Red and brown hues in the counters offset a light green wall color. A farmhouse sink pops against dark counters and cabinetry. Floating shelves offer a convenient space for kitchen necessities while still retaining a sleek, clean appearance.
The mix of materials on the countertop and along the backsplash work because the palette is the same rich orange, similar to the Benjamin Moore metallic wall paint, and offset by a large expanse of off-white linen painted cabinetry.
The sleek, contemporary dresser provides much-needed storage in this gender-neutral nursery. The white walls and ceiling are offset by the warm woods of the dresser and floors, while an eclectic mix of accessories add personality to the room.
The clean gray wall space and light elegance of the living room are offset with a traditional fireplace mantel, green upholstered club chairs and a Chesterfield sofa whose symmetrical arrangement brings a vintage library feel to this eclectic living room.
Never be isolated from your dinner guests in this open-plan dining room and kitchen, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows for plenty of natural light. Dark hardwoods offset white upholstered chairs, light gray walls with white crown molding, and light marble countertops.
This master bedroom opens up to the en suite but still feels private thanks to a dividing wall and offset entry. The white faux fur throw softens sharp lines and brown tones in the contemporary design. A wallpapered built-in bookshelf highlights quirky decorative plates.
The accent wall in this cool boy's bedroom shows off detailed wood grain, becoming a dynamic neutral backdrop for colorful art. Throughout the rest of the room, gray, black and white offsets rainbow pops in a display that feel bright and energetic and thoroughly masculine.
The new first-floor master suite includes a spacious bedroom with wall paint in a soothing cool-tone gray offset by a classic Persian rug in bold red and a king-sized bed with substantive wooden bedframe and button-tufted headboard, both in charcoal gray.
This upstairs living area overlooks the lower floor from glass walls, making the smaller space feel spacious and open. Grainy gray fabric on the sofa and armless chair create a lovely textural look to offset the smooth white walls and hardwood flooring. A modern square coffee table features a solid black base with a glass tabletop.
A gray stone accent wall provides a rustic backdrop for this cabin's living room, and contemporary furnishings offset the rusticity with graceful style and impactful pizzazz. A subtly striped armchair and rug lend a faint pattern to the space, and a metallic lamp adds a bold punch of personality.
Braving an unconventional wall pattern — like this wallpaper with signature black and white faces by Piero Fornasetti — is a great way to create a strong impact in a small space. The overall black and white motif in this eclectic powder room is offset by the bold red vanity.
The custom shelving unit delineates the dining room from the living room while providing storage space on both ends. Pale gray walls are offset by warm and lively accents across the room – a coral armchair, an electric fireplace and a potted fern – creating a cozy and eclectic whole.
Designers Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak of HGTV's Good Bones wanted to create a beachy feel in this formal dining room, so they added a new coat of pale pink paint to the walls. Then, on an accent wall, the duo used coral paint to create a striped accent wall, upon which a beach painting is hung. To offset this comfortable vibe, traditional furniture creates an elegant space.
In this transitional stairwell, the eye is stimulated by the geometrical woodwork and offset by the hanging art that was once a tool to move air and shoo away the flies in a horse stable. The white railing provides contrast against the gray walls, making the space even more visually appealing.
The dining table in this transitional dining room is offset into the bay window to allow open circulation between the connected rooms. The charcoal-gray walls are trimmed in white for a bold look. Simple white chairs surround the sleek wood dining table below a sputnik-style chandelier.
This spacious walk-in shower makes the master bathroom a luxurious retreat. The white tile is offset and warmed by a wood stripe running across the walls, while a built-in bench offers a handy spot to sit and relax.
Black and white tiles make this walk-in shower a visually stunning feature of this modern bathroom. The honeycomb black tile floor offsets the white rectangular tile walls. Black and white patterned soap inset and shower seat give an artistic flair, while black-framed glass creates a bold look. Brass fixtures add bold touches.
A large entryway into the new sitting room/guest room makes the space feel open. A set of sliding barn doors create privacy when necessary and add a beautiful wood detail to compliment the exposed beams, natural wood coffee table and hardwood floor. A stone fireplace surround brings beautiful texture to offset the smooth leather armchair and soft blue walls.