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Avoid the Hype! Primers are still important.

Paint-n-Primer-in-One is a great name, but it’s not new. Diamond Vogel’s finishes have been applied directly to surfaces for years. All of our finish paints can be applied to existing coatings that are in good shape and properly prepared. They’ll look great and offer outstanding performance, but primers are still important.

Painting with Proper Proportions of Color

60:30:10 Rule

Paint color can transform and revitalize your home.  It can also be used to engage and create welcoming home environments.  One way to do this is with proper proportions of different hues and shades of color.

The 60:30:10 color theory is one of the basic rules to having a harmonious end result.

Diamond Vogel Trend Colors | Summer 2016

Every Home Tells a Story

Diamond Vogel Trend Colors | Spring 2016

Color for How You Live

2016 Pantone Color of the Year: Rose Quartz and Serenity


Source: Pantone

For the first time, Panetone’s Color of the Year 2016 brings together two shades -- Rose Quartz, a soft pink, and Serenity, a muted periwinkle-blue.

2016 Top Color Picks by Diamond Vogel

DV Top Color Picks

Turn a Closet into a Home Office

Diamond Vogel Trend Colors | Winter 2016

Simplify with a Relaxed Modern Style

Sneak Peek at 2016 Color Trends

From bold color to dusty, natural hues, we take an advance look at the gorgeous palettes predicted for 2016. Here’s your chance to get in on the frontend of these up-and-coming colors sure to evoke emotion and create stunning spaces.

Outdoor Decorating for Fall

Playroom Paint Colors


Source: Houzz

Top Paint Colors for Your Laundry Room


Source: Decor Pad