DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (http://www.diychatroom.com/)
-   Interior Decorating (http://www.diychatroom.com/f50/)
-   -   Skirting board - paint colour (http://www.diychatroom.com/f50/skirting-board-paint-colour-162252/)

richtea 11-05-2012 09:03 AM

Skirting board - paint colour
 
Ive just finished painting my living & dining room walls, in a very, very pale silvery grey colour looks almost white in some lights. Although Ive decided to use a satinwood for the skirting boards (quite deep skirting) , my question is would the skirting colour look better a darker shade, a brilliant white or the same colours a walls, but satin finish ? What do u think would look best ?

joecaption 11-05-2012 10:46 AM

Got a picture?
Do you mean baseboards?
Skirts in the US are the boards on the sides of a set of steps.

richtea 11-05-2012 10:58 AM

Yes, basedboards, that join the floor to the wall, and go around the bottom edge of the wall

richtea 11-05-2012 10:59 AM

Yes, baseboards, that join the floor to the wall, and go around the bottom edge of the wall.

chrisn 11-05-2012 04:33 PM

White semi gloss:yes:

user1007 11-05-2012 05:10 PM

Don't go white, white though as it may look to stark against your subtle wall color or make things looks somewhat dirty. Pick an off white. There are over 100 in the Benjamin Moore color fan.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:05 AM.


Copyright 2003-2014 Escalate Media LP. All Rights Reserved