The purpose of repainting a house is to give the interiors a fresh look and enhance the aesthetic appeal of your decor, but the application of flat colors on your interior’s walls may not be enough to yield the needed look to your house as they will look blurred even after being painted. The best solution when one seeks to improve their house interiors is faux finishing, as it serves to give your interiors and the house walls a new look improving the aesthetics of the whole house. You will never lack options when considering faux finishes to apply on your home’s wall since you will have options in the form of color washes and Trompe L’oeil. Use of the faux finishes to enhance the beauty of your interiors is not only an easy way but also an effective one that will make your house look lively.
When you need faux finishing, you will need to consider color washes as they can give your walls aged appearance and also add depth. The old-look which comes with the color washes will only enhance the elegance of your foyer. The color wash technique involves the application of various coats on the surface, and the coats come with complementary hues, and afterward one will have to feather the coats using a dry brush. For one to obtain the great look that comes with color washes, they will need to use thin coats and also keep the paint wet for an extended duration which will be long enough to produce the results. It is advisable that when you are seeking to have color washes you seek the help of experts as they will suggest to you tones and glazes which can help increase the drying time and having an expert will see the color washes yield better results in comparison with the do it yourself jobs.
Trompe L’oeil is another type of faux finishing that you can apply in your house where it is popular due to its ability to give rooms life-like details as well as the ability to change the look of a two-dimension surface to a three-dimension surface. One can even use faux finishing to add fake architectural features such as columns, molding or even arches to your formal living look, entry way, kitchen or even the dining room. T obtain great faux finishing results; you will need to utilize the services of a real artist. Normal house painters may lack the skills to offer your faux finishing services but when you seek the services of experts, they will help add the luxury-look on your walls.
Before you settle on any painter you to add faux finishes to your home, check to ensure that they have expertise and also check on their past pictures to determine if they will suit your project.