need help with hall!!!!
Heidi Pole
July 2, 2013 in Design Dilemma
We have just moved in and as you can see from the photos, it's like walking into a dungeon!!!!! I really need some colour inspiration. It is currently a horrible dark lilac and is in the hall,stairs and!!!!!!!!!!!!
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I would go all white with different finishes. BM White Dove, (or maybe the white you have is fine, just put it all over in the different finishes.)matte on the walls, semi-gloss on the woodwork and gloss on the ceilings.

I can't see any ceiling lighting, but I am sure you have it somewhere. Find a ceiling flush mount fixture that shoots out beams…a crystal would be good. It will lighten up the ceilings so beautifully.
Calypso Ceiling Flush Mount by Crystorama
Caboche Ceiling Flush Mount by Foscarini
July 2, 2013 at 9:28AM     
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July 2, 2013 at 9:30AM     
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Yes a very dark hall...what about mirrors or mirror wall to reflect light and create illusion of more space. No dark colours in my opinion, as it is dreary!
July 2, 2013 at 9:35AM   
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Have you looked into solar tubes? Less expensive than skylights.
July 2, 2013 at 9:40AM   
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Heidi Pole
The only rooms I have decorated are my daughters. I love sage green and cream or soft grey and white but I'm not sure how it will look in this area. I also need a colour that will blend into the living room although I'm not sure what to do with the big feature wall. : / I normally have a good eye for colours but not in this house!!!
July 2, 2013 at 10:14AM   
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