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Woodipedia: Make a Solid Choice With Oak
Forget those low-end products of old. Red and white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive
"white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive... But oak is versatile and packed with potential. It's also relatively inexpensive... white oak have a strange history of being some of the most prized and reviled domestic... "honey oak" or "golden oak" or "cathedral oak" cabinets found in so many tract homes... 1980's home with oak everywhere, an oak kitchen, built-ins, staircase, baseboards, study..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Brown
It's all over nature and the decorating world too. From light latte to dark walnut, there's a brown for everyone
"great with bright white. Brown also looks good with aqua, teal, light blues, oranges... ones. Brown is a mix of orange, red, rose or yellow with black or gray. In value... to add brown to a room is by using natural wood. Darker browns always look great... Browns are an extremely popular decorating choice. They're rich and neutral and warm... work well with royal blues or purples (but every rule has exceptions). Here are 14..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Red in the Kitchen
Candy Apple Red, Red Licorice and more for your kitchen walls, cabinets or island? The color choices are as delicious as they sound
"walls, cabinets or island? The color choices are as delicious as they sound... will work with other colors and materials in your kitchen.... like the cabinets with red paint, thinking to paint my cabinet with red too thanks for... goes well with the honey oak cabinets we will be installing! Benjamin Moore Confederate... counters with craftsman hickory cabinets. I love spending time in a kitchen with red... stained oak cabinet that I plan to mix w/the white contemporary cabinets. One color..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Black in the Kitchen
Consider sampling Caviar or Cracked Pepper on your kitchen walls or cabinets for richness and impact
"walls or cabinets for richness and impact... along with tips on how to work with black in the kitchen.... there with way more pairs of black shoes in my closet than there are days of the... stuck with 1980's oak cabinets and although the charcoal doesn't play down the orange... walls with maple cabinets and grey counters with black flecks (Corian). It is neither... island with a white countertop and is contrasted by white kitchen cabinets with a..."
Stress Less With Distressed Cabinets
Stop worrying over every little nick and chip. Intentionally aged cabinets give the kitchen or laundry room a relaxed, timeworn look
"aged cabinets give the kitchen or laundry room a relaxed, timeworn look... to the cabinets in your home, distressing is for you. Distressing a cabinet is the... start with a few layers of paint, then add a spatter of glaze in areas where wear... hitting with a chain to reveal colors below; this creates the look of a piece that... sealing with polyurethane ensures that your wood looks perfectly distressed for years..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Gray in the Kitchen
Try out Trout or shake up some Martini Shaker gray for a neutral-based kitchen that whispers of sophistication
"working with it is to pair it with a warm material, such as wood, or a contrasting... someplace with year-round cool, overcast and rainy days, but it's an excellent color... neutral gray with warmer undertones. It goes beautifully with Torquay cambria counters... warmed up with rift cut white oak accent cabinets. And Pewter Grey Lacquer doors for... boring brown cabinets to grey. Irene, Your Kitchen will look SO good with Gray cabinets..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use White in the Kitchen
Make sure your snowy walls, cabinets and counters don't feel cold while you're riding white's popularity peak
"walls, cabinets and counters don't feel cold while you're riding white's popularity... along with a few of my favorite white paints, inspire you.... do your cabinets mrsobbs. (I am a designer at a cabinet showroom). We agree with Dura... even if with very subtle muted colors - with the white cabinets. It would depend on... honey oak cabinets now. I have a red and white oak dining table. After almost 23... sit well with the white shaker cabinets I plan to install in the near future with an..."
Beige to Almost Black: How to Pick the Right Brown
"Your Home With Paint the Color of Lattes, Espresso and Chocolate... go well with just about any other color, and they have a natural, organic quality that... beige and brown paint in favor of gray, these colors are still mainstays for those who... the best brown paint color, from beige to almost black. More paint color guides... shade of brown should I use in the basement? The doors and trim are a golden oak.... horizontal with a color that I need help with. Thank you friends. I want to paint my white..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Charcoal Gray
The most modern neutral, charcoal gray looks great in dining rooms, living rooms and even nurseries. Here's how to use it best
"pinkish or brown and may have yellow tones. Charcoal off-grays have very subtle differences... well in with natural materials like wood, marble and greenery.... maple cabinets with a black granite countertop with flecks of silver and gray in... custom cabinets! with a much paler grey on walls. Great inspiration! Like others... small hall with contrasting colors We have the "high gloss grey" cabinets from IKEA and..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Beige
If you yawn and dismiss it, you're missing out on beige's infinite subtleties and the possibilities it brings to room designs
"default, with no real thought about tone, hue, value and what other colors might look... great with it. It's slapped on cheap apartments and homes about to be put on the... nearly brown to very pale cream. It can have warm yellow undertones or pink undertones... great with teals, turquoises and other yellow-blues. True red looks vivid and elegant... work with bright white trim; nothing looks crisper or more traditional than this..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Light Gray
The hottest new neutral can be cool or warm, formal or casual, and feminine or masculine. Talk about versatile
"wonderful with bright whites in formal rooms and with blues and beiges. You can treat... yellow or brown undertones. Cool grays have a blue undertone. The ubiquitous "greige"... warm gray with blues. These examples show a variety of mash-ups that work and illustrate... work well with the warmer grays (that have more brown in them). Sometimes I use these... not too brown or too green! " Pure" Perfection with white trim, in almost any room..."
8 Great Kitchen Cabinet Color Palettes
"yours with painted cabinetry. Here's how (and what) to paint them... ally. With custom-painted fronts, nobody will know your cabinets came from a big... kitchens with gorgeous painted cabinets to inspire you — plus 8 examples of color and... and your cabinets are in good shape, painting them can be a smart way to go. Another... install new cabinet boxes (or "carcasses," as I've heard them called fondly) from a retailer..."
8 Tiny Bathrooms With Big Personalities
Small wonders are challenging to pull off in bathroom design, but these 8 complete baths do it with as much grace as practicality
"do it with as much grace as practicality... contrast with today's trend toward the bathroom as a spa experience. Here's the thing:... still live with these little baths. Some, such as those who espouse the tiny house movement... complete with a sink, toilet, shower and/or tub. If you have a tiny bath, we'd love... compare with a small, well designed one! With our 100 year old home I used to envy... bath is with a high personality tile color or pattern, as in this case, with a blue-green..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Blue in the Kitchen
Keep your cool. We show you when to nosh around navy or try a taste of turquoise so you can stay relaxed while finishing your kitchen
"kitchen with blue. Whether you opt for a fun watery turquoise or a more formal deep... style oak cabinets) we moved to open concept with ocean colours glass brick backsplash... Royal blue with white cabinets. When we replaced the cabinets and went wood I switched... past fall with coordinating sea foam walls... Really soothing and fresh with stainless... accents with white cabinets. Really brightened up the place. The walls were burgundy..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Black
Take a walk on the dark side — your home has nothing to fear with this color when you know how to use it
"to fear with this color when you know how to use it... associated with death, fear, mourning and evil. But whatever your associations — from... blacks with green undertones or purple undertones or blue undertones. There are very... always with color, is knowing which black to use and where to use it. Here are examples... mean. The cabinets in the kitchen were the dated pickled Oak builder's cabinets and her... to put with them. We have gone with interior black doors in a semi gloss and exterior..."