Episode 292

Best Countertops, Steam Cleaning Salvation, and How to Decorate in Order

On Today's Episode

Village Custom Interiors: Which Countertop is Right for You? [00:00 - 13:34]

Dan and Hailey are joined by Darin DeHaan and Tara Ezinga from Village Custom Interiors to discuss the pros and cons of popular countertop materials for kitchens and bathrooms. 

Steam Cleaning Saved Me Again [13:34 - 19:00]

Hailey’s New Years Eve celebration almost ended in tragedy. Hear all about how a steam cleaner saved the day and why everyone could use a steamer. 

Paint Color Tips for New Builds [19:01 - 32:53]

Dan and Hailey discuss a recent color consultation and the tips everyone needs to know when picking paint colors. 

Order of decorating 

Paint color selection should come last

Make sure lighting is in place 

Start with Neutrals 

Makes sure you have samples of all of your finishes 

  • Flooring 
  • Cabinets 
  • Tile
  • Counter 
  • Upholstery 

Always Sample!

Tips to Follow When Asking for Decorating Advice [32:53 - 39:30]

Dan and Hailey discuss a quote they recently heard “before someone had an opinion you had a goal”. Asking for decoration advice can be tricky but there are a few tips that will help you navigate those waters without losing sight of your own goal.  

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The RepcoLite Home Improvement Show
RepcoLite's weekly radio show focusing on color, design, paint, and projects...as well as plumbing, roofing, yard care, flooring and more!

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Hailey Johnson