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Design Sleuth: The Perfect Gold Paint

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Sep 13, 2014 01:05 AM
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by Julie Carlson last modified Sep 12, 2014

Nothing says glamour like a gold-painted front door (it sounds gaudy, but done right it can be surprisingly understated). Above: One of our favorite front doors; see the whole project in today's post  A Walk on the Wild Side, Small-Space Edition . Above: Though the name is a bit misleading, we think opaque Warm Silver is the perfect shade. It's not too bright or too yellow, and it has a subdued shiny finish. Above: A 32-ounce pot of Modern Masters Warm Silver Metallic Paint is $36.74 from Amazon.  See more at Palette & Paints: Modern Masters Metallic Wall Paint . And find the perfect color to mix with metallics in our Palette & Paints series, which includes expert advice on Happiness-Inducing Shades . More Stories from Remodelista Remodeling 101: Flush Electrical Outlets Remodeling 101: Where to Locate Electrical Outlets, Living Room Edition Expert Advice: 15 Secrets for Saving Money on a Remodel





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