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Questions about the aesthetics of, how-to and suggestions for designing and decorating a personal or commercial space.
well if the mirror has a frame then you could paint it multicoloredit really depends on who's room it is in because you couldn't havea rainbow mirror in an old man's room. So anything would do as longas it is in the right place
yes i used to have them and it looked stunning especially with asoft pastely color (like lavender or baby pink) but you can have itin any colored room you like.
Sure. I've painted beauty salons in every colour you can imagine. The key to making it work is how you accessorize. Gray is good because it's neutral and allows you to choose accessories that create any atmosphere you want. Modern, contemporary, kitsch, funky, classical, folksy.. I suggest that you...
As I say a lot with questions like these, they're personal questions, but I try my best to influence/help the decision. When my brother redecorated his room he recolored it blue... that's really all I can say... The best place to start with decorating your room is your wardrobe.. what colours do...
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pink and black red and black pink and brown yellow and blue pink and white red and white light purple and light blue -lime green and different shades of blue dark blue and dark purple black and orange light purple and white blue and orange(sometimes) -blue and silver green...
It is typically made of some type of starch mixed with water.
Now that's a loaded question !! It would depend on a lot of things. What type of flooring do you have now and what type are you putting in, will there be a lot of prep work to do, or is it a new building? Are there a lot of jogs or angles to deal with? You would be far better off to phone a few...
It is a mineral which can be pressed and used instead of glass.
Table decor is anything placed on a table surface to decorate the table. Most often this is a centerpiece, placed in the center of the table. It could be a vase, candles, a flower arrangement, a small piece of sculpture or any other object or groups of objects. Here in New Orleans at this time on...
Lovely as this finish is, it is time consuming and quite expensive, not to mention not very easy to clean. I would not recommend doing this treatment in a hallway, kitchen, bathroom or any other high-traffic area... but it would lend a certain luxuriousness to a bedroom or even a formal living room....
Rococo "Late Baroque", is an 18th-century artistic movement andstyle, affecting many aspects of the arts includingpainting, sculpture, architecture, interior design, decoration,literature, music, and theatre. It developed in the early 18thcentury in Paris, France as a reaction against the...
Every manufacturer makes many different models and all of them are different dimensions, no standard dimension. I would go to Home Depot or Lowes website & pick one I like & they will have the specs on there so you would know.
Fred Meyer stores carries various brands of paint. Some of theirmost popular brands are Miller Paint and Dutch Boy.
Actually is is possible to change the radio, and HVAC controls. Head over to www.mazda3forums.com and look under interior modifications. Answer There is no way to change the color of the illumination on the instrument panel. This guy says you can but I tried hitting this button on my Mazda 3 and...
It depends what kind of state it is in...if it is in a bad one then maybe a bit of lining paper or thick white paint will be fine x
Between 1,200 and 1,600 square feet.
There is a product called Goof that does a pretty good job. Assuming the paint is fresh, if you are quick about cleaning the Goof off, it shouldn't lift the finish on the floor. Depending on the finish on the floor and how long the paint has been there, you might be able to scrape or peel it off...
A large feather is best, but fine longer haired brushes also work. To make good lines it is best to slowly roll your veining tool between your fingers as you jerk and wiggle your arm across the surface. I often look away for a couple inches so that the lines don't look too controlled.
There are two types of graffiti-resistant coatings, sacrificial, where the coating is dissolved/sacrificied at a point of vandalism and a new patch applied to the area; and non-sacrificial, which provides a sealed surface from which graffiti can be removed using a specialized cleaning product...
figure at least 100 dollars a square foot this will get you in the ballpark
Are you talking about wood that is maple colour? All wood has itsown characteristic colour and grain pattern. To choose wallcolours, wall paper or fabrics that will enhance your maple woodpiece, think about the main hues in the finish. Do you like coloursto contrast or marry? As a good starting...
Depends on what kind of black it is. Is it glossy or matte, is it very dark or light black... Also depends on how big the room is in comparison to the size of the furniture. Black is a classically neutral colour. It looks great with any colour you can think of. If you are looking for...
You could have it professionally painted
Colour is powerful. Colour can lift our mood so selecting the rightshade of a colour for a room is vital. Pastel pink is trending thisyear. If you are creating a soft look dried flowers are sobeautiful in any room. For a bed room you could use a duck egg bluechair against a light pink wall. If you...
Not all of them are. Both jobs are what is seen and both require a certain skill level, especially the plaster work. I have been a painter and plasterer for 7 years and women are always afraid of the outcome because they think that men just want to get the job done with no understanding that it...
If the curtains and the drape are in the same colours, or contains the same patterns - yes, they match.
The oldest and easiest way I know of is to light the candle and let the wax drip into the bottom of the holder and then set the candle in a straight position into the warm wax. You can also use floral clay or any similar material in place of the wax.
It can. Burt be careful of the "bluish" part of the grey. It might make the room look "bedroomy." Better to have a grey that goes more to taupe - which is an excellent color to compliment soft yellow.
Batik, with wax, fabric pens, sewing, applique and embroidery.
