Our Blog

ALL HANDS ON DECK: Why Fall is the Best Season to be Layin’ Stain

ALL HANDS ON DECK: Why Fall is the Best Season to be Layin’ Stain

October 03, 2023 1 min read

School buses are back on the road and the scent of pumpkin spice lattes is in the air. But that doesn’t mean a sudden halt to your outside projects. Just the opposite! Fall is actually the best season to tackle your deck staining project – and here’s why: 

Read More
YES, YOUR HOME CAN WEAR WHITE AFTER LABOR DAY (SO GET OVER IT!)

YES, YOUR HOME CAN WEAR WHITE AFTER LABOR DAY (SO GET OVER IT!)

September 01, 2023 2 min read

The old school thinking that you can’t wear white after Labor Day is as silly as believing you can’t drink coffee on days that end in Y. And we simply don’t want to live in a world where either is true. 
Read More
FENG SHUI: ATTRACT POSITIVITY BY PAINTING YOUR FRONT DOOR

FENG SHUI: ATTRACT POSITIVITY BY PAINTING YOUR FRONT DOOR

July 20, 2023 2 min read

Your front door is so much more than an entranceway – it’s a chance for your home to make a statement and say, “Hello, world!” What really speaks volumes is a fresh coat of curb appeal. Go bold with the paint colour of your front door and life instantly becomes more interesting.
Read More

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

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

June 29, 2023 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.
Read More
FRESHEN UP YOUR CURB APPEAL: 6 STEPS TO PAINT YOUR FRONT DOOR

FRESHEN UP YOUR CURB APPEAL: 6 STEPS TO PAINT YOUR FRONT DOOR

May 05, 2023 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. No matter the colour, your front door is more than a transition from the outdoors in, your front door is the first hello.
Read More
Finishing Powder: Go Bold in Your Home’s Smallest Room

Finishing Powder: Go Bold in Your Home’s Smallest Room

March 17, 2023 2 min read

As it turns out, the powder room was where one went to refresh their powdered wig and nose or to make a quick retreat from boorish conversation (yawn!). Typically, the powder room was a water closet near the formal entertaining room, making it convenient for guests needing a moment to themselves. 

Read More

Love At First Light, 2020 Color Of The Year

Love At First Light, 2020 Color Of The Year

February 13, 2023 2 min read

Everyone, and we mean everyone, looks next-level happy and healthy with a rosy glow. Slowly sip on that fact as we bask in Benjamin Moore’s choice for Color of the Year 2020: First Light – a fresh and luminous blush-pink stunner that is both flirty and flattering.

Read More
Benjamin Moore 2023 Color of the Year palette available at Clement's Paint

2023 Color Trends Turn Heads

January 02, 2023 2 min read

Discover the eight exceptional hues each selected for their distinct presence and personality, all of them sure to push creative buttons and design boundaries while inspiring greater color confidence.
Read More
Clements Sweater Weather Blog

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

November 01, 2022 2 min read

So, here we are near the end of 2020, a year when we have been sheltered from the outside and craving comfort on the inside.
Read More

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2023: Raspberry Blush 2008-30 at Clement's Paint in Austin Texas.

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2023: Raspberry Blush 2008-30

October 12, 2022 2 min read

Bold is BACK, baby! Benjamin Moore has made a brazen statement by choosing the charismatic Raspberry Blush 2008-30 as its 2023 Color of the Year.
Read More
Benjamin Moore Color Trends Rewind

Benjamin Moore Color Trends Rewind

October 04, 2022 2 min read

With Benjamin Moore’s 2023 Color of the Year being announced shortly, we’re traveling back in time for a blast from the past to look at 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.
Read More
Understanding The Paint Shortage

Understanding The Paint Shortage

February 24, 2022 2 min read

Curious about those empty shelves? Like most industries, Paint companies have been affected by the pandemic. However, many more factors have caused your favorite paint store to have bare shelves. Read on to discover why more than just the Covid pandemic has affected all the paint and manufacturing industries.
Read More


1 2 Next