Paint Colors

Thoughts on paint colors.  All from YoungHouseLove! Copying is flattery, right?

colors

For the Master Bedroom:

Black Pepper

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For the Dining Room:

Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter

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For the Family Room:

Nelson Blue

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For the Living Room:

Edgecomb Grey

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For the Hallways and Entryway:

Moonshine by Benjamin Moore

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or…. a darker gray

Benjamin Moore’s Gray Horse

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For the Kitchen:

TBD

Trim!

We definitely want to paint the trim a crisp white, but should we attempt to do this on our own? We’re definitely DIY-willing, but for something this major, maybe an expert would be best? And it would involve buying a heavy duty paint sprayer for the doors and cabinets…. 

Want: White for the trim and kitchen cabinets and subtle grey for the family room and living room built-ins.  And given floors in the kitchen and dining room are already a tan oak, we’d love to replace the carpet in the rest of the main floor rooms, with the same beauty!  The oak looks better then I thought  with white trim.

Current State:

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Inspiration for painting the trim white:

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Current State:

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Inspiration for the days ahead: 

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Master Bathroom Ideas

The Current State:

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Ideas:

– Paint all trim white (and possibly the entire house….)

– I actually like the color, but maybe repaint to white (crisp and clean bathroom is appealing)

– Paint vanity grey

– New vanity mirror (hoping to find one at TJMax for a steal) or frame existing mirror with some crown molding

– New bathroom hardware, including eco friendly shower head

– Add big rug to cover up the (ugly) tile and add hooks for towels

– Replace old doors with shower rod and curtain?

– The closet is IN the bathroom (not sure how I feel about that and def don’t want soggy clothes) and the current doors are on their last legs. Maybe a fresh coat of paint, some WD-40, and some mirrors?

– Touches of wood and a pink flower 🙂

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