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Renovation Material: Cerused Oak
This traditional material adds welcome texture to the sleek surfaces of modern furniture, cabinetry and more
"porous woods. When applied to a wood such as oak, the white pigment fills and reveals... Cerused oak is staging a comeback, and I couldn't be more excited. Dating way back... of the wood's finish. Known in Europe as limed oak, the material has recently been... 1500s, ceruse (white lead) was originally used in cosmetics, until furniture makers... comeback? Ceruse is back in the house and Britney Spears is an X Factor judge? It's a..."
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
"natural woods. But, of course, there are no fast rues. A cool gray can be the perfect... offset wood, and you are more than welcome to mix a warm gray with blues. These... neutral gray. What we see are infinite shades of warm and cool grays. Warm grays have yellow... Cool grays have a blue undertone. The ubiquitous "greige" is a very warm gray that... Light gray is this decade's trendiest neutral. It has replaced beige as the wall..."
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
"Shaker gray for a neutral-based kitchen that whispers of sophistication... such as wood, or a contrasting hot and bold hue, such as red, orange or yellow. A gray... gorgeous gray kitchens appearing on Houzz. Gray can appear austere and chilly compared... Gray is continuing its run as a popular neutral hue in homes. It's still a bit of... gray kitchen may not be the best choice if you live someplace with year-round cool..."
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
"charcoal gray looks great in dining rooms, living rooms and even nurseries. Here's how... materials like wood, marble and greenery.... True gray (or achromatic gray) is a mixture of black and white. It has equal values... Cool grays are noticeably blue, green or violet. Warm grays are noticeably pinkish... rcoal gray may be a neutral, but it's also a statement. It's bolder than its lighter... "Charcoal gray is the little black dress of decor. Dress it up, dress it down — it's..."
A Touch of Gray
"soothing. Gray works well with all kinds of wood, is lovely with silver and mirrors,... liking gray so much so I'm still learning what works. Have you used gray in your home... think of gray, I'd think of prison walls, or bad weather. However, I've been seeing... beautiful gray rooms on Houzz lately that the color has captured my attention. It's neutral... of the wood compliments the cool gray... gray does not equal cold and boring!: http://www..."
50 Shades of Gray
Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets. Tell us: Which paint shade possesses you?
"Gray is hotter than ever, thanks to a hit novel full of romance and dark secrets... Shades of Grey is flying off bookstore shelves, shades of gray paint are rocking sales... popular gray spaces to help you find the perfect gray. Whether you go light with Martha... Moore's Gray Horse or dark with James Hardie's Iron Gray, we guarantee you'll find... Christian Grey in a movie version? I'll take Gray Owl OC-52 by Benjamin Moore and Chris..."
Choosing Color: Give Me More Gray Days
"On the Grays for a Sophisticated Look in Any Room... enough of gray. Whatever shade, warm or cool, whatever mood I am in. Gray is still one... "Pale Oak" on those walls, to the kitchen Sherwin Williams "Gray Matters"...and all are... light wood pop, and a dusty blue grey in our master is very relaxing. Pantone may... european oak. Any suggestions? Thank you. holy cow - so beautiful and i never would... do live gray. My own home has about 5 different paint shades of gray and a least one..."
Obsessed With Gray in the Kitchen
"shades of gray. The beauty of gray is that it looks great in both paint and so many other... using gray in its many different forms. Most home owners are hesitant to use this... that gray is a "cold" color. However, in my obsession I've been working diligently... textures. Gray can be one of the best neutrals because it works with nearly every other... to use gray in your kitchen without making the space cold or uninviting. You'll see..."
Choosing Paint: How To Pick the Right Gray
"rap. Gray has not only replaced beige as being the "It" neutral, but grays are now... Gray has certainly undergone a radical transformation in the past few years — in... longer is gray only associated with dreary days, serious attire and a gloomy outlook... great gray paint color for your space. More: How to Find the Right White... the deep gray with the light colored wood. Very pretty combo! Oh its soo nice to..."
A Great Color Combination: Green Meets Gray
"into a gray interior falls in this category. In fact, it took quite of bit of searching... in the gray color scheme is in the form of plants! Introducing green into a gray... mango wood...dark.) BEWARE..... Alot of greys will look blue once its on a wall!... "Pale Oak". I have swatches all over my living room in our new house and am about... anybody have grey/gray favorites? For the best advice on the color gray, including paint..."
Color Combos: Gray and Beige
"such as gray and beige together can feel unnatural. Perhaps it's the idea that you... assured that gray and beige, tan or brown can coexist peacefully just as they do in nature... find this grey / beige combo but the greys I have found all look greenish or taupe.... LIGHT GRAY HOME, COULD I USE A BEIGE TRIM? Can anyone tell me the grey and brown... combines gray with and warm earth tones with gray stained cabinetry... http://www.houzz..."
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... white oak have a strange history of being some of the most prized and reviled domestic... way the wood was milled by the sawyer, matched by a craftsperson and ultimately finished... But oak is versatile and packed with potential. It's also relatively inexpensive... white oak trend. MS Colours Inc. - would love to see a pic of a cerused oak floor..."
Dreaming in Color: 5 Fab Not-Beige Bedroom Neutrals
Go soothing without slipping into yawn territory, with purples, blue-grays and more on bedroom walls
"blue-grays and more on bedroom walls... doing a grey wood or laminate flooring. Would grey walls be too much? What other colors... hint of grey in the white keeps it cool and works beautifully with solid oak floors... European oak. Benches white/grey caesarstone. Any thoughts? How dark would you go?... trim. The wood element changes a look so much that colored paint can act as a distraction... on the wood color. There was an ideabook on this topic a number of months ago. I..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood with light colors... dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're able... shades of wood and how they work for their space.... white oak, five inch planks. Love oak, generally warm stain like English Oak by Sherwin..."
10 Ways to Make Your Neutral Palette Shine
"beige and gray with a rich combination of texture, shape and pattern... up the wood tones of the new white oak floors. We are very happy with the soft pleasing... in the woods, our house has many large windows. Every view is beautiful. Who can fight... 'beiges' and grays. Actually with the current focus on gray, it's a perfect time to try... Spectrum gray colors from Ellen Kennon and EcoHues. Carol -- Beautiful photos! To anyone..."