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Anny
I love that red and final orange kitchen! High gloss looks so good in there!
   
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palmbaymissy
Hi Susan. I'm designing a kitchen remodel for myself, but a property that will eventually become a rental and then a resale, probably after 3 years or so. I've designed a very traditional kitchen using cream cabinets with cocoa glaze, neutral quartz counters and stainless appliances and accessories. HOWEVER, I wanted to do the island in an aqua color or grayish blue to add some interest. My father is affraid this will make the property completely unappealing to future renters or buyers. It seems to be such a popular trend. I could go safe and just use a warm brown, but I LOVE blues. As a professional, what would your advice be?
   
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Susan Serra
Does the gray/blue tie in with colors in surrounding rooms? Will it be a soft color? Part of the question also is, will the color of this island drive the purchase of the home? From my frame of reference, I'd say no, it would not. If it were me and I "LOVED" blues as you say, I'd do what I love as long as it isn't something that is a very strong color...soft would be the way to go here and tying it into other rooms or with other accessories will be lovely. :)
   
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