Did you grow up believing that ceilings had to be white — or, at the very least, a paler version of the wall color. Dark ceilings, even black ones…can hide a multitude of sins, call attention to something you want to emphasize or instill a touch of drama. Here are some reasons to consider painting your […]
The first step for this room was a coat of paint in CC-740 Labrador Blue by Benjamin Moore. It’s soft, sophisticated and sets off against the warm tones in the room from wood floors to gold toned accessories. Designer Meg Quasim at Design Your Joy is known for using colour in a dining room, to […]
Elevate your style by adding a dark hue to your dining room! Green is a balancing colour, in the middle of the visible spectrum. Green is the balance between cool and warm tones. Green is the colour of balance and harmony and can, therefore, it is great for conversation and can be helpful in times […]
Drawing from Scandinavian design and a love of rich colors and warm wood, this couple creates a beautiful space with unique style. (via: Apartment Therapy) This surprising attic is great for storage and a guest room (walls: Gray Owl 2137-60) Gray Owl 2137-60 finishes off this living room look. A dash of drama with Gravel Gray 2127- […]
This is such a classic look and easy to achieve, especially for small spaces. Did you know that dark colors in a small room will blur the boundaries and look even bigger?! We love this idea for a library or den, even a living room. It’s simple, everything is painted out the same colour. Shelves, mantel on […]
This dining room by Terra Painting Services is sleek and modern, we love the shades of gray walls and ceilings. Ceilings is in HC-169 Coventry Grey; Walls in OC-52 Gray Owl by Benjamin Moore.
A wall in AF-155 Weimaraner by Benjamin Moore complements the wood textures on the floor and ceiling beams in this dining room.
Investing in colour doesn’t have to be expensive or permanent. This fun and colourful kitchen has a neutral base of white cabinets and light taupe flooring. By painting the walls teal it’s dramatic and fresh, by bringing in 3 main accent colours (in this case muted red) there is a sense of life and coziness. […]
One colour that you see everywhere in China is red, bright bold RED. From ancient times to modern day, China red is still used everywhere. They say it’s the colour that corresponds with fire, symbolizing good fortune and joy. Red is found everywhere Chinese decor, from doors, wall paint to furniture. Red is strictly forbidden […]
Never forget the ceiling when painting a room. The fifth wall (ceiling) is quite often left out and only painted white, while other times of course white is the perfect colour for it. We are talking about the rooms that are usually off whites or neutrals, the ones that need a kick start and a […]