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More Top Paint Picks for 2014: New Greens, Blues and Neutrals
Valspar’s new colors aim to lift spirits and express creativity. Here’s how to use 9 of them in lively ways
"series on top paint companies’ 2014 colors of the year, we look to Valspar, which has... Pittsburgh Paints | Farrow & Ball... would paint the top part of the wall a soft white. What color blue would go with... site, we painted our fence the licorice sort of colour to give a feeling of space, why... We just painted our bathroom a couple of shades off of Gentle Wave. I wanted a Tiffany... They painted all the trim almond, and it has not aged well. Sadly, after the bathroom..."
Taste a Rainbow: 11 Top Home Decorating Colors and How to Use Them
Prime yourself for spring painting season with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around the home
"spring painting season with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around... of gray paint chips could make you cringe. No matter how you feel about color, there... and gray paints than ever before. Using gray paint on an kitchen island is quite common... about painting the ceilings. I am going to do every room! Can you paint over those... coat of paint can do to transform a room! Color is the cheapest way to change the look..."
Easy Green: 20 Top Online Ecofriendly Shops
Find whatever you need for the ecofriendly home, from organic fabrics to nontoxic paint, from the online sellers in our wide-ranging roundup
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
"favorite wall paints top the list; see what other design topics got everyone's attention... made the top ten list here for featured Ideabooks. I thought I would have a few of... in this top ten grouping - Dam Kitchen Designers....... LOL Happy New Year Everyone... clicking on "top ten home tour" link (iPad Air). The stove looks like a Chambers. We had... black top. Even at 60+ years old it's an amazing stove that gets a lot of compliments..."
12 Top Colors for Night Owls
"Always test paint colors in evening light. A shade that looks great in bright sun can fade... bottles and paint them up in the room on more than one wall. The same paint will look... about paint colors for 'cold' and 'warm' rooms? That chocolate room really got to... size and paint a fairly good patch on the wall. Look at it during different times of... about painting sample patches. Start by using the largest samples (swatches) that..."
8 Over-the-Top Bedrooms for Kids
These dream children's rooms have imagination and playfulness on their side. And in most cases a generous budget
"future. A painted tree house, a life-size dollhouse and a sophisticated interior perfect... cans of paint for this two story treehouse bedroom mural ;) Thank you! its an honor... canopy top curtains and chair at the end My room is done in an old Hollywood / rime... cans of paint and a vision are all it takes to turn your child's bedroom walls into... coat of paint when your child's style (inevitably) changes. Playhouse. What child wouldn't..."
Sew a Pair of Easy Sag-Top Curtains
"Paint may be the easiest way to update the look and feel of a room, but textiles... baseboard painted a different color as you have it. Well done, and a great tutorial... there with painting a room -- a BIG change for a small investment in time and money. Kudos... curtain top into account, as the style of top will either add or take away length from... with the top and bottom. I created a 1 1/2-inch top hem — 3 inches of fabric total..."
Cornice Boards Strike a Strong Top Note
Structured and sturdy yet just as elegant as valances, cornice boards slip neatly into classic, eclectic and modern spaces
"simply be painted for cost effectiveness, padded with foam and covered with fabric, or... for a top treatment for the vertical blinds my husband WILL NOT GIVE UP, maybe this... 1. Painted wood. This wood cornice board has an applied molding on the top and bottom... primed and painted. Styling tip: Try to match your cornice board with your headboard for... bright paint color does the trick. 2. Scalloped. Complete a little girl's room with..."
Here's How to Steer Clear of 10 Top Design Don'ts
Get interiors that look professionally styled even if you're taking the DIY route, by avoiding these common mistakes
"are the top design don'ts and some successful designs that show what to do instead... issue is paint color, but people are realizing that a 2x2" paint chip is not going to... make a paint color look sick! Another reason for testing a paint color. I love... house paint color so that both the homeowner and I are looking at the same paint... acrylic paint colors I mix aren't always so easily pinned down to just one paint chip..."
Step Right Up to a Top Model’s Circus-Inspired Nursery
Based on the big top and set in a real castle’s turret, this nursery could be the setting for a storybook
"the big top and set in a real castle’s turret, this nursery could be the setting for... America’s Next Top Model. Lisa D’Amato was a fan favorite in Cycle 5 and won the all-star... infants are painted in bright primary colors? Most parents seem to paint them in soothing... about paint is it can be easily changed as Daxel grows. What a fun room! Considering... perhaps painted furniture.and if they havent changed it by the time he's a teenager..."
Top 10 Interior Stylist Secrets Revealed
Give your home's interiors magazine-ready polish with these tips to finesse the finishing design touches
"about the paint is, we had to paint over the chair rail because removing it could have... And on paint on large surfaces, have low chroma and either high or low colour value... reducing the paint color on the wall for one room and having it full strength on another... the desk top drives me a lot crazy, and I want to grab a step stool and re-do the shelving... out. We painted our living room with Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter yesterday and I do..."
Clerestory Windows Are Tops at Ushering in Light
Save on electricity and lift your mood with more natural light when you add clerestory windows at the top of your home's walls
"at the top of your home's walls... at the top of a wall — your home may not need electricity during the day. And you... Vermeer paintings! Best, Nils Finne,AIA FINNE Architects Seattle Thanks, Debra and... looking too top heavy, especially when it's piled with snow. A low-emissivity coating to..."
8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"cabinets are painted with Benjamin Moore Kitchen & Bath (2 coats). My goodness...the spots... have a painted back splash. Have never been able to decide on anything else. Anybody... glass painted on the reverse side? Diagonal tiled backsplashes are classics! These... walls are painted behind it. i want to do tile on the walls, but do i tile up from the... the top of the corian backsplash or do i remove it? can i remove it without damaging..."
8 Top Hardware Styles for Shaker Kitchen Cabinets
Simple Shaker style opens itself to a wide range of knobs and pulls. See which is right for your own kitchen
"casual top are the worse. (Hope this helps re your decision.) @traveladdict: Thank... white painted shaker doors in Benjamin Moore Vanilla Milkshake with Restoration Hardware... ours are painted, and I love, love, love them. But in case you want to still keep your... from your paint store when selecting a color, stain and poly them yourself. If to your... has a painted finish, a shade I think resembles the color of mushroom bisque (much..."
Top Tips From a Green Interior Designer
Ecofriendly homes can do more than tread lightly on the earth. They can be stylish and comfortable too, says this top-notch green designer