In this month’s Handy Guide, Jura Koncius reports on how to buy paint. Using testers, selecting the right sheen and finding a high-quality brush are just some of the tips she gathered from experts.
She asked Bill Thornton, owner of Potomac Paint & Design Centers in Alexandria, Arlington and Chantilly, to choose three of his favorite new paint products. One of them is a color by Ralph Lauren called Monticello Yellow, named after the dining room at Thomas Jefferson's home.
It was recently discovered that he had painted the room this egg yolk yellow.
We’d like to know:
If so, which room would you paint this color?