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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
"the one paint feature you should completely ignore... choose paint for an accent wall, a whole room or worse, your entire house scares the... in Behr paint), and painted the ceiling the same shade cut 50% w/white (I would just... have to paint the ceiling!). I always test and look at colors in all light, paint... at the paint store. Paint THOSE FIRST with samples of your color options. You can... where to paint each color, how much paint I would need and to use the color plan whenever..."
Painted Front Doors With Personality To Spare
"brightly painted front doors. There are few limitations about what color can be used... trend. Painting the entry door an amazing color brings instant personality to a home... I just painted my door this color! amlesmith says: Great post...I just painted my... traditional brick colored building. What color can I paint my front door to make it pop... reddish brick color. Help! Thank you! Just painted my door a color called " fire..."
Pick-a-Paint Help: 11 Ways to Mine Your World for Colors
Color, color everywhere. Discover the paint palettes that are there for the taking in nature, shops and anywhere else you roam
"Discover the paint palettes that are there for the taking in nature, shops and anywhere... such as paint color Several people asking what is the paint color, I have asked and... to the paint store. They can custom color match it. Get a pint and paint a large enough... remember once painting a bathroom three different colors in three days, then going back to... picking paint colors, what is on the walls? One you forgot...make an Ideabook in Houzz..."
Houzz Interview: Jennifer's Old Painted Cottage
"The Old Painted Cottage. In her blog, she shares with the readers fabulous photos of... inspiring old painted cottage. Please tell us about your "first meeting" with your house... haphazardly painted on the walls. Needless to say, this house NEEDED US. The first step... We also painted all of the walls and ceilings. The biggest renovation challenge you... all the painted wood. :) Love your kitchen! clean style but with nice details. Love..."
Painting Rooms with Dark Colors
"rooms painted very dark colors – I’m talking dark, as in chocolate, eggplant or black... would paint a room in my house a really dark color. I would do it just for the thrill... silver paint. I painted my sunroom dark chocolate brown/espresso. Everyone thought... vaulted and painted white and we have a huge stone fireplace that is approximately 15'... itching to paint my living room dark chocolate with bright white trim, it is small, but..."
3 Exterior Paint Dilemmas, 7 Palette Solutions
"exterior paint colors and by coordinating the siding color with doors, roof and trim... popular red brick home. My home is 1969 red brick with white siding on the large front... newly painted, so she doesn't want to change that now, but she would like some ideas... with the brick pillar. Clockwise from top left, all from Behr: Red Pepper UL120-22,... exterior paint schemes. She's not a fan of the roof color, but it's in good shape, so..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Green
Fresh, fun and a pleasant surprise on a front door, green in subtle to strong shades brings energy to home exteriors
"like to paint them. I tried spray gloss paint on furniture and it looks blotchy. Need... kind of paint to use to have industrial painted smooth look. Thank you. Why not go... way we painted interior with Mythic paints. Great stuff! Our house is cedar and we... ended up painting both the front door and the porch ceiling the same green color.... permitted to paint the doors and windows was dark green as it fitted in with the rest of..."
From the Pros: How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets
Want a major new look for your kitchen or bathroom cabinets on a DIY budget? Don't pick up a paintbrush until you read this
"simple as painting your dining room, with the right prep, painting cabinets can be an... what four painting professionals say about painting kitchen cabinets.... fresh paint color could be the best bet for your budget. But before you start in... prevents paint from sticking to it," says painter Alex Davidson. Although it's not... great paint job like painted hinges. Just finished painting my cabinets with Rustoleum..."
How To Get Your Exterior Paint Color Right
"Painting your home in the prefect exterior palette will go a long way to making it... exterior paint color that is different but works well with the other homes in the n... than just paint to help our vintage ranch house, but any ideas for a better paint color... tan/brown paint combination, but it just doesn't seem to work and makes the house look... looking to paint the exterior soon and would like some ideas. Thanks. We have some beautiful..."
Painted vs. Stained Kitchen Cabinets: Help for Deciding
Learn about durability, looks, cost and more for wooden cabinet finishes to make the right choice for your kitchen
"should be painted or stained wood. The choice you make will have a huge bearing on how... with paint and white paint especially. I have two friends with painted cabinets... love both painted and stained but have chosen off-white painted perimeter cabinets and... that painted cabinets, which usually look cheaper to me (paint grade!) are actually... you like painted cabinets, I recommend oil base porch paint. It does go on thicker..."
Pick-a-Paint Help: How to Create a Whole-House Color Palette
Don't be daunted. With these strategies, building a cohesive palette for your entire home is less difficult than it seems
"whole-house paint palette. If picking one paint color is tricky, how on earth do you find... through paint-color procrastination and how to find color inspiration all around you... is to paint a sample on the wall. If you are getting custom mixed paint, most companies... sample painted on your wall looks compared to the chip. And paint the sample on several... the paint is on the walls, it always looks darker - just another reason painting a sample..."
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
"their painting degrees to work in this boldly remodeled 1920s Dallas colonial. With... Hand-painted murals, ombré dining walls, an impressive art collection and amazing... stewart paint popped right up - the homeowners do their best to remember paint colors... goint to paint my own tree stump! Thank you for the inspiration. Love, love, love!... i do paint and stencil walls at my home. I know very well how painstaking work it..."
Choosing Paint: How To Pick the Right Gray
"great gray paint color for your space. More: How to Find the Right White... kitchen is painted "Quahog" by C2 Paints (a wonderful small paint company based here in... color to paint the walls to compliment the sectional. Any suggestions on paint colour... no odor paint & they don't always have the selection in the low VOC paint lines. I... paint my home a soft grey and decorators white for the trim. Should I paint the trim..."
Paint Color Ideas: 7 Bright Ways With Yellow and Orange
Go with the glow. These sample palettes and room examples show you how to work with two of the happiest hues around
"created paint color palettes inspired by each room so you can add some bold, warm color... of your painting when I win the lotto. Love Farrow & Ball's Charlotte's Locks: http://www... love to paint with these colors!! Great article on my favorite color!! Love these... I also paint almost exclusively with these colors, and wear them too! Just finished... rooms are painted a pale creamy orange - it works as a neutral and goes with everything..."
Paint it Black
"rooms were painted black. It's not that I'm in as foul a mood as Mick when he belted out... house- painting over them does not sound like fun. My mom would never let me paint... hard to paint over...but now that I have my own house, my bedroom walls are fair game... black paint barely made a difference, and now it doesn't look like we were trying... difficult to paint over than red (learned from exprience). I have been wanting to paint..."