Decorating & Furniture/wall color


our dining room set is cream colored and our carpets are a light brown mix. whats a good wall color for paint. living room is a mint green

Hi Marty,

Thank you for contacting me at AllExperts with your question.

Wall color is the number one question I get.  While I think it's a personal preference, I have to recommend my number one answer for a neutral color:  Glidden's Toasty Grey, available from Glidden OR Home Depot.  

Having recently moved, I painted 4 rooms in this beautiful shade of taupe, and am so pleased with the results.  

Pairing it with a rich white on the baseboards and trims makes the room pop!

Try it and let me know what you think.


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