As if once was not enough I was honored once again as one of the highlighted designers in Fox News Magazine, 9 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Look Bigger.
Many assume white paint can make your home appear wider and more airy, but some interior designers believe this decorating fable can actually cause more harm than good. “Painting your home white is often a huge misconception in making a home appear larger,” explains Amanda Gates,who specializes in residential interior design. “If your home gets little light, a pure white paint can come off as shadowy and dirty, making the space feel dreary.” Gates recommends using a darker shade, which won’t require the frequent upkeeps as white does. “It helps the space appear larger and create a more intimate feeling, making the space cozy, like the kitchen above.”
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