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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... those floors run the risk of making the space feel dark and heavy. If you’ve been... with your dark floors to bring out their best features, try these ideas.... work with dark wooden floors - as well. Having never had dark floors I had never given... break up a dark floor and very inexpensive if you DYI:) Dark floors make a room look smaller..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"don't want dark walls with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood... light or dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're... beautiful floors. Love the light wood laminate flooring. I am definitely a dark wood... drama with dark wood. Prefer dark only on vertical areas, horiz. floors and table tops... that dark flooring will make the room dark, but I thought it would be a sharp contrast..."
Come On Over To The Dark Side - Tips On Dark Kitchen Cabinetry!
"many hard/dark surfaces, so watch the distribution of dark cabinetry in large kitchens... balance of dark vs light elements. Be clear on the connection dark elements will have... Dark kitchen cabinetry, deep, rich hues ranging from beyond medium brown to black... spaces. Dark toned cabinetry has everything to do with lighting, both natural and indoor... truly want dark kitchen cabinetry? It's ok by me with one caveat - where possible, add..."
Your Perfect Bedroom: Calm and Airy or Moody and Dark?
"Light-to-Dark Bedrooms and See Which One's for You... 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... side, dark floor/furniture so opting for a light room is a change and makes it easier... heat. The floor is a polished hardwood floor to balance both styles. This is something... go dark was the rest of my home is very danish, limewashed floors and white walls..."
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... of the dark living room. I love the dark floors that actually have some shine to... Love the dark colors.......I just redecorated my dining room and used dark green above... the wood floors, white bed linens, etc. pop! I love the dark walls, my dining room is..."
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... ceiling a dark color? I have a black ceramic floor in my kitchen considering white cabinets... I love dark/light contrast - I think it adds drama without too much DRAMA. Yet, I... se-in-Dark-and-Light-contemporary-staircase-calgary A fine, thought-provoking article... ceiling a dark colour, and it would look great! Deedee.....I would not paint your ceiling..."
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... bedroom! So dark, so cool. Restful, yet also very sensual. I always want deep, dark colors... is very dark and I love it! The dark wall looks great with all the colorful pictures:..."
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..."
11 Ways to Create a Bright Space with Dark Furniture
"look of a dark sofa, bed or chair with the right backdrop of color and light... around dark furniture and feeling like there’s no way to achieve a bright space? Think... embrace your dark staple pieces, heed a few design tricks and accessories, and transform... see your dark furniture in an entirely new light.... dealing with dark colored furniture. Thanks this was very helpful,I have dark espresso leather... I have dark furniture to decorate with. My favorite picture was of the lime green..."
Wallpaper for Dark and Dreamy Bedrooms
"luxe with dark, shimmering color and texture on the wall... room a dark color can be scary, but using a dark wallpaper is even more frightening... installing dark wallpaper in your bedroom. The combination of a deep color and texture... Create a dark and dreamy bedroom where you can wind down in style.... to like dark rooms! I'm not either, I just love the atmosphere it creates. DARK COLOURS... to go dark in a few rooms in my home in 2012. Having a hard time deciding on the..."
Dark Hardware Anchors a Light Space
If your rooms are floating away from too much airiness, bring them back to earth with dark curtain rods, cabinet hardware and more
"earth with dark curtain rods, cabinet hardware and more... black or dark brown is a huge help. Dark hardware is one of our favorite ways to add... The dark curtain rods help make the space more "people scale." It occurs to me... to the dark curtain rod, floor and light fixture. While a light curtain rod on the... punch of dark wood. The contrast between the curtain rods and the curtains shows them... punch of dark hardware to break things up. A matching handle can finish the look and..."
Room of the Day: From Dark Basement to Bright Master Suite
Turning an unsightly retaining wall into an asset, these San Francisco homeowners now have a bedroom that feels like a getaway
"cast a dark, imposing presence in the former storage room. Now it’s a celebrated focal... that a floor plan was included. That is the missing piece in many articles. This... mopping the floor every night. So Bravo on the placement of the shower! My favorite those... never dark. Would love to see how they fit the dedicated staircase to the basement... the main floor. I always support working with what you have first, before adding on..."
3 Dark Kitchens, 6 Affordable Updates
Color advice: Three Houzzers get budget-friendly ideas to spruce up their kitchens with new paint, backsplashes and countertops
"linoleum floor for kitchen and family room; paint kitchen cabs in and out; refinish... refinish HW floor; paint entire house in and out. Was it worth it? Absolutely!!!! No dark... the red floors would be too much with the green I think. I would replace a few doors... surfaces are dark. I like the wood. Don't paint it unless in really bad shape, maybe just... left the dark wood cabinet frames and had the doors stripped and resealed in a much..."
A Dark Atlanta Attic Welcomes a Light-Filled Bathroom
From architecturally quirky attic to sunny bathroom, this renovated space now has everything a growing family could need
"on the floor below, but it was not a devastating loss in this case. Brian and I tried... ground floor. My son and DIL have a 1920's tudor home very similar with an attic screaming... and main floor bathroom. Such a pain to walk down the stairs in the middle of the night... The floor joists have to have the right spacing and size to support an upper floor... wide. Our floor tile is herringbone marble. Bathroom color Homequeenpro-try pottery barn..."
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..."