If it were ME, I would stay consistent and do the fireplace in Cloud White for sure. Greige if you don't know is a term for a color that looks like yesterday's oatmeal. Do the cabniets need to be brought down to a primer coat before repainting from simply white to dove white. My question is what white would be good for a post and beem wood ceiling ? I would like to use Revere Pewter for the trim and torn between Cloud White or White Dove for the house. So yes, you might find Cloud White and ‘white’ too different from each other. Simply White looks great on cabinets as it’s fresh and bright and ‘looks white’ as long as you don’t have a cleaner white anywhere closeby. Hope that helps! Love BM matte finish so much better. What do you think? Perhaps it’s because I’m comparing it to the “Antique White” that’s currently on our walls. Cloud White is shown here with SW Creamy on the walls. It’s a lovely color, just the wrong finish. I am thinking of using simply white in my back living room that has a higher ceiling with two exposed beams and then either cloud white or white dove in the bedrooms. My favorite Benjamin Moore warm gray paint colors or sometimes we call the color, greige. Hi Kylie, Just ordered a gray couch. I want you to check out SAMPLIZE. I’d be hesitant to add a slightly different version of the ‘same thing’- in other words I’d stick with Oxford White. UNDERTONES MATTER, especially with whites. Will those colours looknok ? Here is the link if you are interested ð https://www.kylieminteriors.ca/online-decorating-design-services/. Online decorating and e-design, e-decor consultations. Because trim is most often relatively white, you WILL likely see the difference between your cabinets and your trims (particularly around windows and door casings that are close to the cabinets). Hardwood floors in med walnut. As for colour collections, Cloud White should be versatile enough to work with a multitude of colours and you shouldn’t have to limit yourself to the Historical Collection. I have a Theatre Grayish Green Arhaus Sectional. Thinking of a white for walls to brighten living room up. Hi Laura! I want my cabinets and trim to be the same and my walls and ceiling to be the same. Also, what finish trim do you recommend with a matte wall? (trims/appliances) or with the more modern white quartz/marble countertops. Thanks a lot! It isn’t always as great with icy cold colours, It’s often the top choice for trims and doors because it’s a familiar name in the paint world. Should I change all my trim to Cloud white?? As for lightening/darkening again, it depends on your exposure. I LOVE the greys and Greiges. Other whites I’m considering: However, I personally like the trim/doors/ceiling the same, but might be inclined to shift things a bit on the walls. I love the white dove and went with that for my kitchen cabinets. Hiya~ If it were ME, I would find it a bit too yellow for ceilings and trims and would lean more into BM Oxford White or BM Chantilly Lace even – I also love Simply White if you want a bit more warmth :). We want a warmer white but are facing west. ~Kylie. I am thinking that simply white would be best on all the trim as well but wondering about all the doors in the house and ceiling.? My cabinets that just arrived are Cloud white, beautiful! Your video was great!!! Thank you in advance for your help, Simply White is ‘so close’ to being white that doing anything other than it could look ‘off’. https://www.kylieminteriors.ca/online-decorating-design-services/ Benjamin Moore Classic Gray is one of my favorite off-white paint colors. This was said by a professional painter. I have several blog posts dedicated to this topic such as: I would look at satin or pearl finish though, just so it isn’t TOO reflective ð. What’s your favortite light grey for cabinets?! While I do my best to answer ‘generic’ decorating/paint questions, when it comes to specific rooms/needs I direct my readers to my Online Consulting, this way I can look at photos and spend some quality time with you and your home! cloud white, Thanks for your advice. I donât want something so white that the ceilings look dingy. We are renovating our kitchen with cabinets painted ‘November rain’ and the island ‘october mist’. Thanks Kylie! “Benjamin Moore's Sterling is a fantastic go-to gray. I will probably be using Edgecomb Grey in most rooms. Hi there! "Benjamin Moore Stonington Gray HC-170 is my tried-and-true favorite gray. Cloud White is popular because it sits right in the middle of things with its warm, but still relatively neutral undertones. I am having my cabinets painted white. But before we get into the Wild World of White, I want to answer a question that I’m asked ALL the time in my Online Colour Consulting…. I informed him I wanted the kitchen cabinets, master bath vanity and all the doors painted the same color as the 1/2 bath vanity….. the color came out WHITE! This is whats keeping me from starting to use this colour. Not necessarily farmhouse style. I am considering repainting the trim and built-in in this room. You can also look at SW Alabaster and Whitetail which are also beautiful warm whites… I discovered Benjamin Moore Soft Chamois from one of my favorite designers, Phoebe Howard. What about the ceilings? Kitchen cabinets are creamy white. Great article on Whites. Some say it looks yellow and dirty compared to some sort of bright white. ~Kylie. Which is a cold white. I am building a new house & my cabinets are simply white. What are you thoughts about Benjamin Moore Mountain peak white? Hello, Used satin instead of matte. Thanks so much for your advice. I have narrowed it down to 3 “white” paint colors for our remodel when I stumbled upon this post and they are Simply White, White Dove, and Cloud White! Our home style is a blend of cottage, craftsman, rustic, modern. If you have better suggestions, I would love it! I did this and had them add 4 ounces to a gallon . ~Kylie, Hi Kylie, I’m super late finding this article but would love some advice please. I feel that it goes too creamy for my taste in a couple of different areas, especially in our northern lit room. If you’re still twitchy, SW Pure White can be a nice balance as it’s not QUITE as warm as the others, but still not stark white by any stretch. Hi Angie! So informative and generous. I have a question I haven’t seen answered after poring through countless pages and comments, though surely I’m not alone in having this quandary. Any suggestions? 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