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Old 06-22-2010, 07:21 AM   #1
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Picking the right color carpet

What color carpet looks good with grey walls?


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Old 06-22-2010, 07:28 AM   #2
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Purple with pink polka-dots and green stripes, of course.....
Or maybe red....



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Take some samples home and put them against the walls. Gray tends to change the shades of blue and green.
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It is very rare to have a true gray. Most will have an undertone that is only apparent after you choose the wrong color carpet.

Rusty has the answer. Bring home samples.
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