I think using the new neutrals such as taupe, grey, mid-tones in tans, toned down mustard shades...all of these provide a sophisticated and rich backdrop for the furnishings. Save the bold or bright colors for accents.
External decorations in terms of drama definition means the thingsused to change or transform the physical appearence of acharacter.................P.S this answer is coming from a 11 yearsold child. Answer.com I would be verry shame of this p.s I am fromjamaica
Watch the HGTV show "Design On A Dime", and search that show's archives about specific subects of interest to you. Home Depot and Lowes both have free seminars on a large variety of subjects. First step is to decide how you want to use each space and set a budget or decide what you want and how long...
Black, red, blue, green, yellow...there's thousands of colours that could get you to a matching point with pink & grey.
Going from RED to Green Red-Purple, Purple, Blue-purple, Blue, Blue-Green Going from GREEN to RED Yellow-Green, Yellow, Yellow-Orange, Orange, Red-Orange.
for me personally i think a brownish looks good with wood.
Orange, pink, and purple is a rather unusual combination of colors. Whether or not they go together really depends on the shade. Purple and pink are seen together quite often, and provided the shade of purple is more of a true purple, and the pink is a lighter pink, they will look fine together....
Depending on your creativity and how much money you wanted to spend, you could buy or make various designs to use. For both rooms, you could buy a wallpaper border showing animals playing drums. For the bathroom, using a stiff material, you could make a pouch to hold an extra roll of toilet paper,...
Okay. When i was a child, i had a younger sister. Let me tell you, we HATED it because we had to share rooms. If at all possible, i would try to get 2 rooms. But, back to the question. I would try to get 2 different beds, on opposite sides of the room. Have the boys toys on his side and the girls on...
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Assuming the room is 9 ft by 13 ft (the question does not say so), the area would be 9*13 = 117 square feet
The height artwork is placed on the wall is determined more by the use of the room and the people who frequent it than by the size of the wall. In most rooms the artwork should be hung at approximately eye level (for were you are most likely to be viewing it - standing, sitting, reclining). If...
Square footage requires two measures of a rectangular room. There is only one measure given.
If all of your trim, including the shutters are green, you can: 1) pick a different shade of the green, to keep the colour scheme. 2) use a different shade of the yellow, also to keep the colour scheme going. 3) pick a white, which goes with very nearly everything. 4) paint it blue, it will...
In decorating, lines are used in many ways. Lines guide the eye to focal points. Lines are also used to create designs within a space. Another way lines are used is to give the appearance of a higher ceiling or longer room depending on whether the lines are vertical or horizontal.
Several factors influence cabinetry color such as the floor color, window and door trim and "adjacency" - which means that the selections made for the kitchen need to be compatible with and provide a pleasing "flow" to adjacent rooms. White cabinetry always looks fresh and clean. Having the upper...
For wall hangings, you should design how it can be hung at the time you're designing the hanging. You should also consider the strength of the support in relation to the weight of the hanging. Gauge the appropriate size of hangings to the space where you plan to hang them before you start. An...
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An attic bedroom (see Comments) is a great space to decorate. Start by looking at your wardrobe... What is your favourite colour (or the colour you wear the most often. This is a great place to get your ideas. If the colours you wear most are dark, you may not want to paint all your walls quite...
What is under the linoleum? If it is stuck down well, you can put new tiles on there once. However, if you get to "the bottom of things," you may be able to fill in any dips in the floor and correct any other issues that will make your vinyl tiles look even better. It will take elbow grease and a...
Assuming the room is 20 ft by 18 ft (the question does not say so), the area would be 20*18 = 360 square feet
The two easiest ways to lighten the rooms are paint (light colours) and artificial light. - Painting your rooms with light or bright colours, -very pale yellows and creams (warm colours), or greens and blues (cool colours) work well to give the room personality (as opposed to leaving the walls...
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Assuming the room is 15 ft by 10 ft (the question does not say so), the area would be 15*10 = 150 square feet.
Wallpaper Different woods have different colours
At fifteen, you will have some ideas about your favourite things, colours, fashions etc. That is where your inspiration should come from. Start with your clothing. Do you wear a lot of any one colour? If you wear a colour because a) it make you happy and b) it looks good on you (not just because...
In a child's or young woman's room, go to a very soft pink in the same colour family as the sheets. Use lots of white in the trim, window treatments, furniture and accessories. Do not spend a fortune on this as most likely it won't last. As the child grows their taste will change and start to assert...
Assuming the room is 12 ft by 25 ft (the question does not say so), the area would be 12*25 = 300 square feet
Contact the manufacturer and ask if an MSDS (Material Data Safety Sheet) is available for the product.
1.Processing the Laminated Glass with EVA Film is different from the laminating with PVB Film. Difference in Oven: Laminating with PVB Film you need autoclave; laminating with EVA Film you need a simple oven: one-step laminating oven which is simpler and easier to process, and less cost to install...
This answer is assuming that you are asking about house paint. It really depends on the brown. If it is a brown that leans toward a green, then the pink will cancel out some of the green and the lightness of the pink will bring it towards a tan or beige. If it's already leaning toward red, like a...
