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While the proper blue should be chosen based on your home's color palette, Benjamin Moore's Polar Sky is the perfect example of a classic Haint Blue.
Wall paint: Salisbury Green, Benjamin Moore;
Raindrop all Sherwin Williams 2nd from left
SW Reclining Green SW 6744
yolo colorhouse Water.06
Make a DIY silver screen. If you want an upgrade from the white sheet (and you have the space on an exterior wall) consider using screen paint. This product can transform any wall into an HD-projector-quality screen — use the outdoor version of this paint for your backyard theater, and it will stand up to the elements and greatly enhance picture quality.
Behr - Aqua Smoke
Benjamin Moore's Swiss Coffee is such a great, versatile color. When used in a dining room, it allows for the food and other elements to be the stars, but it still holds its own. It's also beautiful paired with wallpaper if you're considering an accent wall.
BM - Pale Oak
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. Choose classic wall colors. If you need to paint the walls, choose a color from a period-inspired palette. Use fresher, cleaner historic options, such as Benjamin Moore's Palladian Blue, Adams Gold or Georgian Green.
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Example palette: Modern doesn't have to be cold and sterile. Get the look of this cheery kitchen with (clockwise from top) Moonraker SW6701 and Snowbound SW7004 (both from Sherwin-Williams), and a carbonized strand woven bamboo floor.
I look forward to the day I get a client daring enough to go for black-painted cabinets! For a similar sophisticated look, try (clockwise from top) Beluga 770F-7 from Behr, with Daltile Veranda porcelain tile in Steel and a Brazilian walnut floor.
Turquoise remains a popular color for interiors. Try (clockwise from top) Reflecting Pool SW6486 and Slow Green SW6456 (both from Sherwin-Williams) with a warm, honey-stained oak floor.
Red stimulates our appetites, so it's a fantastic choice for the kitchen. Paired with a muted dark green, it has a modern rustic feel. Clockwise from top: Poppy 1315 and Turtle Green 2142-20 (both from Benjamin Moore) with reclaimed wood.
Clockwise from top: Crisp Ginger Ale GLY24 from Glidden pairs well with stainless steel finishes and a cherry-stained oak floor.
Clockwise from top: Autumn Blaze 2002-1A and Pink Burst 1003-1A (both from Valspar), with a carbonized vertical grain bamboo floor.
SW 6607 door
Ocher walls with exposed brick and terra-cotta tile floors fit right in in Mexico, Italy, Spain or California. It's a classic look.