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My Houzz: Colorful, Architectural Gem in Ojai
Earthy tones with splashes of bold color create a couple's dream home, a nature-inspired retreat in Southern California
"of bold color create a couple's dream home, a nature-inspired retreat in Southern... home. The exterior is full of eclectic influences — from Japanese to Southwestern to... their colorful nature-inspired retreat. "I usually find something I don't like about... bright colors are a nice departure from the white on white or subdued colors of many... Santa Fe exterior. And the colors inside are so great! I'm doing a kitchen remodel..."
DIY Painting Project: A Colorful Front Door
"final exterior projects before the last leaves fall and the doldrums of winter set... from this colorful season and give your home a fresh new look by painting your door.... poppy red color of your door. I prefer dark colors for the doors. This may sound like... decorating, color, etc.. My house looks bland but I have no idea what color to paint my... same color, but even then the door color is distorted by the screen. (People walking..."
17 Ways to Increase Your Home's Curb Appeal
The word on the street? Homes with appealing front views can sell faster, lift moods and convey a warm welcome
"furnishings to color schemes, landscaping and basic repairs, this smorgasbord of ideas will... welcoming exterior is a wonderful thing to come home to each day. From front doors, house... This color choice can lead the way into all other things such as roof color, staining... several color choices. The color is sprayed on, though, not impregnated into the material... free exterior and make it something that has to be re-done every few years. If..."
"house: exterior colors, garage doors and more... darker color with white trim. All of the details of this front exterior are uniform... roof's color palate (cheaper than using stone more comprehensively). The white trimming... Creamier color here. I love how the chimney is flush to the house but stands out pleasantly... timeless color palate--and the greenery around gives a softness and lived-in-ness that... the same color as the house, giving it a clean distinction but also allowing it to not..."
Decorating Around the World: Mexican Modern
The joyous colors, hand-painted tile and whitewashed exteriors of Mexico can bring an air of the tropics to your home
"joyous colors, hand-painted tile and whitewashed exteriors of Mexico can bring an... brant color, traditional tile and tropical plantings blend seamlessly with sleek... pic, the colors in the hand painted tile steps with the concret (great mix of modern... roof, the colors in that pic and I could just feel the stone and pebble ground just looking... us the color of the white paint throughout the house? it is very fresh and works well..."
Houzz Tour: Industrial Outside, Sleek and Warm Inside
Concrete blocks on this modern Arizona home's exterior give way to wood, metal and colored glass indoors
"home's exterior give way to wood, metal and colored glass indoors... the back exterior. Although 4th photo (carport corner) makes it look like it's a prison... and the exterior finishes are more fitting a waste transfer station. Hey I have worked... though the exterior is covered in concrete blocks, the inside is not limited to semi-... metals and colored glass (visible beyond the kitchen island) give the interior a sleek..."
17 Things Color Consultants Want You to Know
Dithering over potential palettes for your home? A color pro might be the way to go. Here's how it works
"home? A color pro might be the way to go. Here's how it works... typical color consultation client is someone who has already taken 10 trips to the... Kaleidoscope Color Consulting. "They think they have no idea of what they want or like,... call in a color consulting professional, here's what they want you to know.... sea of color possibilities. inspiring colors! colors have always been my weakness... at the color directly next to your existing wall color. Both colors will not exist..."
12 Tried and True Paint Colors for Your Walls
Discover one pro designer's time-tested favorite paint colors for kitchens, baths, bedrooms and more
"paint colors for kitchens, baths, bedrooms and more... that the colors you may like may be very different from colors you want to live with... paint color they want but struggle with envisioning the exact shade. Others are just... commit to color because they're not sure what works best with their furniture. One of... paint colors along with their exact name and brand, that I think translate very well... order a color sheet of any Benjamin Moore color for US$2.99 (click on Color Sheet on..."
Modern Awnings: Sails Shade the Home
"movement, color, and just the right amount of protection from the sun... exciting color to any building. And fabric awnings have an impermanent and transient... durability, color retention, and shedding water or drying quickly after a rain? Scarbowcow... specialized in exterior design while my mom does the interior (what a pair right?). His company... to the exterior of a home can do so much and even increase property value. I'm not..."
8 Low-Cost Ways to Personalize a Front Entrance
Make a fantastic first impression with color, plants and other design-minded details for your entryway
"with color, plants and other design-minded details for your entryway... brand and color are for the blue door in #1? I have a yellow house and would LOVE to... door that color (if HOA will allow it...). I am going to spray paint my front walkway... different colors work with your exterior. Choose a shade that contrasts strongly with... other colors — perhaps kelly green or Chinese yellow.Get guidance on what color to..."
Heads-Up Hues: 10 Bold Ceiling Colors
Visually raise or lower a ceiling, or just add an eyeful of interest, with paint from splashy to soothing
"adjacent wall colors to white or another light hue. Warm colors tend to advance, and cool... ceiling color, along with suggestions for how to use an unusual color on a ceiling... walls a color while keeping the ceiling white. We've been told this makes the room... ceiling colors can actually make a room appear more expansive. The key to using a bold... or dark color on the ceiling without the space becoming cave-like is to make sure you..."
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
"predominant color in a kitchen, but that is quickly changing, as evidenced by the increasing... excellent color for a kitchen in a hot climate — it will give your kitchen a cool and... “Trendy Colors vs. Classic Color Schemes” http://www.durasupreme.com/blog/trendy-... colors-vs-classic-color-schemes @lovespencer look for shades called "warm gray"... monochromatic color schemes followed by a less contrasting version of the color saturation..."
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... monochromatic color scheme in green, all the paint was from Dunn Edwards. We used a very... other colors also. We love the green in the house. What color green is it in the... green color. Now, one small correction. This should be in the Bedroom category and..."
My Houzz: An Antique Cape Cod House Explodes With Color
Creativity and color burst from every corner in this unique 18th-century Massachusetts home for an artist and her family
"y and color burst from every corner in this unique 18th-century Massachusetts home... vivid colors. A working artist known for her knit, crochet and stitchery designs... from the exterior that a riot of color was having a perpetual party inside! This home... over-the-top colorful. What a happy house! Wow! I like color a lot but this is a little... feeling? I colored my wall with orange color, it was looking beautiful during the day..."
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... for my color scheme as trying to pick my favorite from just these few examples is... another color I couldn't stand in a kitchen...strange how color can really affect people..."