Question We will be installing light knotty pine walls in our bathroom. We also fell in love with a dark cherry wood vanity and floor Linen closet. Will these colors clash or do you think they will compliment one another? There is a white washer/dryer, toilet, and shower, with mauve carpet. I need all the input I can get. Thank you.
Answer Hi Linda,
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Knotty pine tends to lean toward a yellowish tone. It would work with the cherry vanity because that leans toward a red tone and is another primary color. The thing that concerns me is the mauve carpeting. That may lean toward pink OR purple depending on the exact shade. You may want to consider removing the carpet and using a cherry flooring. Carpeting in baths have proven to be problematic. If/when you have a leak, they're history.
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