Brownhouse Design, Los Altos, CA
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October 17, 2011
jrnet wrote:
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is this wood paneling that you've painted over with white? I just purchased a home with 1980 real wood paneled 2 story walls. It's too dark, want to paint light. Any suggestions? Thanks!
    Bookmark   July 11, 2014 at 9:59AM
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Brownhouse Design, Los Altos, CA
The white is Benjamin Moore Swiss Coffee OC 45
    Bookmark   July 26, 2014 at 10:03PM
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August 31, 2011
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Here's a great site to purchase black and white checkered floor

They have it in small width size and large width size for small or large projects. Like kitchens & garages for the large size width and bathroom, laundry or car trailers for the small width. Only takes about a week to get.
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Is the floor a rug, or is the wood painted ?
    Bookmark   August 25, 2014 at 4:51PM
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August 16, 2011
laurie wrote:
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Me 4th
    Bookmark   June 5, 2013 at 9:12PM
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any idea where the chandelier is from?
    Bookmark   June 14, 2013 at 9:32PM
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September 19, 2014
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The Shabby Nest added this to Panelled Walls Dress Up Your Living Space
Board and batten wainscoting gives this entry a sophisticated feel. This look is just as easily at home in a country cottage as it is in this traditional home.
A painted runner in black and white checks adds interest to this entryway.
Erika Ward - Erika Ward Interiors added this to The Wonders of Wainscoting
Here is another illustration of the same technique. This cathedral-height foyer uses paneling combined with a checkered floor to ground the space while a formidable chandelier takes full advantage of the soaring ceilings.

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Brad Barez added this to Brad Barez's Ideas
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February 20, 2015
like the chandelier
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light fixture
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February 17, 2015
Wood floor for pv
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see paneling for our archways
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love bold harlequin floor
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Under stairs
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Laundry floor?
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Porte et sa couleur
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stained glass by front door
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Swiss coffe oc 45
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January 26, 2015
The floor is made to look like a rug
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January 25, 2015
panelling and stair detail
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door way trim
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Door and walls
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Outside door wall
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Color and door
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Corridor and kitchen floor ideas
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floor and door
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Stair wainscoting
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The floor
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Mix of tile and wood flooring
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Checkered floor
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door stain
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hall and stairway
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Integration of tile into hardwood
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for center hallway!!
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Back stairs
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Under stair idea
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Paneled wall
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combination of tile and wood look
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Trim above door
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Amazing floor
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interesting floor idea - not sure if this is tile or wood painted, not clear from comments
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checkered floor
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Open hallway
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Apricot with black and white
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benjamin moore swiss coffee
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Fake rug
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double height interior portico entrance w panelling
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2 story entrance
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practical hall floor inset in wood
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Hardwood boarder around the tile...
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inlaid black and white tile
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Black and white tile with wood around.
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board n batten
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perspective on runners
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2 story entry example
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border of wood around tile
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This foyer is open but tight, the white paneling makes it feel more spacious but the apricot color above the paneling keeps it warm. Love the light fixture. Love the look.
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Trim on base of stairs
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Nice flooring
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High paneling
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Tiled hallway
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The front door
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like the blue and yellow together
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Panelling by stairs
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2 story foyer
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Center hall
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Wood working
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Céramique noire et blanc dans l'entrée
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Door trim
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checkered floor
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Hall idea
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unconventional note wood borders
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front door
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Paneling in foyer
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Open up doors to sitting room & dining room???
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Light in foyer
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Stairs nuur
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Hallway door
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Stairs wall
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wainscoting stairs
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have a rug with the checkerboard
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trim on stair wall
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Bead and batten stairs
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Check floor
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Checkered and wood
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paint the kitch floors?
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painted floors and moldings
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Painted datto
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идея пол в коридоре
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hout en steen vloer
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wainscoting a trim around opening
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Floor with black from other shot
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Wall color on top
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Doorway, paneling
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This floor, always.
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Stairs molding
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board & batten
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On small wall going downstairs
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paneling on stairs
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Grand entry
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Black & White Tile
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Entrée à mon goût
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Stair doors
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Hardwood and checker board
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wainscot hallway
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Moulding inside
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I like the color of this door.
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Kitchen entrance floor
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Swiss Coffee
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Stair wall
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tile entry
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panel ideas
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Contrast not nice
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Tiles for hallway from garage
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Stair treads bannister
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front door
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Tall wainscot color
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Front hall?
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Checkered floor, wall color, wood
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Love the black and white tile and color in room.
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Nice foyer
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June 19, 2014
we can change the color to cream and grey
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Around entry to laundry room
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entry way
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Front door
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Light fixture
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Entrance floor alternative (cheap)
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May 27, 2014
the opening to the left of this picture as wide as the opening between the LR and DR of our house. They used molding to frame out the opening. Also, the wainscoting in the room that it opens into is high, like I like.
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