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  • Todd painting a home Home Painting by Todd - Summer and fall are excellent times in the Bay Area to undertake a home painting project. If your home is in need of a paint job, consider Todd, a proud member of our Repair Referral Service. Todd began painting over 35 years ago while in college at the University of Vermont. After graduating with a […]


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  • blue-ribbon-brands Blue Ribbon Brands - At Cole Hardware, we believe in giving you a bang for your buck and, at the same time, providing a quality shopping experience and quality products as well. Buying high-quality goods is often less expensive in the long run, as a well-built product will last much longer, perform better, and can become an heirloom, handed […]
  • Amy Howard at Cole Hardware Amy Howard at Home® Hands-On Workshop - Wednesday, July 20, 5:00 pm–7:00 pm All Cole Hardware Locations We’ve been raving about this paint for its ease of use and ability to transform furniture or cabinetry without stripping, sanding, or priming. Here’s your chance to see for yourself at our hands-on demonstration! Amy Howard at Home One Step Paint™ is a water-based paint […]
  • Screen Shot 2016-01-02 at 11.46.52 AM Benjamin Moore® Color of the Year: Simply White - Don’t be fooled! White is a complex color with an endless number of subtle distinctions. Benjamin Moore has more than 250 white colors in its portfolio of over 3,000 colors, and 5 of the top 10 best-selling colors are variants of white. Symbolic of purity and often used in a minimalistic aesthetic, the right shade […]
  • Amy Howard Amy Howard at Home - Introducing Amy Howard— furniture expert, teacher, and storyteller One Step Paint™ This new furniture paint can transform your furniture or cabinetry without stripping, sanding, or priming. Amy Howard at Home One Step Paint is a water-based paint that adheres to most any surface. Paint directly on old wood finishes, concrete, iron, stone, Formica, and more. […]
  • mauricia Meet Mauricia: Painter, Muralist, Artist Extraordinaire - One of our favorite Repair Referral Service tradespeople is Mauricia, who specializes in decorative painting. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in her nativeBrazil, Mauricia studied art history, etching, and graphic arts in Florence and has been working her magic transforming plain walls into works of art for nearly 20 years. Mauricia has extensive knowledge of […]
  • paincolors Picking a Paint Color - Painting a room is an easy, inexpensive upgrade that do-it-yourselfers can take upon themselves and accomplish over a weekend. Although it is a fun part of a painting project, picking the perfect shade of paint can often prove daunting. Consider the following questions to help you find just the right color.How is the space used?If […]