Meet the Member: Waters & Brown Paint and Decorating

Waters & Brown

Tim and Shaun Clarke, Waters & Brown Paint and Decorating

Tell us a bit about you and what you do?

Waters & Brown is a family-owned, independent retailer of the finest paints, wallcoverings, window treatments, and decorating products. We believe your home should be your favorite place in the world. It should reflect who you are and therefore, you shouldn’t have to settle on what it looks like. You should be in love with it. Waters & Brown is focused on making your dream home a reality. We’ll partner with you on any home improvement project you wish to take on. Our team has the expertise and product knowledge to recommend the best solution specific to each job. So no matter what your budget, timeline, or aspirations are, we will help you transform any living space into your home.

What part of your job would you consider creative, and why do you enjoy that part of what you do?

We have the privilege of bringing our clients' creative visions to life. We help our customers with design elements that vary from color selections to decorating products like custom window treatments and rugs.

How does your creative work contribute to the growth and stability of the Creative Economy?

Once our customers step out of the vanilla box, and under the guidance of Waters & Brown, they are in our creative sphere. We're here to help them foster and grow their creativity, and express themselves through design.

What’s your favorite part of running/managing a local business?

Our favorite part of owning a local business is the personal connections we've made with our customers and fellow business owners. It's rewarding feeling like we are part of community supporting and being supported by our neighbors.

What’s the one thing people would be surprised to learn about you our your business?

We can bring Waters & Brown to you! Waters & Brown does in-home color and design consultations. We can recommend products for a variety of applications, including interior and exterior painting, window treatments, and upholstery. We can even refer a contractor to complete the job.

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