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Design Dilemma: Keep or Nix Knotty Pine?
"Choose a Paint Color for a Cohesive Design... time to paint. Click here to see the rest of the question and join the discussion... think painting all the pine white would be a good move. Then you can paint the walls... bedroom we painted it Swiss Coffee by Behr, it's a creamy neutral. Try some paint samples... suggest you paint the pine with Kilz or a paint that has a primer included and then do... together. Paint the brick black. I would buy two sisal rugs, paint the dining room table..."
Discover the Draw of Writing on the Walls
Let your freehand break free with write-on wallpaper, dry-erase paint and other design inventions that celebrate the scribble
"dry-erase paint and other design inventions that celebrate the scribble... chalkboard paint and other special surfaces to circumvent the problem. But there's no... tried to paint over (i.e "erase") their dark chalkboard paint with success?... erase paint on a pantry door is another great idea. That way you can write down your... erase paint was available. Thinking about using for back splash in kitchen We have... erase paint on one entire wall of the lower level of our home! Great for home and..."
How to Update a Traditional Staircase
"Paint and Contrast Give Your Stairwell Some Contemporary Dash... requires is paint and the willingness to go for it.... wanting to paint my railings and possibly treads black, but I hadn't thought of a black... update with paint and stain. Lots of times you don't need to replace the treads for a new... ceramic tile. The stairs to the second floor are facing the front door and are carpeted... spindles are painted white, as is all the trim around the oak finish doors. I am not a..."
The Wonders of Wainscoting
"ed or Painted, Paneled Walls Give a Room Interest and Charm... stained or painted, installed high or low, there is no doubt that wainscoting is a smart... ceramic wall tile. Any suggestions for type of wood to use? We will be painting it white... I love painting or wallpapering half of the wall as you suggested. http://brightb... mouldings and painted out trimwork and walls in the same white color. This method really..."
My Houzz: Art Inspires an Aussie Remodel
"life with paintings and iconic furniture collected over a lifetime... ceiling, painting the walls, polishing the floors, adding built-in storage and installing... have been painting Wandjina (also spelled wanjina) for millennia. This is the oldest... sacred painting movement on the planet. Unique to the Mowanjum people, Wandjinas... "Johnson" tiles in the bathroom and that it works! Oh, and Proteas are South African..."
Split Your Colors with Two-Toned Walls
There's no need to choose between two paint colors — use both to add dimension and interest to your walls
"between two paint colors — use both to add dimension and interest to your walls... right paint color for your walls with so many options out there. If you've narrowed... This paint color is actually a deep brown, but if you want something more bold,... Consider painting your wall with different shades in the same color. This bright and..."
Easy Green: The Ecofriendly Nursery
Going green in the nursery isn't as hard as you may think, with more options than ever for ecofriendly furniture, floors and paint
"paint options here.If you live in an older home, it likely contains lead paint.... chipping paint, carefully sand and paint over it (have someone else do this if you are... zero-VOC paint is the best option for healthy walls. Read up on 5 great ecofriendly... newer paint, you should still be careful when repainting or scraping off old paint... where paint chips tend to accumulate.Ecofriendly wallpaper? Yes, it does exist. While..."
Handmade Home: Revamp a Chair
A coat of paint and some fresh fabric can turn estate sale and flea market furniture into just-right pieces for your home
"coat of paint and some fresh fabric can turn estate sale and flea market furniture... going to paint furniture, use Annie Sloan's Chalk Paint. Absolutely fabulous! No need... chalk paint. No sanding, no primer. Fantasic finishes! Annie Sloan chalk paint would... Chalk Paint. I discovered Annie and her paint recently and have been chronicling... did you paint out those beautiful cane chairs?! Just awful when you could have restored..."
Give Your Baby the Healthiest, Safest Nursery Possible
Protect your newborn by choosing nontoxic nursery furniture, bedding, rugs and paint. We give you all the details here
"rugs and paint. We give you all the details here... of the hand painting was done by me using my own completely organic paints (www.q... A few paint companies to consider are Bioshield, Yolo Colorhouse, Green Planet Paints... Lullaby Paints. These are great tips. I am a nursery designer n LA and this is always... zeroVOC paint is a great step in the right direction. Eventually I think parents will... selecting paint:• Some paints carry a circular Green Wise logo on their label, which..."
Room of the Day: Romancing a Maine Dining Room
"lossy paint and country-style furnishings make a 19th-century interior an affair... believe the painted wood floors are spot-on. NASTASI VAIL DESIGN: I knew we would get some... which were painted in deco patterns and probably came from the 1930s. I imagine the farmer... white paint everywhere --- even over natural wood floors. This lovely structure had... and ball paint and the cerused oak Restoration Hardware furniture in the dining room..."
12 Ways to Get the Industrial Look for Less
Shop surplus, raid the hardware store and press black paint into service. Your budget will warm to these ideas for cool industrial style
"black paint into service. Your budget will warm to these ideas for cool industrial... The dip painting is actually a really good idea. DIY projects only help having a more... spray paint. http://www.designocd.com/2013/04/the-tv-wall/ I gave my sliding doors... dowels and painted them black. I'm trying to find an inexpensive DIY method to put white... spray paint turns junky into funky every time. This is my 'it'll do' coffee table..."
10 Ways to Dress Up the Stoop
"salvaged and painted with that Oiled Rubbed Bronze paint--confession---I over sprayed when... home. A tile mural would lovely as a focal point http://www.aliciatappdesigns.com... I've just painted my front door and garage door a shade of red, placed a large rug on... bookcase painted white, with hooks on the outside for coats, and umbrellas, and a place... definitely painting our front door -- just debating between red and black. The siding..."
Why My Son’s Room Will Be Red: An Expert Weighs In on Colors for Baby
Historical facts, trend recaps and enthusiastic support for painting your nursery any darn color you like
"support for painting your nursery any darn color you like... instead, painted with black japanese blessings. Randomly, a friend painted a large panda... that the paint should reflect these colors as well. I have also read that high contrasting... book! We painted our daughters nursery pale blue, go figure, not to make a statement... nurseries I painted that bring contrast and color into the room. The cityscape mural will..."
A 1970s Avion Camper Gets a New Groove
Goodbye, shag; hello, fab! Fresh white paint and cheery fabric turn an original mobile camper into a bright and airy vacation home
"white paint and cheery fabric turn an original mobile camper into a bright and airy... comprised of paint, painting supplies and fittings. Clearly lower cost than many renos,... has been painted and kept as original as can be. After the fact I became aware people... that wood painted and everything looking brighter. This is amazing! Even husband thought... hard time painting the wood. Our 2004, 38' motorhome has tons of woodwork - not laminate..."
Houzz Tour: Midcentury Meets Mediterranean in California
Squash-colored walls are painted crisp white to provide a bright backdrop for modern furnishings, lighting and textiles
"walls are painted crisp white to provide a bright backdrop for modern furnishings, lighting... what faux paint is Fabulous transformation. Love the chandelier story :) Faux paint =... ready to paint our new home, and had decided on a very soft gray, but am loving the... "faux paint"? LOVE how the art work was incorporated into the kitchen. I just really... about painting the thin wood trim in my 1925 home. Great before and after pics. Really..."