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11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details
"shade of wall paint to bring out the beauty in both... paint colors right. Related: 10 Tried-and-True Paint Colors for Walls With White... What paint colors work best with stained wood trim? I generally select neutral colors... when I am painting a room with natural wood details, whether cabinets or stain-grade... Warmer colors, like orange, brown, rust and red, work too, but the deeper tones of... these colors work best. Here are 11 great spaces that I think got the choice of paint..."
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
"favorite paint colors for kitchens, baths, bedrooms and more... general paint color they want but struggle with envisioning the exact shade. Others... about paint I like to make with clients is that the colors you may like may be very... different from colors you want to live with. Some shades translate perfectly to walls.... and true paint colors along with their exact name and brand, that I think translate... commit to color because they're not sure what works best with their furniture. One of..."
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... strict no-painting policy, or you know you will be moving before long, you can still... vibrantly colorful and utterly you. Check out these ideas and inspiration to fill every... adding colors to rooms (without wall paint)...check out this blog article http://www... able to paint walls shouldn't mean you can't have color in a rental! Another way to..."
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
"color to paint the door, but don't know what to do with the rest of the exterior. And... beautiful color on the front door. Many people have no trouble picking out a fun color... 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... delightfully colorful front doors, along with potential palettes that incorporate a bold..."
The Case for the Anti-Accent Wall
"ahead, paint everything the same color (even the trim)... after painting my own chalkboard accent wall to reveal an uneven paint edge and a... accent wall. While I'm on the topic, I am also eliminating the impossibly difficult... between wall and ceiling? Why does a chair rail need to be high gloss white when the... of the wall is matte charcoal grey? I asked myself these very questions as I tore... black paint spots on my white ceiling. Some designers and home owners have praised..."
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... two-toned walls can add dimension to a space and help you compromise on color choice... home. Any wall, any color and any style can benefit from this technique.... these walls are often inspired by horizontal molding, there's no need for this a... Color is one of the easiest things to compromise in the home. It's hard to choose..."
9 Great Colors for Your Gallery Wall
"with paint that brings out its color and detail... surrounded by color. You may be tempted to leave your walls white so that they don't take... original painting or drawing, a mass-produced print or a wonderful photograph, your... this: color brings out color, and in the case of black and white art, color brings... cream wall is the choice I'd make. I love art walls and this neutral color is pretty... I love color on walls and now have more ideas to display my art. Thank you Kelly...."
Paint-Picking Help and Secrets From a Color Expert
Advice for wall and trim colors, what to always do before committing and the one paint feature you should completely ignore
"e for wall and trim colors, what to always do before committing and the one paint... choose paint for an accent wall, a whole room or worse, your entire house scares the... love color. You respect its power. But the idea of being left to your own devices... ideabook. Color expert Amy Krane is here to share some of her trade secrets to guide... created a color plan for me, told me where to paint each color, how much paint I would..."
My Houzz: Colorful Hand Painting Bedecks a Creative Home
A kaleidoscope of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s colonial in Texas
"pe of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s... rainbow of colors and whimsical design. Hand-painted murals, ombré dining walls, an impressive... their painting degrees to work in this boldly remodeled 1920s Dallas colonial. With... i do paint and stencil walls at my home. I know very well how painstaking work it... gorgeous painted wall designs. If you live anywhere in the Midwest you should look her..."
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
"These 8 paint palettes can help you choose the best colors for your kitchen... over my walls. But after I chewed on his statement for a bit, I realized that I had... no bad colors, just bad color combinations," said one of my interior design mentors... single color work in your home — it's all in how other colors and materials are i... delightfully colorful kitchens on Houzz, along with examples of color palettes inspired..."
8 Great Kitchen Cabinet Color Palettes
"yours with painted cabinetry. Here's how (and what) to paint them... you can paint yourself or have painted professionally. With custom-painted fronts,... gorgeous painted cabinets to inspire you — plus 8 examples of color and material palettes... shape, painting them can be a smart way to go. Another budget-friendly route is to... save by painting cabinets yourself can be put toward that pricey quartz countertop..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My House Exterior?
Real homeowners get real help in choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors
"choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors... exterior paint colors. Help is on the way for three such homeowners, whose homes are... exterior paint palettes. But first, three general tips for selecting an attractive exterior... Amanda - paint one wall and see what it's like for a year! lol what color did you end... over and painted) on our new house. It noted that paint colors should have a Light..."
Bold Backdrops for Colorful Gardens
"Use painted walls as tools in the garden, solving problems in a most artistic way... What color will you use? Will you choose one shade for the entire wall or highlight... about walls? Think of this expansive surface as a blank canvas just waiting for... can of paint, ask yourself what you are trying to say. Are you looking to create a... Will the wall itself be the feature, or will it showcase something else? Here are five..."
Bathed in Color: Favorite Yellows and Golds for the Bath
"expert paint picks and ideas for yellow walls... on the wall. But be aware that greenish yellows are not the most flattering color... yellow paint color picks for bathrooms, along with nine knockout bathrooms that use... happy color that can bring energy and warmth into a space. It's an especially smart... smart color choice for those who live in cold climates or where sunshine is in short... need some wall decor on the other walls....) Suggestions are welcome! What color is..."
DIY Project: Pizza-Box Stencil Wall
"your wall to a giant graphic using paint and a pizza box... for a wall stencil”? I did. I cut a 30-inch-long box (it fed a lot of friends) into... across a wall. A pizza box is made of strong cardboard, so it will hold up well as a... with paint and have a fun story to tell friends, this could be the perfect weekend... Vinyl Walls would be another way to make a wall fun too. Looks Great. If you want... play with paint colors on their site to experiment with contrast impact. I love it. I..."