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4 Things You Can Paint To Add Color To Your Home

Struggling to incorporate new shades into your home? These tips and tricks might help you out


For a lot of people, neutrals are their best bet when decorating a space. However, as classic as it is, there are instances when it is more fun to mix-and-match different shades and tones. It can help you achieve balance in a space or liven up dull rooms without breaking the bank. To ease you into dipping your toes in color, here are four things around the home that you can start with: 

Main photo from: Ditmas Park Corner

Your front door

Leave a lasting impression on your guests with an entryway that will make them feel welcome into your jolly home. Bid basic, white doors goodbye for now and consider experimenting with playful hues that will give your house an interesting touch. 

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Photo from Coastal Living.

The ceiling

A great, unexpected way to give your home a color intervention is to splash your ceiling with a new hue. Whether you decide to go light or dark, adding depth to the underside of your roof will give accent walls a whole new meaning. 

3 Photo Pegs That Will Inspire You To Paint Your Ceiling 

Photo from Decoist.

The floors

Color washed floors are a fun surprise in any home especially for first-time guests. Aside from giving the space a nice pop, it's a great way to cover up imperfections on hardwood floors and a more affordable alternative to refinishing. Best part? Any surface from hardwood to concrete can be painted.

READ: 3 Reasons To Color Wash Your Floors

Photo from Jean Molesworth Kee via Pinterest.  

Accent furniture

If you're looking for a way to breathe new life into something well-loved, painting old furniture is a sure-fire solution. From faded loveseats to stained couches, these vintage pieces can be salvaged and used to create a statement in your space.

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Photo from Better After

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