Decorating & Furniture/Wall colors

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My daughter has a open floor plan in her home (kitchen, dining, and living room). Her sectional is a micro sage green, hard wood floors that are light with alittle red tone to it,an area rug with dk brown, tan, yellowgold, gray,greenbrown, and tan. The window treament is a light cocoa brown.Theyalso have a fireplace that is white tile and black front. What colors would you paint the room?

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Hi Lori,

Since the floorplan is an open concept plan all the walls should be painted the same.  Based on what you've told me, your daughter could use a cocoa brown, a medium to dark shade of tan, or a pale sage green.  Taupe is an option since it's a blend of browns and greys.  My favorite taupe is Glidden's Toasty Grey.

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Jenny

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