(Find all the BEFORE pictures in this post HERE)
The banisters were stained a really nice deep, rich color and the spindles were painted white, just like the stairs. It has completely brightened and transformed our foyer and stairwell. Love! Paint is the best thing ever!
Here is a BEFORE picture (with carpet ripped up)
View from living room:
View from foyer:
View from upstairs, and I will be showing off the new flooring soon! (after we finish off the trim work)
So, doesn't paint make a HUGE difference!? Love it!