Decorating & Furniture/wall color


I will be renting a condo soon and will be allowed to paint. I was really wanting to paint the living room walls a sage green color, but when I visited the condo again I found that the owner has put in new dark emerald green carpet(only in the LR, thank goodness) since the last time I saw it! This doesn't go with any colors that I think I would like in my living room, can you suggest anything that I may not have thought of? There is also a new chair rail around the room, what can I do with that? Thanks!

Since you like sage green, take another look at some color samples and compare them to the carpet color for compatibility.  I'm sure you'll find a suitable green for the walls.  If not, consider a khaki or taupe shade, and paint the chair rail white.  

Hope this helps.

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