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Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... don't want dark walls with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... light or dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're... wood with light colors may feel more cottagey than you're wanting. Here's a look... shades of wood and how they work for their space...."
What Goes With Dark Wood Floors?
Avoid a too-heavy look or losing your furniture in a sea of darkness with these pairing ideas for flooring in deep tones
"sea of darkness with these pairing ideas for flooring in deep tones... Dark wood floors can be incredibly chic and sophisticated, bringing richness and... space feel dark and heavy. If you’ve been wondering what to put with your dark floors... mixing dark wood floors with dark wood cabinetry and white painted cabinetry... http://www... ARTWORK This dark wood looks great with white cabinets. catgeers - I agree! Dark wood floors..."
11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"your wood trim and cabinets with the right shade of wall paint to bring out the... stained wood trim? I generally select neutral colors when I am painting a room with... natural wood details, whether cabinets or stain-grade trim. Greens, grays, whites and... and have dark cabinets and dark wood trim....but everything I see has white trim.... all the wood. I have Dark Wood Trim and Fooling around with Worldly Gray.. It's looking..."
Trim Color Tips: Get Your White Trim Right
Set off wood tones, highlight architectural features, go minimalist ... white trim is anything but standard when you know how to use it
"t off wood tones, highlight architectural features, go minimalist ... white trim... high-quality wood trim that's in good shape, and you like the look of it unpainted, consider... selecting a trim color; it's a relatively small detail, but I've seen many homeowners stress... paint your trim white, here are a few options that might spark an idea for your project... stairs were dark plum and wood floors were medium dark wood. It was lovely, sorry we had..."
Pro Finishing Secret: Aniline Dye for Wood
Deeper and richer than any stain, aniline dye gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish
"gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish... color to wood without masking its natural beauty. Is it for you? Read on to decide.... with a dark finish is that if they get chipped the natural wood shows thru, I'm guessing... dyeing woods that you first bleach out well with wood bleach. Also, materials like... powder wood dyes, and sometimes liquid wood dyes. I apologize, but I have to respectfully... other wood dye types." True aniline dye is no longer used, and almost all wood..."
Knotty to Nice: Painted Wood Paneling Lightens a Room's Look
Children ran from the scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and style travesties to rest
"scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and... few. The dark and dated knotty pine paneling in my spare room was not on that list.... Wood paneling is fine for some, but this particular paneling was causing an issue... from the wood. Even though this was not a permanent playroom, I needed for my children... beams dark but paint the bookcases, wood ceiling, and all of the window trim. Some..."
Your Perfect Bedroom: Calm and Airy or Moody and Dark?
"Light-to-Dark Bedrooms and See Which One's for You... decorative trim. It's definitely going to take some work to turn it into a space I will... moody and dark? Through those words alone, the answer may seem obvious. But when I... look at dark bedrooms, something pulls me in and I am back at square one. In an effort... like med dark and cozy. Two walls, med wood tone, other walls med/dark green, floors... them with dark woods, creamy white trim, and vibrant colorful accents and i'm home. I..."
Add a Metallic Edge with Nailhead Trim
"upholstery, wood furniture, doors and more... nailhead trim, a classic detailing technique. Sure enough, it has made its presence... Nailhead trim accents pieces with an urban, edgy flair, lending a masculine touch to... nail-head trim to existing upholstered pieces without too much trouble. If you’re thinking... metallic trim to your upholstery or accessories, check out the following ideas.... nailhead trim gives this antique sofa a unique attitude. You can make nailhead trim..."
9 Ways to Use Rich, Dark Paint
"charcoal, dark chocolate — can bring out your home's best details... using dark colors. I'm talking about navy, dark chocolate, black, charcoal — all... Love the dark colors.......I just redecorated my dining room and used dark green above... shutters, the wood floors, white bed linens, etc. pop! I love the dark walls, my dining room... a very dark charcoal (with a navy undertone) the white trim and contemporary art really..."
Dark Curtains See the Light
For a cozy feel or a visual trick for ceilings and windows, dark, moody curtains and drapery treatments have a bright outlook
"windows, dark, moody curtains and drapery treatments have a bright outlook... First, dark-colored curtains work best against light walls. Dark walls plus dark curtains... solid dark panel, try a printed fabric that comes across as mostly dark but includes... about dark curtains. They can lend a sense of drama, contrast and elegance to a room... oppressive. Dark curtains work well with warm white, cream, gray, light tan and even smoky..."
Painting Rooms with Dark Colors
"painted very dark colors – I’m talking dark, as in chocolate, eggplant or black. Could you... really dark color. I would do it just for the thrill of accenting the space with dynamic... with a dark-chocolate brown powder room. It was the 70s and the art in the powder... kept the dark wood accents. I think that the key to a dark room is to have a balance... ceilings and trim. Dark wood floors. Now that it is done- even the painter commented how..."
Design Trends: Plunging Into Deep Dark Walls
"to go dark? It can be daunting to hit the paint store and pick something in charcoal... into your dark room, and how the color will work with those rooms and their color palettes... moss - a dark, dark brownish green. It looks fantastic with a dark wood bed frame and... be too dark? Love, Amanda Just painted my room dark gray, cream trim. Going with... about dark painted rooms, they look spectacular with contrasting prints, trim, rugs..."
Explore the Art of Light and Dark in Design
Play with dramatic contrast, the art of chiaroscuro, to add depth and interest to your architecture and interiors
"use of dark" on the floors and ceiling. We have the dark floor, but should we paint... I love dark/light contrast - I think it adds drama without too much DRAMA. Yet, I... ceiling a dark color? I have a black ceramic floor in my kitchen considering white cabinets... se-in-Dark-and-Light-contemporary-staircase-calgary A fine, thought-provoking article... thinking wood panelled. It looks as if you could paint just the portion above the sitting..."
Dark Exterior, Light Interior: 6 Homes That Celebrate Contrast
They claim the best of both worlds and have a distinct wow factor. See if any of these high-contrast homes light a spark of curiosity
"in the dark let our imaginations take hold. Dark exteriors allow the same to occur... houses with dark exteriors lately. Some have been made with the shou-sugi-ban technique... results in a dark exterior. Others resemble stealth aircraft, removing detail in favor of... total darkness. As has been explored elsewhere on Houzz, black and coal-gray exteriors... I love dark exteriors on homes. Trees and greenery really pop too. I love the dark..."
Dark and Regal Kitchen Designs
Black cabinets, islands and richly textured backsplashes bring surprise and sophistication to the kitchen
"prefer dark finishes in their kitchens. Bright and sunny spaces are welcoming, light... light and dark elements, which gives homeowners the best of both worlds. Feast your... to use dark finishes. More: High-Contrast Kitchens for Every Style... Love the dark metal sink. We use a lot of copper and zinc in our projects and these... I love dark cabinets....our new kitchen is warm and cozy feeling with the black coffee..."