What color for these built in shelves? And do they need trim?
I want to de-emphasize the pinky-orangey tones. Would a dark gray do that or no? Should the shelves and wall behind be painted the same color? We are painting the walls gray-with a hint of green. The floor will be a dark wood look. Kitchen is open to this space and will have off white shaker type cabs with soapstone and butcher block countertops.
There was scalloped trim on the front edges that I removed cause I am not a scalloped type person but I am wondering if I should put some other type of trim on them to dress it up a bit? Here's what they looked like with the trim: