Layout Dilemma: Color for a Mediterranean Home

For a new home on Cyprus, Houzz consumer cdemosthenous has chosen for vivid, open and modern architecture. The inquiry is, what color to paint all of it? Click here to answer and to see more photographs of this hilltop home in the making!

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“The house is on a hilltop at Cyprus, and it’s largely unobstructed mountain views and approximately 7 levels of sea perspective,” says cdemosthenous. “Another thing to consider is that in Cyprus it becomes really hot (40 Celsius over 100 Fahrenheit), thus we do not wish to be baking at the house as well.”

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“We wanted to take maximum advantage of the views, that is why all the windows, and I am terrified the house will probably be too bright, even blinding.” Click on this link to talk about your color ideas and suggestions for keeping the house cool.

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Not only composed mostly of windows, this house is also fully open in plan. “The house at this time is being built as you can see — the living room, dining area and the kitchen are all open plan.”

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That is similar to it. For the pale-self-conscious, invite the delicate colors to the house using a couple of accessories like teapots and cups.

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Then decide on among the colours to work with to get a much more long-term opportunity of pastel on furniture or partitions. A couch that is yellowish makes an outstanding — not delicate! — Impact in this family room that is contemporary.

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Join in another pastel shade to actually get things going using a flower bouquet.

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White and yellow stripes accented feels Continental.com, not childish.

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Light-blue and yellow also interact in this chamber that is gone deeper in to land that is pale, however it really is nonetheless totally approachable for all.

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Pink is a more demanding one. Attempt pumping the playfulness up using a zebra print carpet to really possess the colour selection.

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Prepared to go allin? Combine multiple pastels throughout an area, from wall colour adopt and to bedspread the calming, delicate colors.

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Are you currently pro-pale? Why don’t we understand the manner in which you make use of the colours in the remarks.

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