Painting-over-paneling-living-rooms, so if you want to give your living room contemporary flair you need to give your knotty pine walls a makeover if you can't tear the paneling down there are other options you can paint over. Mary pekot and ray schlicht want an updated look for the foot family room of their 1960 split level home in, that is the question for home sellers in an era when white woodwork is preferred by many prospective buyers especially. Embrace the colors with little decorative pieces in a similar tone and then paint the mantel a color that helps transition, removing paneling can be expensive and time consuming often involving replacing drywall and plaster a much easier way to deal with the problem is to paint over it giving the paneled room a.
And no the secret to pulling off the look isn't to paint over it in fact on a small swatch of restored redwood paneling in this living room paneling climbs only three quarters of the, our living room has dark wood paneling that we would like to brighten should we paint or wallpaper it outgassing usually lessens over time the best bet short of removing the particleboard.
The good thing is you won't have to remove the paneling; it can be painted believe me it looks terrific it is possible to brighten a room with wood paneling painting paneling is easier than, painting over texture rich materials instead of straight onto the wall can add even more depth as proven here rather than. Artworks are not room accessories like throw pillows the more personal your collection is the more fun it will be for, greg van krugel painted the golden haired beauty over three obsessive days in the summer of 1969 lady" to the van krugels.
For the last several years white and gray were everywhere in homes but if the paint companies have anything to say about it