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Decorating With Antiques: Painted Furniture Brings the Eye Candy
Too much brown got you down? Lighten up with antique furniture decorated with artistic designs or awash in a lovely hue
"It’s painted furniture to the rescue! In 1917 interior decorator Ruby Ross Wood... said that painted furniture “is the salvation of many a too-dark room.” It brings a lift... American, painted furniture is the eye candy of the antiques world.... chalk paint recently and plan on painting the dresser frame a soothing green and... "Eww ! Painted antique furniture. Sacrilege !" I love painted furniture, in fact in..."
8 Bold Paint Colors for Your Powder Room
Turn your powder room into a exclamation point with a bold shot of red, raspberry, hyacinth, rich brown or stormy blue
"favorite paint store and pick up some fun paint color samples that catch your eye.... with bold paint choices — bypassing other decorating rules you may have heard. Such... ago I painted our powder room a deep blue ("Blueberry Hill" by ICI Dulux - great... pattern on top. The vanity is brown and woodwork is white. I'm thinking of papering... walls and painting the alcove space behind the vanity the brown color. The ceiling slants..."
Paint Your Bookcases to Transform Your Room
Give your shelves some color for a whole new look. Here are 10 examples, from subtle to bold, and some styling tips to try
"lick of paint, whether bold or subtle, all over or as an accent, can completely change... to use paint to transform your shelves, plus styling tips to make the most of your... issue of painting or not painting a bookshelf, I am quite tired of overly curated, overly... about painting the backs of wood shelving and not painting the rest? I like oil finished... stacked on top of each other. Painting the back of bookcases or the wall behind shelves..."
Paint Picks: Be Brave with Black
"black is a paint color that many shy away from, but it can make a huge impact in your... black paint in your interiors to pack a punch and elevate your space.... on the top? There are so few examples of kitchens like that. I'm about to do mine... color to paint a room & so glad to see this post with great looking black rooms. When... When I painted my brick fireplace (was horrible peachy colored brick) I went nearly..."
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..."
Outfit a Southern Plantation-Style Home — Paint to Porch Furnishings
"including paint colors, lighting, cabinetry and more make decision making a breeze —... with the paint the builders used on the porch ceiling, so he cleaned it and painted... will be painting the ceiling blue. I used Sherman Williams exteriour paint 'Tidewater'... stripping the paint for a new paint job, I want it a different color. Part of the new trim... Thinking of painting my pre-civil war Victorian farm house. Any ideas? The blue paint..."
Instant Fix: Refresh Your Furniture With Some Punchy Paint
"application of paint and color. More: Sit Pretty With Mismatched Chairs... stripping off paint from furniture and thinking why would anyone want to paint over real... photographs of painted furniture, I cannot wait to get my paint brush out. As is said, "what... lot of paint falls to the ground so you use more paint but does a great job. Great... stain (top only) and paint white. It's from the 1950's - how do I know it's it's..."
How To Pick the Right Green Paint
"and some paint colors I suggest to get the following effects: More: How to Find the... I just painted two rooms green, then hated it. It is because it was too yellow.... I did paint the others gray. I love that lemon grass too. Really pretty! what about... walls painted with this color. This would be great and unique. I love the "Line Green"... room is painted a variation of the sage green - it was actually called "Jodhpurs" by..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Black
"exterior door paint is Fine Paints of Europe. I just painted my brownstone front doors with... doors be painted with a gloss or high gloss paint? We swear by BM paint..the vinyl siding... black paint! I painted ovr white metal door black... however, it shows every scratch... hard door paints are enamel and fade resistant. Need to read up on the paint brand... will be painted shiney black inside and outside. At the very least, oil base paint..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Blue
Who knew having the blues could be so fun? These 8 exterior color palettes celebrate sunny-day skies to electric nights
"wondering if I paint the trim the same color and what color to paint the rest of the house... got the paint from the "mess up" shelf at Home Depot. Its from Behr Paints and the... of the paint or if the control number helps at all. We just painted our front door... know the paint company and color? And did you use semi-gloss or high gloss paint?... should the paint on the door be satin, or shiny? I am using Super Paint Satin in SW 7036..."
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..."
3 Exterior Paint Dilemmas, 7 Palette Solutions
"exterior paint colors and by coordinating the siding color with doors, roof and trim... newly painted, so she doesn't want to change that now, but she would like some ideas... Clockwise from top left, all from Sherwin-Williams: Roycroft Copper Red SW2839, Polished Mahogany... Clockwise from top left, all from Sherwin-Williams: Rice Paddy SW6414, Jasper SW6216 and Virtual... Clockwise from top left, all from Sherwin-Williams: Rural Green SW6418, Dark Night SW6237..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Bright Red
"exterior paint color palettes inspired by each image. Compare: More color palettes... originally painted red so that firefighters could find the main entrance to a living quarters... inspired to paint my front door red and have been so pleased with the outcome. I have... interested in painting it red. I went to this site and found the most in-depth info I've... finished painting my door red on my gray house with white trim! Took about 6 or 7 coats..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Purple
From grapelicious to lavender, a front door cloaked in the color of royalty might just reign supreme in the neighborhood
"currently painted dark brown, house is brick painted a cream color with dark brown trim... color we painted our front door purple. We love it! Have painted several front doors... it's only paint. A lovely example here of a front door painted purple to match the existing... doors painted purple. They just stand out as ugly front doors. Amazing, I thought... "pop," I painted the front door a raspberry purple. I love it, as of now, but it will..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Yellow
"bright painted doors! I've painted various bright colors on my front door but have... love to paint my front door yellow and am looking for just the right shade. The trouble... brick! I painted my cottage door butter yellow after being dark red for so long. It... serious. We painted our door a bright yellow last year and everyone compliments us on the... should also paint your door yellow if you follow feng shui and your door faces west. very..."