Always apply multiple light coats of spray paint, rather one or two heavy coats. If you do heavy coats and don’t wait long enough in between coats, you run the risk of having that permanently “sticky” feeling on the piece. Hold the can about 8″ away and just spray a light coat, overlapping each pass and releasing at the end of each.
Fun, conical, metal pendant lights excite and provide extra light above the attractive kitchen island in this transitional kitchen. Sleek lines and contemporary updates work with the neutral palette, painted industrial chairs and dark flooring to create a contemporary country feel.
This modern open concept kitchen and dining room has wood cabinets, coffered ceiling, exposed beams, and oak floors, with a blue painted work island, custom metal vent hood, and midcentury modern furnishings.
On HGTV's Fixer Upper, this shotgun home was totally transformed from the inside out. The house itself was moved from one location to another and the area on top was extended to create a loft area. The home features new windows, front porch, brick skirt and attractive landscaping.
The 2019 Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens is situated on 5 acres in the leafy Buckhead neighborhood. The 12,268 square foot home features Lowcountry inspired elements including painted brick, metal roofing and timber columns and multiple patios with French doors to connect indoors and out.
In a small space, you are already saving money by not buying a big outdoor furniture set, but cut your costs even more by visiting home decor and garden stores after Labor Day for end-of-season deals on items such as chairs. If you find a used set of chairs instead, you can spray paint the metal to freshen the finish, says designer Julie Montgomery.
This hallway, clad in hand-scraped maple flooring, leads to the home’s mudroom and kitchen. The end of the hall leading to the mudroom features an accent wall in a copper shade, clad in beetle-kill pine and stained with diluted wall paint. A metal coat rack allows for ample storage space for everyday coats and other clothing. The interior hallway door with its rich wood and frosted glass, adds to the overall style and sophistication of this space.