Decorating & Furniture/wood paneling


okay, i just bought a green sectional and a dark cherry wood coffee table and end table to match. my walls in my living room right now are a "70's looking" wood panel. i need to change this panel look into something more up to date. i was thinking beige textured walls. what do you suggest and what is the cheapest way to do it?

You can add texture atop the paneling if you choose, and then paint it.  You may want to consider simply painting the panels instead.  Regardless, you must prime first with a non-pourous surface primer like Kilz.  Allow that to thoroughly dry, then add the texture and allow it to dry overnight before you paint.


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