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Beautiful Details: Wainscoting and Paneled Walls
"neled Walls Add Substance and Style to Both Modern and Traditional Homes... paneled walls to a home and instantly it has more substance and stylish character.... many a wall in my home with wainscoting and panel a room or two. While this interior... on the painted wall and then paint wall with a gloss white paint. It looks like it... the trim painted gloss white or should we paint over the white with the new paint color..."
Casual Wall Art Arrangements Show Deliberate Style
No time or desire to carefully plot a wall-art arrangement? Grab a hammer and throw tradition to the wind
"plot a wall-art arrangement? Grab a hammer and throw tradition to the wind... freshly painted walls for fear that you'll put a hole in the "wrong" place? Well, fear... Hanging wall decor at random is easier than ever and can give a space a sense of i... gallery walls in family spaces for a fun effect, in formal areas for a touch of informality... those walls with holes in no time.... freshly painted walls? Getting out my hammer and nails tomorrow! I love the photos..."
11 Ways to Roll With Wallpaper All Over the Home
Ditch the misconceptions and latch on to some great ideas for decorating your walls with patterned, textural and colorful wallpaper
"your walls with patterned, textural and colorful wallpaper... clean than painted walls. Proper installation by a professional wallpaper hanger and a... the two walls or three walls in any of your rooms. Accent walls can be 1-3 walls. I... liked the wall paper used in the kitchen. Thou I prefer painting the walls than using... though the wall has an angle in it (the larger part of the wall is recessced). The shadows..."
A Dozen Creative Ideas for Decorating Blank Walls
When you want to fill a lot of wall space in one fell swoop, these ideas will help you do it with aplomb
"lot of wall space in one fell swoop, these ideas will help you do it with aplomb... brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and more. Check... blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There’s nothing wrong... fill your walls with color and creativity.... built wall panels to dress up a large wall - you can paint them or wallpaper them to... decorate the walls. Also nowadays you can paint a decal on the wall. This could be whatever..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Interior Doors Black
"ebony paint and turn a dull doorway into a model of drop-dead sophistication... about painting my doors black before. But then, up until a few months ago, I had... considered painting my ceilings black, either. Then I wrote a piece for Houzz called 11... Reasons to Paint Your Ceilings Black, and I was an instant convert. Black doors don’t... on not painting interior doors black. It's a quart of paint. Just paint in any colour..."
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... on the walls, but would like to either darken the wood or paint the cabinets. I'm... silver/grey paint on walls? I am looking for a true, neutral grey for my fine art painting..."
What You Need to Know Before Painting Brick
Sure, painted brick can be a great look. But you need to take some risks into account. Here's how to paint brick like a pro
"Sure, painted brick can be a great look. But you need to take some risks into account... how to paint brick like a pro... fireplace or wall may detract from your ideal ambience. Although painting the brick in your... take on painting brick. Diana Zumeta of Brick Restoration, Scott Crocker of Crocker... finish paint that was similar to the wall color and I painted the fireplace . It turned... spots of paint on red brick. (We are renovating a restaurant wall) Suzanne, Stripping..."
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... desire to paint them. I figure they go with any color I want to paint the walls. When... counter and paint on the walls.. I always have part of my kitchen cabinets painted a color... love both painted and stained but have chosen off-white painted perimeter cabinets and..."
Not Just For Kids: Cool Chalkboard Walls
"idea of painting a whole wall with chalkboard paint. From the little research I did... chalkboard walls option. Many young children like to draw on walls and some parents like... chalkboard paint is easy to apply. Implemented right, chalkboard paint can create an elegant... chalkboard paint that fit your taste and design needs. For example, Hudson paint has 24... chalkboard wall adds to the overall design of the room. Apparently, there are quite a..."
My Houzz: Creative Renters Triumph Over the ‘No Paint’ Rule
Not allowed to paint and limited with nails, a design-minded couple uses furnishings and textiles to make their rooms stand out
"allowed to paint and limited with nails, a design-minded couple uses furnishings and textiles... a “no paint and limited nails in the wall” rule, the couple was forced to get creative... without paint! I came up with another way to paint without actually painting: I covered... of the paint used by the owner for marks on the walls. Sooo ... Why not paint, hang... need to paint your walls when you use textiles as well as this couple has done. With..."
Considering Wallpaper? Here's How to Get Started
New project for a new year: Give your room a whole new look with the color, pattern and texture of a wall covering
"ways that paint just can’t. “Paint is very flat,” says Gloria Hernando of The Wallpaper... neutrally painted walls, because I know me and how I like to change the color scheme... trouble. Paint and pictures are far better for walls in my view. 56 square feet is... grasscloth wall covering same color as adjacent wall, for a textural change. Also cork... with it. Wall paper only looks well on other people’s walls. The can have it. It..."
DIY: How to Paint Stripes on Your Floor
Paint brings a dreary porch floor to life in New England — watch the process unfold and get tips and ideas for your own floors
"Paint brings a dreary porch floor to life in New England — watch the process unfold... power of paint. Benjamin Moore's Decorators White on the walls and Harbor Fog on the... But the walls and ceilings were just the finishing touches. The entire design of this... idea: painting gray and white stripes on the floor.... hints like painting the base color on the tape to seal it down before painting the striped... with the wall and ceiling paint, the same could be used to transition from the living..."
4 Cool Paint Colors Touted for 2014 — and How to Use Them
"Paint and wall covering manufacturer Farrow & Ball has chosen four key colors... featuring each paint color as well as suggested palettes to help you work the hues into your... on the wall. F & B paints have a chalky base, typical with paints of the 19th/early... of the paint colours but I don't why anyone would ever call a paint colour "mole's... room were painted what I called "chicken fat yellow". Doubt a paint company would pick..."
Black Wallpaper: Don't be Afraid of the Dark
"black walls but are too scared to go with solid black paint? Then black wallpaper... black painted wall. Browse these black paper ideas to see how you don't have to be... back and paint. Chalkboard paint could be an interesting option as well Wallpapering... again. If walls are freshly painted, allow a week to "cure" before intalling your wa... paper a wall, if you want to change it do you have to paper over it or can you go back..."
DIY Project: Upgrade That Ugly Door!
"make you paint her walls and install the new carpet too? Looks great! You're not kidding... not just paint over the tape with the base coat? Wait until dry, then paint with top... coats of paint can do. Here'a another tip to ensure the tape edges are flush with the... creative-painting the trim black makes the slim door feel much wider.-Shosh Did she... difference paint color and new hardware make! This looks great. I started this project..."