As much as homes protect people, people, in turn, protect homes. Over time, the elements of nature have a way of transforming an abandoned home into shambles. It takes extra work to bring a neglected house back to life, but the savings and the accomplishment it brings can be worth it. It was completely worth it for Sarah and Kalyn Gibson and their 1920s home.Sarah, designer and blogger, her husband Kalyn, a financial controller, and their giant schnauzer, Finn, began searching for a home…
"Green is a soothing color. Traditionally, it's associated with healing. This is a sage green that stays muted, even with the sun on it (Benjamin Moore Creekside Green). It makes me feel relaxed. It's not a color that is shouting to be noticed. It's calm and comfortable." -Amelia T. Handegan
Sage Advice - Stained-wood or neutral-painted furniture fits easily into a room painted with a contrasting color. The sage green walls in this dining area balance the orange hues in the wood. The natural shade of green also complements the traditional country feel of the furniture and the room.
Benjamin Moore 2015 Colour of the Year - Guilford Green - Kylie M InteriorsGuilford Green is the perfect complement to wood tones as it’s cool tone naturally reacts with warm toned woods to create a balanced palette.