Choosing dark colors for the window frames or painting the trim black is a neat trick which can offer many advantages. Black is a timeless neutral. It’s always been elegant and it goes with everything. However, black is also a very strong color and it should be used in moderation. A few accent details are enough to make a decor stand out. Black window frames can be one such feature.
Since black is a neutral, it can be used in combination with other neutrals to create pleasant and inviting decors. For instance,
A black trim around the windows or, in the case of this space designed by
In some cases, the design, shape and style of the windows can be coordinated with other elements and the result is a cohesive and coherent space. A good example is the design by
Black window frames also look beautiful from the outside. In the case of the building designed by
A neat trick is to use a dark trim around the windows and doors to hide certain small imperfections. It’s practical and very efficient. In addition, the trim will also have an impact on the interior design and decor of the space by contrasting with the walls and by creating new focal points. The designers at
The focus can also be strictly on the windows and doors. Black frames can give them a more classical look but can also offer them an industrial appearance. This can be a desirable detail in certain cases.
One of the strategies an interior designer can use to emphasize the height of a space is to highlight the large windows. Black frames make that super easy, as depicted here by
It’s important to also take into consideration the style of the overall interior design which also includes the windows. Their size, form and overall specifications have a big impact on the architecture and decor of the space.
Smaller windows with black frames can also look really interesting. Check out this kitchen put together by
The vibrant colors and beautiful views seen here wouldn’t have looked so wonderful if they weren’t properly framed by the windows and doors. It’s why the dark accents matter so much in a space dominated by light tones and bright decors. This is a residence designed by
Another advantage offered by black window frames and trims is the fact that, when combined with high ceilings, they have a dramatic effect on the overall architecture and decor of the building. This has been successfully demonstrated by
The really wonderful thing about the windows in the case of this house designed by
The framed windows and doors make a big statement here and their impact on the architecture and the design of the building is this strong because of the contrast created with the white facades. This combination gives the house a very clean and symmetrical look, features that
The overall impact of the windows and doors is less dramatic when the frames are as thin and as sleek as presented here by
When the window frames contrast with the walls this defines them a lot better. It’s a useful detail when the idea is to emphasize the symmetry of a decor, such as in the case of the residence designed by