when you apply molding of any kind to a wall you will end up with gaps. This is because the wall isn’t completely flat. The best way to give it that finished look is to apply caulking. The problem is, when you add the caulking it may come out thick and when you use your finger to smooth it out it will smudge on the wall and make a mess.

But I have the perfect solution.

Cheryl PhanNo Smudge Caulking
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YES! You Can Paint Wrought Iron

It’s Super Easy

Check out this bed I painted in less than a day. You’re not going to believe how easy it is to transform this entire bed in less than a day.

Cheryl PhanYES! You Can Paint Wrought Iron
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Done In A Day

Create a fun room for your kids in one day

One of my favorite things to do is paint kids’ rooms. Watching them walk into their room for the first time is magical. Painting something as simple as this can have your child jumping for joy.

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Update Your Furniture with Wallpaper in 2 Easy Steps

When I repurpose furniture, I like to add different elements to give it a custom look. Wallpaper is a great way to incorporate fun and creative textures without breaking the bank.

You won’t believe how easy it is!

Cheryl PhanUpdate Your Furniture with Wallpaper in 2 Easy Steps
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LusterStone – The Perfect Decorative Finish

If Walls Could Talk, This Beautiful Decorative Finish Would Be the Talk of the Town 

 

Certainly this technique is by far one of Interior Decorators and homeowners’ favorite decorative finish. The results are absolutely stunning and it’s especially beautiful on ceilings. For this reason, so many professional decorators and faux finishers rave about LusterStone decorative finish.

Cheryl PhanLusterStone – The Perfect Decorative Finish
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Telling Clients NO is Good, And How to Do It

STOP being the YES Girl and politely say NO to every request your client asks of you. It’s costing you money.

Do you say YES to every request your clients ask of you? Do you have a hard time telling clients NO when they ask you to do a favor? That was me until I learned to politely say NO.

Cheryl PhanTelling Clients NO is Good, And How to Do It
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