Light walls/dark trim. I want this.

FARMHOUSE – INTERIOR – vintage early american farmhouse showcases raised panel walls, barn wood floor, exposed beamed ceiling, and a simple style for moulding and trim, like in this farmhouse dining room with a nice colonial look and great windsor chairs.

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The Right Way to Use Trim in Old Houses

Colonial-style rooms typically have wainscoting or chair rails aligned with the window sills.

Colonial style dining room by SMB Period Interiors

DINING ROOM: Colonial style wall shelf with pewter collection corner cupboard windsor style chairs witha plank top table spring flowers dado painted wood work

I like the size of the windows. The more light that comes in the better. Dark rooms make me cringe.--bw

FARMHOUSE – INTERIOR – note how the doors, windows, and trim were painted in the colonial era, while the walls remained in a plaster color. It seems reverse in modern times.

FARMHOUSE – INTERIOR – vintage early american farmhouse showcases raised panel walls, barn wood floor, exposed beamed ceiling, and a simple style for moulding and trim, like in this farmhouse.

Fireplace mantel and crown molding painted with Old Village Antique Pewter paint. Roger S Wright Furniture

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FARMHOUSE – INTERIOR – vintage early american farmhouse showcases raised panel walls, barn wood floor, exposed beamed ceiling, and a simple style for moulding and trim, like in this farmhouse family room.

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