So many details go into the design of a barndominium. Since you’re working with a completely blank slate, there’s really no limit to the customization that you can do.

One design element that I’m loving is using black to make a modern and dramatic statement. I’ve been seeing the color black pop up in my Pinterest feed for a while, and it’s a beautifully striking look.

7 ways to add black in your barndo decor.

Check out some of these examples of using black in home decor.

Black Floors

These black floors look simply stunning! But I wonder how hard they would be to keep clean?

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Black Walls

Try painting wainscotting or shiplap black or keep it clean and modern with a simple flat black painted wall and the perfect pop of art.

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Paint color: Tricorn Black by Sherwin Williams. Image source
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Paint: Black Onyx PPG Paint in Semi-Gloss. Image source
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Black Ceiling

Woah, drama! I love this especially for barndos where it’s always hard to decide what to do with the soaring ceilings. You could skip the fin

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Black Fixtures And Accents

If you’re not ready to commit to black walls or floor, consider adding black accents around the room using decor or fixtures.

Black Windows

Everyone’s using black casing on their windows these days, and it’s absolutely gorgeous!

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Black Cabinetry

Whether in the kitchen, bathroom, laundry or mudroom, black painted cabinets work with both modern and industrial styles.

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Black Doors and Trim

Instead of the traditional white doors and trim, take a look at these painted black.

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Dark Gray, Navy, Forest Green

If you like the black but worry about it feeling too dark, then you could consider swapping out the black accents for another rich color like navy or forest green. Even dark gray will add the same kind of drama without swallowing all the light.

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Will you be adding black accents in your barndo?

Share your thoughts in the comments!