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Palatable Palettes: 8 Great Kitchen Color Schemes
Warm and appetizing or cool and relaxing? These 8 paint palettes can help you choose the best colors for your kitchen
"the best colors for your kitchen... single color work in your home — it's all in how other colors and materials are i... no bad colors, just bad color combinations," said one of my interior design mentors... delightfully colorful kitchens on Houzz, along with examples of color palettes inspired... seen that color used in ways that were quite beautiful. It's definitely possible to make... cohesive color palette? Spend a few minutes browsing through the thousands of kitchens..."
Guest Picks: Colorful Home Accents for Fall
These color-rich kitchenware pieces, pillows and other accessories will brighten your home for the new season
"brighten your home for the new season... These color-rich kitchenware pieces, pillows and other accessories will brighten... my top colorful home accessories in the early fall catalogs. I'd be lying if I said... for your home. Again, thanks for the article. Yes! It is almost September and I cannot... interesting colors and it's given me a number of ideas. Really like the colorful cushions... very best colors of any season, and the beautiful leaves turning beautiful colors is..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"to your home better than a bold, beautiful color on the front door. Many people have... Houzz homes with delightfully colorful front doors, along with potential palettes... a fun color to paint the door, but don't know what to do with the rest of the exterior... with bold colors is to limit them to elements you really want to stand out, which makes... vibrant color. Then select supporting hues for the rest of the house that don't try..."
White Delights on Home Exteriors of All Styles
You can't go wrong looking on the bright side for a home's exterior — white exteriors like these have been succeeding for hundreds of years
"for a home's exterior — white exteriors like these have been succeeding for hundreds... , the color white has been used with great success on home exteriors. What is remarkable... so many home styles. While it may not be appropriate for many late-19th-century homes... is the color we associate with purity and innocence. But beyond this symbolism, it... to the colors found in nature, whether it's the blue sky or the greens, browns and..."
My Houzz: Resisting Restraint in a Tampa Townhouse
An antiques dealer shows how ‘overdoing’ it with color and global collections can create an enormously personal look
"it with color and global collections can create an enormously personal look... bought her home, antiques dealer and pharmaceutical representative Charlsie Shine was... own the home she’d been smitten with years earlier. “I fell in love with the open floor... shares the home with partner Lanny Tucker. “It is like having a slice of old Florida right... art and color to give the 1980s townhome a much-needed makeover. She replaced windows..."
Modern Architecture Brings Fall Color Home
Reds and oranges aren't just for seasonal accessories — these modern home exteriors and interior designs show autumn color year-round
"modern home exteriors and interior designs show autumn color year-round... yet warm colors, these houses add year-round color to their environments.... changing color before they fall to the ground. Greens give way to oranges, reds and... these color for exteriors. Do you have the color for the "Barn" Thanks! Great c... combination of colors in the Balance Associates picutre. Lucianna - The second project? Whatever..."
Loving Color: 5 Ways to Decorate With Paint Chips
"which color to use is another story. Even if you have the shade and hue narrowed... which color is just right. After all is said and done, odds are you have more than... these colorful pieces of paper! The shape and gradation make these leftovers perfect... several colorful DIYs around the house. These 5 bloggers came up with their own clever... for her home. I'm sharing this story as a way to get the multi-colored look of paint..."
My Houzz: Colorful Victorian in San Luis Obispo
A newlywed couple in Southern California mixes new with old, letting their love and creativity bloom in a Victorian rental
"modern and colorful home. Houzz at Glance Who lives here: Kenneth and Ashley Channer... late-1800s home, a rental in sunny San Luis Obispo, California. Both medical professionals... title of "colorful" describing a home and I see all beige or white walls with just a... love this home! Why is this posted? So many design flaws I can't even begin to name.... being at home with you." Love it, especially since they are using all my favorite stores..."
Best Uses for the Boho Blue Color of 2015
"Paints’ Color of the Year is a bold bohemian blue best used in small doses... paint color consultation, and at one point we found ourselves sitting on the stairs... find the color in the paint fan deck I had with me, but then she suddenly pointed to... Paints’ Color of the Year for 2015 and realized it was the exact hue my client wanted... seeing this color popping up everywhere, from accent walls to winter clothing to decorative..."
My Houzz: Small, Vivid Island Home in Washington
A family guest home on Vashon Island becomes a primary dwelling with salvaged materials, efficient space planning and thoughtful details
"guest home on Vashon Island becomes a primary dwelling with salvaged materials, efficient... little home on Washington state's Vashon Island lives up to its festive and colorful... small-home solutions all combine in this cozy Northwest cottage. The owners, a... tiny-home ideas, minimizing redundancy and creating character. The Salsa House is... custom home is perfect. I love the colors and the use of wood. The railing from branches..."
Color Magic: Tap Into Psychology to Better Use Blue at Home
OK, it's backed more by science than magic. But see how expert research can help you create powerful, even bewitching, interior effects
"loved color — and at how to use it in our homes.... popular color for 2013. The color that's cited most often as a favorite, blue represents... at what color experts, psychologists and cultural references can tell us about this-much... staging your home for sale in the most bland, uninspiring colors possible. Three homes ago... their homes based on what other people think rather than being bold and color their homes..."
My Houzz: Lively Color Animates a Traditional Aussie Home
"countryside home in Australia’s Southern Highlands. With their two young daughters growing... style home set on a landscaped half acre would be the ideal place.... owners. Home, an amazing Home. I love this home,best I've ever seen. I want to live... house says HOME! What a lovely home wanna be mine What a lovely home, full of character... Beth's home. Iuhoz I LoVe this home!! So colourful, fun & full of life!! Fantastic..."
My Houzz: Fitness and Color Pump Up a Dallas Home
"her work home with a fitness studio amid rooms energized with color and charm... throughout the home. Dubuclet built her home from the ground up with the assistance of... Dallas home. Eclectic art meets traditional architecture with an unapologetic use... Custom Homes. However, when construction ended in 2011, Dubuclet found herself at... dream home, Dubuclet became a personal trainer and turned her house into a new fitness..."
Houzz Tour: Colorful, Casual Hawaiian Vacation Home
Cheerful colors combine happily with comfortable island-appropriate furnishings in this tropical-style home on Maui
"erful colors combine happily with comfortable island-appropriate furnishings in this... relaxing home for them to retreat to. Younger worked from Los Angeles, hiring a team... created a home that emanates island life while still feeling comfortable for a couple... green color palette come together in this cheerful tropical getaway for a busy California... tropical home; especially in the caribbean . Designers must keep in mind our homes are..."
Houzz Tour: Colorful Quirkiness in an Irish Home
It may match its neighbors outside, but this semidetached home surprises inside with bright colors, bold patterns and eclectic accessories
"semidetached home surprises inside with bright colors, bold patterns and eclectic accessories... quirky home — one that strayed far from the all-beige interiors, leather sofas and... wanting a home that felt creative and inspiring. Although their house blends well from... beautiful home. Home is where you live and it's about you and these homeowners did a... in this home! It's refreshing to see color splashed on walls, furniture, art, floor..."