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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
"a trim color; it's a relatively small detail, but I've seen many homeowners stress... 'cool colors' photo. It really brings the beauty of these colors out. Great Ideabook... softened the color. I highly recommend the SW historical colors collection--maddening they... complimentary color. I added a light pinkish/brown color to the inside of the frames of... the colors in our home pop. My understanding is that it is the color that Pottery..."
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
"ucing color. One caveat about using blue in the kitchen: We humans have evolved... e the color into your own kitchen.... afraid of color. If your cabinets are wood and you grow tired of the color, you can always... Moore color #1474 Rushing River with walnut glaze.) The color works great with the... another color I couldn't stand in a kitchen...strange how color can really affect people... minus the color blue... Indigo blue was the color I dreamed of when we designed our new..."
My Houzz: Eye Candy Colors Fill an 1800s New Orleans Victorian
Take your fill of teal and pink patent leather, shots of chartreuse and vibrant artwork spanning the rainbow
"brant color and playful personality shine throughout this 1800s New Orleans Victorian... home with colorful local artwork, eclectic furniture and timeless heirlooms to suit their... pops of color in every room of the house!!!! Can you tell me the color or finish of... greyish" color. All of the homes I see with that type of accent color have very neutral... texture, color, calm, and interest. A real treasure! Thanks for sharing. I love this..."
9 Fashionably Cool Living Room Color Palettes
"interiors — colors on the cool side of the spectrum, like vibrant greens, bold blues, lush... passing color trend. I always encourage clients to go for low-intensity neutrals for... stick to colors you love, you'll want them around for a good long while. Check out... sample color palettes inspired by each space.... warmer colors - they are more inviting. I'd love to see some color pallettes for... The color scheme is gorgeous. I love the idea of cool colors but I find that blues..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Red in the Bath
Rev up your space and flatter all skin tones with bold, beautiful red on bathroom walls, floors and fixtures
"flattering color for all skin tones. The owner might be hoping that looking good in the... tricky color to pull off in a small space that gets little light, as is the case in... Warm colors tend to advance, so a red bathroom will feel smaller and more closed... paint colors and a selection of ravishing and inspiring red bathrooms.... muxed color Benjamin Moore latex. The color was mixed based on the color of our couch..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Black in the Bath
"unconventional color choice for a dominant color. Making it work in a bathroom can be extremely... paint colors to try in your own space.... choose colors for accent colors.. check out the Color 911 app. It is instant help... complimentary colour I want given the neutral background - at the moment that colour is orange... help with color & fun to use! Color911.com Chose Valspar's "Cracked Pepper" for the... variety of colourful towels is give a punch of colour. @mumof2 Hi Helen, the shower is..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Yellow in the Kitchen
Perk up your kitchen with a burst of Pineapple Delight or a dollop of Top Banana on the walls, cabinets or countertops
"excellent color choice for the kitchen. Since yellow reflects a large amount of visible... other colors, it's best to limit brighter shades of this attention-getting hue to... pop of color to floor to ceiling? Every color can be great when done nicely and... unappetizing colors in kitchens and dining rooms...yellow is always a good color for a kitchen... tweek the color just a bit but finally had a beautiful color that works well in our kitchen..."
Tangerine Tango: 4 Ways to Use Pantone's Color of the Year
"authority on color identification, today announced its much-anticipated Color of the Year... this bold color, there are plenty of simple tips to integrate Tangerine Tango into your... beautiful color back in vogue! Drat - my living room was this colour six years ago! LOVE... LOVE this color & the fact that in 2012 BIG COLOR will pull us out of the economic recession... - use colors I actually like and feel good with. I've always loved that color, but..."
Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls
Let your favorite hues loose without skirting your lease, with these room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes
"is for color lovers who need alternatives to painting the walls. Even if your landlord... vibrantly colorful and utterly you. Check out these ideas and inspiration to fill every... Cheerful colors can be so invigorating! Soothing colors can create a nice haven after... -bold-colors-with.html I used to hang large, colorful Indian bedspreads on the walls—... afraid of color on the walls. Adding color with throws, furniture and folk art is more..."
Pretty Pink Color Schemes, Subtle to Sensational
How do we love pink? Let us count the ways: soft, sassy, with chartreuse and electric blue and, yes, even red ...
"just a color; it’s an attitude!” — Miley Cyrus “I believe in pink.” — Audrey Hepburn... it as a color scheme. But before you run to the nearest paint store, let me recommend... and what colors to use with it.... the lamp color on the chair seat. I would also add a slightly more colorful accent pillow... to the color pink! As an artis of colorful, modern paintings I have to confess that... use this color a lot. Aware and even unaware. The color pink gives happiness, honesty..."
Color Feast: When to Use Purple in the Dining Room
"unusual color choice for a dining room — a room that is traditionally wrapped in warmer... warmer colors to stimulate our appetites. But I think since purple is so unexpected... other colors or elements in the room to add warmth or shimmer. Below you'll find... "learning" color. Is that true? I think it IS a good learning colour, Houzz has an article... these colors go up! amy, what color muted green are you painting this family room..."
An Architect's Guide to Color
Color is beckoning this season, and one architect is heeding the call with variations on his favorite color to tempt your house's palette
"Color is beckoning this season, and one architect is heeding the call with variations... favorite color to tempt your house's palette... selecting a color can be difficult. Fortunately I've developed a handy color chart.... muted colors, but they were colors. When I show them to the architect, he shook... different color but cabinets and trim still a shade of white. I can´t see any color... billion colors (64 times the colors supported by traditional LCDs) however I can't..."
Case Study: Turn Your Wall Colors Into Art
"creative color blocking that complements your architecture... needed color — lots of it. The homeowners loved traveling, pop art and vibrant color... technique: color-blocked walls. Using a custom Peruvian blanket sofa and bright Moroccan... contrasting colors and varying shades of red to make each space unique yet still part of... cut yet colorful. The picture that shows the cream colored chair on the colorful rug..."
Dreaming in Color: 8 Gorgeously Green Bedrooms
Bring in a bold splash of watery blue-green or a slice of soft celery for a colorful yet sleep-friendly sanctuary
"for a colorful yet sleep-friendly sanctuary... bedroom color that is de-stressing and calming, or you want some assistance bounding... paint colors for bedrooms along with eight beautiful bedrooms on Houzz that wear... other colors also. We love the green in the house. What color green is it in the... have on colours. To rush and use a specific colour from a photo can be very disappointing... green color. Now, one small correction. This should be in the Bedroom category and..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Pink in the Bath
Even a sophisticated master bath deserves a rosy outlook. Here's how to do pink with a grown-up edge
"of the color in bathrooms, and they've given me a new appreciation for the striking... raspberry color can look supersophisticated in a master or guest bathroom. If you pair... looking for color inspiration, I suggest the Color911 app (at Color911.com) which will... great color themes using pink. By using a color theme as your guide you can find... of the colors of your room, from walls to accent colors to furniture. You can choose..."