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Should I paint my antique mantle?

labtechcarla01November 27, 2012
I have light blue walls and wide white mouldings on my new condo. My living room furniture is brown. I have various other wooden furniture and 2 pale green slipper chairs. I am getting an antique wooden mantle . Should I paint it white? I am concerned my room will be too dark otherwise
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lefty47
HI -- If you could show us a photo of the mantel and some of your room , then we can comment. Thanks
    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 2:38PM
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mmilos
If the wood antique mantle doesn't relate to any of your other wood finishes, I would paint it white to match the trim. Post some pictures of your space for better feedback!
    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 2:40PM
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labtechcarla01
Here isn't living room. We just moved in and haven't finished decorating . Should I paint the mantle white?
    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 2:43PM
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janishill
Where are you going to put the mantle?
    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 3:10PM
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labtechcarla01
I am putting it where the electric fireplace is. The tv will be on the mantle
    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 4:50PM
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