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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... perfectly to walls. Some, although beautiful, are better saved for fabrics or rugs. Here... and true paint colors along with their exact name and brand, that I think translate... providing the paint names and colors in this article! I'm painting my kitchen cabinets white..."
8 Great Kitchen Cabinet Color Palettes
"your kitchen uniquely yours with painted cabinetry. Here's how (and what) to paint... you can paint yourself or have painted professionally. With custom-painted fronts,... existing kitchen and your cabinets are in good shape, painting them can be a smart way... Houzz kitchens with gorgeous painted cabinets to inspire you — plus 8 examples of... save by painting cabinets yourself can be put toward that pricey quartz countertop..."
The 10 Most Popular Houzz Ideabooks of 2013
Kitchen remodeling help and favorite wall paints top the list; see what other design topics got everyone's attention this year
"Kitchen remodeling help and favorite wall paints top the list; see what other design... here. Kitchen colors, styles and countertop materials dominate; four of the 10 ideabooks... about kitchens. But color is big, too, with three discussing color choices in the... - Dam Kitchen Designers....... LOL Happy New Year Everyone JW Nice kitchen The... about KITCHENS. After all, the kitchen is the heart of the home, the command central..."
A Single-Wall Kitchen May Be the Single Best Choice
Are your kitchen walls just getting in the way? See how these one-wall kitchens boost efficiency, share light and look amazing
"your kitchen walls just getting in the way? See how these one-wall kitchens boost... on one wall. The efficiency of single-wall kitchens happens through the spacing... single-wall kitchens, where the three elements of the semisacred work triangle —... single-wall kitchen relates to the rest of the house, particularly the adjacent dining... Kitchens tend to be laid out with their counters, cabinets, appliances and fixtures..."
Your Kitchen: Mix Wood and Painted Finishes
"that mix painted finishes with natural woods. In kitchen remodeling, where a lot of... of '70s kitchens, log cabins and ski lodges. I love natural wood, I just need a bit... small kitchen. How can I achieve the multi layered look in my kitchen remodel? We... my own kitchen....see photo. Carole www.carolemeyerart.com White and woods -my... in my kitchen - mixing in wood ones atop the upper cabinets as well as on a newly..."
How to Paint Perfect Wall Stripes
Draw the line on lackluster walls with crisply painted stripes. Here's the secret to getting them right
"lackluster walls with crisply painted stripes. Here's the secret to getting them right... out your painting supplies, here's a helpful how-to that will help you achieve perfect... up the wall, across the ceiling and down the other wall. Personally, I like taking... bedroom wall. Instead of paint to seal the tape edges, we used a thin layer of paintable... curved walls on one of our projects. (I also like to use alternating paint sheens..."
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... thousands of kitchens showcased on Houzz and you will quickly see they come in all shapes... colorful kitchens on Houzz, along with examples of color palettes inspired by the kitchens... plaster walls painted with a low VOC paint (FreshAire). The color we chose is "Radiant..."
From the Pros: How to Paint Interior Walls
A slapdash approach can lower a room's entire look, so open your eyes to this wise advice before you open a single paint can
"Redhill Painting. "But that's rarely the case." Wall preparation, painting techniques... Painting an interior wall might seem like an easy design fix, but like most home... think that painting over a wall with a light color only needs one coat," says Philip Storey... type of paint and finish all affect the result. Here's the scoop from four professionals... across the walls before you paint. It's a great and easy way to clean up paint and drywall..."
Kitchen of the Week: Broken China Makes a Splash in This Kitchen
When life handed this homeowner a smashed plate, her designer delivered a one-of-a-kind wall covering to fit the cheerful new room
"one-of-a-kind wall covering to fit the cheerful new room... into the kitchen, where a broken plate discovered during unpacking inspired a unique... board walls in the cabin, I am resolved to doing a wall hanging instead! I am r... LOVE-LOVE the wall color! I love the paint color as it really warms the room up. The backsplash... of the wall looks brilliant too. very clean looking and cheerful kitchen This just... this fun kitchen to visit! But, not for my kitchen and every day use. If you like chaos..."
Bulletproof Decorating: How to Pick the Right Kind of Paint
Choose a paint with some heft and a little sheen for walls and ceilings with long-lasting good looks. Here are some getting-started tips
"ose a paint with some heft and a little sheen for walls and ceilings with long-lasting... kind of paint you choose. The right blend, finish and color can make a difference in... how the paint wears and resists grime and abuse. Here’s what you need to know to... best flat wall paint? Then paint one room at a time. Only use a low-end wall paint... different paint. I don't like to paint more than I have to, and this paint is great..."
Boost Your Kitchen Storage With Pegboard on a Wall
"craft room walls for organizing hand tools and supplies. So why hasn’t this easily adaptable... to the kitchen more often? Julia Child championed the use of pegboard in her own Cambridge... Massachusetts, kitchen decades ago. Her collection of pots and pans hung on a humble pegboard... pegboard wall, and she even drew outlines of each piece so she knew where everything... Indeed, wall-mounted pegboard is an overlooked material that’s great for maximizing..."
Textured Walls: Inspiration Beyond Paint and Wallpaper
See what happens when you cover a wall with glass, metal, leather, upholstery, or a mass of living green
"cover a wall with glass, metal, leather, upholstery, or a mass of living green... after painting and furnishing, there can still be something missing. I love the idea... textures on walls — not faux finishing that just looks like a texture, but the real deal... Inhabit wall flats up on a feature wall and, yeah, they're really cool once they're... spray-paint ours to finish the wall off a bit more, and to protect it a bit. The..."
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
"es to painting the walls. Even if your landlord has a strict no-painting policy,... (without wall paint)...check out this blog article http://www.interiordesigngreensboro... let us paint wall very pale gray which would be easily covered with cream if she'll... re-done some kitchen cabinets after removing old cook-top and wall oven, added vanities... to add wall panels that you can paint any color or add wallpaper to. You can also..."
Get a Wallpaper Look With a Hand-Painted Touch
"on the wall and filled in the lines with paint. The space feels that much more personal... bathroom or kitchen remodel scheduled. So I decided to create a similar Moroccan pattern... pattern in paint and use it in my entryway. I have used traditional stencil patterns before... since I painted it all by hand.... stripping the paint on that wall and saying, 'Hey, look at this! Someone hand-painted this... over this wall!' and wondering, 'How could they have painted over this cool folk-decoration..."
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... counter and paint on the walls.. I always have part of my kitchen cabinets painted a color... with paint and white paint especially. I have two friends with painted cabinets... year old kitchen. The kitchen was a custom built honey oak kitchen that was well made... erior-paint I have to do my kitchen in phases. I have one wall with no cabinets..."