kitchen wall color?

ShareherMay 14, 2012

I also posted this question in the Kitchens forum, because I wasn't sure where it fit best. I would really appreciate any input on paint colors for the kitchen. The painters are there now working.

We are painting the perimeter kitchen cabinets in BM revere pewter (soapstone counters) and the island cabinets a darker gray--SW Anonymous (white macaubus quartzite counters). The backsplash is a simple white subway.

Does anyone have any suggestions for wall colors? We are leaning towards keeping the trim (windows, baseboards, doors) a white to match the rest of the house.

Thanks! I think the end is in sight . . .

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Annie Deighnaugh

BM recommends raccoon hollow or Silver gray, both of which are nice....

    Bookmark   May 14, 2012 at 1:43PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Shareher

Thanks. The raccoon hollow is darker than I want. I think I'll sample silver gray--I was a bit worried about having too much going on in the kitchen, but maybe it would be fine.

    Bookmark   May 14, 2012 at 2:34PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
lynninnewmexico

No suggestions but am bumping this up for you. Let us know (with pics, please) what you end up using.

    Bookmark   May 15, 2012 at 9:16AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Shareher

Thanks. And I had the island color wrong--it is SW porpoise (one darker than anonymous).

I will post pics when I can. RIght now, everything is covered with plastic and brown wrap so there isn't much to see yet.

    Bookmark   May 15, 2012 at 10:39AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Where on Fence for Exterior Closet
I'm purchasing a "shed closet" to be installed...
Carrie B
TIGHT Space for Mirrors (Between the Light Fixture and Backsplash) :(
We are coming into the home stretch. Although there...
Monrovia Mom
Hardwood floors and adjoining room, help please
We are sanding and staining the wood in our living...
jtaime2
What wall color with these woods?
Helping a friend on her bedroom. Right now the wall...
debrak_2008
Bathroom Vanity Length
My Master Bath has a wall that is over 15 ft in length....
localeater
Sponsored Products
George Kovacs | VĂ©rin LED Large Bath Bar
$250.00 | YLighting
36" Pelos 2200 Series Stainless Steel Wall-Mount Range Hood - 900 CFM
Signature Hardware
Dover Chenille Area Rug
Home Decorators Collection
Pierce Pendant by George Kovacs
$110.00 | Lumens
LEM Style Bar Stool
IFN Modern
Home Decorators Area Rug: Checkered Field Green and Black 8' 6" x 13'
Home Depot
Lippa Dining Side Chair in Orange
$159.00 | LexMod
Four Ricamo Placemats
$135.00 | Horchow
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™