Greg Williams: You can tone or shade using atransparent aerosol tonerwith a blue or green cast to it, to neutralize the orange. If the stain has no coating on it, you could do a similar adjustment with a compatible stain, preferably a dye, over the existing stain, using a complementary color to neutralize the orange.
People also ask
How can I reduce the color of my oak floors?
A large area rug in the living room would help reduce the color and the appearance of the floors. Also, it looks like a large room, which is another reason why the orangey shade of the oak flooring seems to overwhelm the space. Christi, on behalf of Thos. Baker
How can I make my house look less orange?
Also, it your space looks particularly orangey because it’s empty. Once you paint and put your furnishings in, it won’t feel so vivid. A large area rug in the living room would help reduce the color and the appearance of the floors.
What color furniture goes with orange wood?
Use a cool, dark gray or slate color to accent the warm orange wood. It鈥檚 that opposite-sides-of-the-color-wheel-thing. If you鈥檝e got a slate gray color scheme that鈥檚 dark and moody, an orange-colored wood tone adds richness and color to that space. It鈥檚 the perfect foil for all that dark coolness. It creates balance.
How to tone down the color of wood veneer?
If you live in an apartment or you know your working with a thin wood veneer, this product offers a chance to keep the wood finish but modernize its color. In the past we鈥檝e used a paint wash (water mixed with paint) to tone down the color of wood finishes.