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07.16.14

Has anyone successfully painted over a completely black room? Trim, ceiling, moulding & walls EVERYTHING!!

Here are a few pics of my project: a completely black bathroom transformed. Let me know your thoughts. TMW
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  • Roy W
    Roy W Decatur, GA
    As different as night and day! It now looks designed to sell!
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    Lynn lewis L Orlando, FL
    wow!!!!
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  • TonyaM Williams
    TonyaM Williams Atlanta, GA
    @Roy@Harold@Julie--thanks guys Im glad you like the finished product! TMW
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  • TonyaM Williams
    TonyaM Williams Atlanta, GA
    @Cas S ---I am VERY happy they DID NOT install a black toilet...the bathroom may have imploded at that point :-)

    @Julie U--The difference is amazing you can truly see how big the room IS now..with the black paint created a vacuum and

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  • Jan Britt Interiors
    Jan Britt Interiors Marietta, GA
    Great job!
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  • TonyaM Williams
    TonyaM Williams Atlanta, GA
    @Jan--thanks....it was very rewarding to see the results...needless to say the color change made the room a much "happier" place. :-) TMW
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  • Susan B
    Susan B Morriston, FL
    Excellent job!
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  • Jenni H
    Jenni H Saint Louis, MO
    why, oh why, would anyone use that much black paint in one room? It looks so much better now!
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  • TonyaM Williams
    TonyaM Williams Atlanta, GA
    @jenniH--my client said once he started painting and realized his mistake in color choice he felt he was too far along to go back so he continued painting! ugh!!! But thankfully we were able to get this room back to a wonderful wall color with accent
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  • TonyaM Williams
    TonyaM Williams Atlanta, GA
    @Susan B--thanks! Glad you like it...the room is now much more inviting than the original black bathroom!--TMW
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  • Sherrie S
    Sherrie S Debary, FL
    Tonya, you did a beautiful job. What does the rest of the home look like. I ask that because the black was sooooooooooooo bad.
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  • Jonathan T
    Jonathan T Virginia Beach, VA
    Ms,Tonya what a beautiful job you done.I am a up and coming interior dercorator myself.It's my passion and I live and breath for it.I've been doing it for some time now.And hope that I can someday make it big as yourself.I love talking with new people
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  • Starlett L
    Starlett L Franklin, NC
    Use a primer blocker and have at it.
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  • Pam D
    Pam D Alexandria, LA
    I would definitely paint with Kilz primer base coat (water base). It must have been like a coffin in there.
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  • Penny
    Penny Utica, NY
    to be completely honest, i like the black..only, i would have made the walls surrounding the toilet a galley wall....
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