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Mamachuckles Tue 06-Dec-16 17:07:42

Anyone any ideas at what colour to choose to go with grey painted units & white work tops?

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IAmAPaleontologist Tue 06-Dec-16 17:10:20

I'd go for something that goes with everything, the aga will probably outlast any kitchen.

Mamachuckles Tue 06-Dec-16 17:29:16

I'd planned to go for a pale grey but I'm now having a wobble it might all be a bit wish washy!

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wowfudge Tue 06-Dec-16 23:01:10

I'd go for one of the strong, darker colours - claret, dark blue, British racing green or aubergine. I think they are less likely to date or look kitschy in years to come. The aga will be the focal point so the colour needs oomph imho.

ggirl Sun 11-Dec-16 11:45:59

yes to aubergine

GinAndOnIt Sun 11-Dec-16 11:50:49

Navy blue is my favourite aga colour. I like the red, but lived in a house with a red one and it did clash with colours, whereas I think the navy goes with a lot more.

PIL have a big navy one and they have wooden cupboards with white worktops and tiles. Looks lovely.

It does depend on your house though. The bolder colours tend to suit a more shaker or farmhouse kitchen style, whereas a sleek modern kitchen might look better with a lighter colour.

madcatwoman61 Sun 11-Dec-16 11:58:30

What colours are available? I have just bought an Everhot I a lovely sage green which would go with a lot of things, especially grey

OohhThatsMe Sun 11-Dec-16 12:06:46

I'd go for a claret - they're beautiful.

INeedNewShoes Sun 11-Dec-16 12:08:40

I'd go for a strong colour. If you go for a pale colour you might be at risk of the kitchen looking a bit clinical (I know someone who has white/grey cabinets and worktops with a beige aga and their kitchen is just begging for some warmth/colour).

Also the pale colours will look dirtier quicker!

Fluffycloudland77 Sun 11-Dec-16 21:20:24

If you love a colour then choose that one.

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