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Blue & White Striped Wall

Reenergize a hallway or room by hanging striped wallpaper horizontally in the space below the chair rail, a trick that helps make narrow rooms feel wider.

To ensure an even look, position the paper so the lowest and highest stripes are the same colour; install the painted chair rail after the wallpaper has been hung. Then, match the wall's paint colour to the stripe.

See more rooms with colourful painted trims in our photo gallery.

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