This bright yellow home exterior pops against the white molding, columns and gray roof. Typical of the Cape Cod style, dormer windows are painted the same yellow color. White columns add visual interest to the spacious front porch area, creating a classic American design. Lush landscaping and white front porch furniture add to the home's curb appeal.
Exposed white beams and walls painted in a chalky white create a crisp palette for this bedroom. Antique French linens and furniture upholstered in vintage menswear fabrics add to the soft look. A dark fireplace with a white mantel provides a lovely focal point and offers a cozy sitting area in the space.
This painted-brick archway opens to a gorgeous courtyard complete with manicured greenery and large trees. The red brick path is the perfect colorful complement to the black and white home and looks perfect with the surrounding flora and iron patio furniture.
The exposed beams called for a "rustic" feel that was relaxed and fun. The designers added the sisal rug and neutral tones in the furniture. The color was brought in through the artwork and bookshelf. Overall the mix of midcentury furniture, minimal dining table, lighting and great artwork makes the room fresh but a relaxed space to gather with friends and family.
The reason for the large, painted stripe behind the clients' white-framed painting was so it "popped" off the white wall. Before that was done, the painting got lost and did not have the contrast it needed.
This coastal bedroom for kids is painted in a neutral Heron Plume from Sherwin Williams. Decorative paddles and artwork from Home Goods adorn the walls, and twin beds from Universal Furniture are dressed in blue and white linens and pillows from Pottery Barn Kids.
To make the white walls of this modern space pop, designers painted the mantel black and used black accents and furniture for contrast. This additional color warms up this area and draws the eye to the mantel, which is the focal point of this space.
This contemporary living room design features a classic front door, tufted neutral furniture and a black and white wallpapered accent wall. A stylish gray paint adorns the walls creating a calm, light look. Stylish decorations top the mantle over the white fireplace surround.
Lattice-inspired wallpaper and a large floral painting animate this boho-tropical dining room. Pink throw pillows add the perfect pop of color, while all-white furniture and mixed seating feels fresh and lively.
As seen on HGTV's Buying and Selling, this living room was given a fresh coat of white paint, while the fireplace was resurfaced with modern mosaic tile and black paint. Sleek, contemporary furniture and modern art pieces suggest a minimalist feel. New, airy white drapes let natural light into the room.
This light and airy modern loft living space is created by combining comfortable, curved furniture with mixed textures, such as the leather tufted sofa and mohair, gray sofas. The brick walls have been painted a neutral white shade highlighting the curves of the three large windows.
The entryway of a Tudor-style home features ferns, vines and a floral wreath. Antique wicker furniture was painted charcoal gray to match the trim. The furniture is covered with black and white Sunbrella fabric trimmed in garden green. The bright green is repeated on the wicker stool and the fringed pillows.
The view into the dining area shows how the white painted ship lap accent wall allows the plants and wood furniture to come to life. White chairs at the ends of the table add an extra pop of style to the dining set up. Hanging succulents and indoor plants add natural life and color to the design.
As seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper, Chip and Jo turned the home's living room into a bright, clean space with refinished wood floors and light gray paint with white trim. Cozy white furniture surrounds an old wooden decorative mantle.
Step into a Mondrian painting and it might feel something like this chic modern apartment. Blocks of vibrant color—purple, yellow, red—saturate the walls, crisp punctuation to the creams and white of the furniture and flooring.
In this after photo, DIY blogger Yuni Min shows how you can totally remake your room without breaking the bank, simply by painting and refinishing. “If you’re on a budget, try some simple DIY changes with paint, and it can really update the furniture completely,” says Min, who blogs at Love Your Abode. Min used Sherwin-Williams Pure White for the bed and updated the rest of the furniture with Velvet Finishes paint by Kellie Smith, gold spray paint and gold Rub-n-Buff wax metallic finish.