Only if ingested. The chemical properties that make wet paint dangerous don't go away just because it dried.
To enhance the green in the tiles, use more green, either in the same or a darker tone. To compliment the green and brighten the room use yellow and/or white. To give it a more "masculine" or neutral look use tan or beige with lots of natural woods.
If you are doing a stencil or decorative figures on the shades, it will work as long as you don't try to put the paint on too thick or try to made solid lines.
Dipping a sponge in warm water, bleach, and a scrub brush, willclean outside vinyl siding. This way will take a long time,especially without soap and heavy water. The quickest and easiestway to clean the siding is to power wash it.
Assuming the room is 12 ft by 12 ft (the question does not say so),the area would be 12 x 12 = 144 square feet
pictures of your topic, stickers, cool lettering, writing has a background design, maps, diagrams, t-chart, real objects that relate to your topic example; leaf from outside glued on if topic is fall/autum
Preparing an Exterior Surface for Painting It's ideal to have a clean surface before you start paintingwhether interior or exterior. As opposed to an interior paintingjob, when it comes to clean an exterior surface, you should be ableto use a pressure washer run with an air compressor with the...
A bathroom is the very best room in any home or apartment to decorate. This is where you can let your imagination and personal taste run as wild and exotic as you'd like... think about it, how long does anyone really spend in a bathroom? I once moved into an apartment (with only the one bathroom)...
Depending on if this is a "family" bathroom, an en-suite in an adult's bedroom or a powder room. You want serviceability in a family bath. Depending on the life style of the adult, you can go for something a bit more "grown-up." And in a powder room, particularly in an adult household, you can go...
Black is a good colour to compliment gold. Alternatively, for something a bit different, try blue. Any and all shades of brown will work well, I would suggest a dark brown (chocolate). Greens also look great with gold. Many Eastern decorating schemes use pinks and oranges with gold to...
Depends on many factors. square footage, amount of furniture and texture of the walls.. Visit ProColorLLc.com for more info. those guys are paint estimating pros. and give many tips on interior painting.
These terms are often used when selecting a hotel room. AStandard room will be one of the cheapest and contain very littleextra. A Deluxe room is moderately priced and have a few morefeatures. Superior is the most expensive of the three and comesmore fully equipped. . But what each of these terms...
In an office with no windows your best choice is to place the desk in the area of the best light. Adding task lighting will also help. If you are an easily distracted person put the desk at a 90 degree angle to the door. I prefer to have my chair on the hinge side of the door because someone...
The first place to go is to the child. Ask him or her what colours they like. You would be surprised how sophisticated a twelve year old's decoration sense is. Admittedly you may get a request for a back or purple of lime green room, but these are all things you can work with. A client's...
If the table height is 29 inches standard then 120 inches is perfect fit, which gives the drop up to the floor.
1- Door & Window frames first (and the ceilings if applicable) 2- Next the Walls . 3- Then you finish off with the baseboards . The reason why it's important to paint the frames before the walls is that it is much easier to cut a strait line with your brush comfortably resting on a wall ...
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Answer:. Normally no. The Ceiling should be painted a lighter coler to add openness to the room.Usually ceiling white or about three shades lighter on the color chart (or more). This makes a room feel more open and not so closed in. Hope this helps.
This will depend entirely on where you intend to use the silver. If you are using it in "formal public space" for example a living room, or dinning room and are using the silver as the dominant colour in your decorating scheme, say in a feature wall, window treatments or fabrics for furniture, use...
Neutral cure silicone sealant are used in places where there is metal present. like galvanised iron , zincalume, aluminum flashing's, etc where acids can be harmful to the materials that hold the seal. however these silicone's are suitable for most sealing applications in any case.
In my time I have used garland over windows in place of valances; along banisters; on fireplace mantels, and to enhance the curve of an archway between my living room and dining room. They can be lighted, or not,depending on your taste, and the availability of an outlet. You can add silk flowers...
Sure. You can do it a variety of ways. One popular treatment is to create stripes that run horizontally across the wall. In a room with a chair rail, you often see one color above the rail and a second complimentary color below. Ragging or sponge painting one color over another is another example.
Actually, lime is big right now as is grey. An antique white or ivory to be more conservative. Shades of soft brown or tan are sophisticated. Just DO NOT paint the wall white! Aqua blue is a soothing cool colour. If you are painting a bedroom or other "quiet" room, you may want to combine it with...
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If you don't want to start over, get a soft cream paint and glaze mixture and do a rag or sponge treatment over the orange to soften it and lighten it. I had this happen with a client, and her reaction was to want to completely redo the room. I talked her into letting me do a "wash" over it, to...
A feature or focal wall does not have to be blank, a window is perfectly acceptable. If the window is centered in the wall, you can place the head of your bed beneath it. Many people, put a painting or art piece in this place, but a window is fine. It might be fun to do an elaborate window...
If the furniture in question is brown as in dark wood, you are in luck. Very nearly any colour will do well with natural dark woods. Deep wine or royal blue are sophisticated in an adult bedroom. Something lighter in a teen or tween's room would work better, lavender or peach in a young woman's room...