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Deck Staining and Paint Ideas

Deck Staining and Paint Ideas

We’ve found another terrific page of the Benjamin Moore website that you guys need to explore! With Spring finally here and all of that snow gone (phew*) you may be starting to get ready to re-stain your deck. There’s so many tips and great ideas you’ll be able to...

Vinyl Siding

Vinyl Siding

Bottom Line: “YES YOU CAN PAINT VINYL SIDING.” Check out THIS great article from Benjamin Moore and stop by our store here in East Aurora to learn the best ways to go about painting vinyl siding. If you’ve been looking to change the look of your home from the outside...

10 Indoor Painting Tips

10 Indoor Painting Tips

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just getting started do-it-yourselfer THIS ARTICLE has got many useful suggestions on how to best paint the interior of your home. In the article you’ll learn how to be consistent in your color and its application.  As always,...

Things to do around East Aurora this Summer

Things to do around East Aurora this Summer

What are you most looking forward to doing in East Aurora this Spring? We love our town and the many quaint things offered here. We found a great list by Trip Advisor on 15 of the best things to do in East Aurora. Best of all, these outings remain open to the public...

Exterior Painting Projects

Exterior Painting Projects

With the advent of Spring on our doorsteps this April, we at Aurora Paint Pot thought it would be beneficial to our customers to supply an exterior painting inspiration guide. THIS LINK, provided by Benjamin Moore offers a wide variety of creative ideas to help you...

Wooster Brushes

Wooster Brushes

Once you’ve selected your colors and paint the last thing you’ll need to get started on your project is a brush. Here at Aurora Paint Pot we carry Wooster Brushes which are great for every type of situation. With many options to choose from, we found this helpful...

Kitchen Cabinet Project

Kitchen Cabinet Project

Refinishing your kitchen cabinets can be one of the simplest and most cost effective improvements to modify your home. You can create a trendy interior with a pop of color against a stark white backdrop. Check out this video below to see a kitchen transformation using...

East Aurora Bee Article

East Aurora Bee Article

“People are loyal here, to their stores, their contractors, to all the village merchants” - Mike Wlostowski, co-owner.  We’re so proud to have been featured in the East Aurora Bee. You can read the full article HERE. We hope to continually be a part of East Aurora...

Wood Finishing here at Aurora Paint Pot

Wood Finishing here at Aurora Paint Pot

Here at Aurora Paint Pot we carry a wide variety of wood staining and finishing products. If you have wood floors, doors, and even ceilings we have some of the best products in stock at affordable prices. Stop on by to pick them up for your next project today.  We...

“Color a Room” Feature

“Color a Room” Feature

If you’re having difficulty imagining just how well certain colors will go together look no further! Benjamin Moore’s “Color a Room” tool is an easy free to use feature on their website. Choose from a variety of stock images that most closely resemble your space and...

Painting Doors

Painting Doors

With Spring just around the corner, now may be a good time to get a fresh coat of paint on your front door. Semi-gloss paints are recommended for door painting, but there are other options as well. A well-painted door can be a striking accent piece to the front of any...

500+ Shades of Green!

500+ Shades of Green!

From Mohegan Sage to Ming Jade, our paint supplier, Benjamin Moore has a plethora of options when it comes to picking out a shade of green. Green is considered a lively accent and an incredibly versatile color choice when it comes to decorating a room. You can use...

The Psychology of Color

The Psychology of Color

“Every time you walk into a room, color impacts how you feel.” - Benjamin Moore This article is a quick and enjoyable read breaking down the basics of color psychology. By understanding how color influences your overall mood when entering a space, you can learn the...

Regal, Yet Trendy Room

Regal, Yet Trendy Room

This month we used Benjamin Moore’s “Color a Room” feature to create this cozy city space. The striking Cabana Green is the first thing your guests would notice when entering the room. Take a look at our 500+ Shades of Green! blog post for more color options. Green...

Color of the Year 2021

Color of the Year 2021

2021 will be a time for harmony, reflection, and serenity. Benjamin Moore’s headlining Color of the Year is Aegean Teal. This blend of blue-green and gray serves as a relaxing foundation to any room. Alongside Aegean Teal is a host of 11 other natural, sun-baked hues....

500+ Shades of Red!

500+ Shades of Red!

A bold and intimidating color choice for most. If you go with a painting project that requires red fear not! CLICK HERE to view over 500 different types of the striking color. From light pinks and salmons to darker mauves and deep burgundies, you can rest assured...

Paint a Relaxing Interior

Paint a Relaxing Interior

Transform the mood of your bedroom or bathroom into your own private spa. Calming and collected are the colors perfectly curated here by Benjamin Moore. You’ll find colors such as “Palest Pistachio,” “White Heron,” “Wish,” and “Iced Mauve.” Just the names alone have...

Choosing a Color Online

Choosing a Color Online

In an increasingly virtual world, customer experience is everything. That’s why we wanted to share with you several different online options for choosing a new color for your home. Our paint supplier, Benjamin Moore, has 7. That’s right, 7 different tools on their...

DIY Paint Projects

DIY Paint Projects

Here at Aurora Paint Pot in East Aurora, New York, we’ve got a team of knowledgable individuals when it comes to painting. Check out Benjamin Moore’s DIY Projects and Inspiration Page to spark your creativity this holiday season. From bathrooms and small spaces, to...

New Paint for your Bathroom?

New Paint for your Bathroom?

Bold, fresh, serenity. These are just a few of the moods you can pick from when choosing how to paint a small space such as a bathroom. On their site, Benjamin Moore offers ideas of inspiration to achieve that special look you may be trying to go for. You can come to...

500+ Shades of Blue!

500+ Shades of Blue!

Does the color blue catch your eye? Benjamin Moore, our paint supplier, has over 500+ shades of it! Blue is described as being one of the most calming, versatile, and palpable colors. With our color center, we’re equipped to make just the right shade for you. Stop on...

Color Center Coming Soon!

Color Center Coming Soon!

We’ve been working hard to get the Benjamin Moore color center up and running and are excited to debut it at our upcoming grand opening! You’ll love the multitude of options offered. Get started on your wish list with a little help from the Benjamin Moore “Personal...

New Ownership at Aurora Paint Pot

New Ownership at Aurora Paint Pot

Hello All! Just wanted to stop by and say we are under new ownership! Welcome to the all new Aurora Paint Pot Website. Please Pardon our dust as we are still under construction!We are working ‘round the clock to bring a dedicated customer service based paint shop to...