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8 Gorgeous Lacquered Walls That Will Make You Want Your Own

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Lacquered walls

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Lacquered walls

You've heard of lacquered nails, sure, but walls? Yes, they're a thing, and the results are pretty stunning.

This smooth, high-gloss surface makes any room instantly look more luxurious and expensive. For new homes, using real lacquer is a great way to achieve this look, but because of the process, owners of existing homes may want to opt for an enamel coating finished off with a high-gloss clear coat to accomplish these lustrous walls.

Want some inspo to help you decide whether lacquering your walls is right for you? Click through our slideshow.

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Lipstick red

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Lipstick red

Want to make an intense (in a good way) statement? Try bold, shiny red.

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Sapphire blue

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Sapphire blue

Mahogany would look stuffy and dark, but lacquered blue shelves are modern and chic.

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Dandelion yellow

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Dandelion yellow

Dandelion yellow shine reflects the sun, making a room extra-bright.

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Aquamarine

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Aquamarine

Soft, shiny aquamarine brings a beachy vibe even to a traditional space.

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Moss green

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Moss green

A lacquered sheen prevents this earthy green color from looking drab.

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Magenta

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Magenta

Happy pink gets a grown-up makeover with glossy lacquer.

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Black-brown

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Black-brown

Black walls are hard to pull off, but adding lacquer makes them look intriguing, not foreboding.

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