The kitchen is very large, and the linoleum is much higher than a "typical" chair rail-- about shoulder height. I am considering painting both the linoleum and the wall above and simply slapping a "chair rail" around the border where the two meet. I am also consider framing in blocks with wood slats (pseudo paneling.. or perhaps more like a barn door). The room is certainly large enough accomodate a high wainscoating, but I want to keep this project low stress and low budget.
Some additional notes for perspective: The house is a turn of the century farmhouse. Solid/amish built. The room has 6 doors and
three windows and a couple of built-in cupboards. I am toying with painting it a cranberry.. if not, then a mossy green.
Any suggestions? Any experiences to share?
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