Interior designers know that one of the most fundamental ways to create feeling in a room is by choosing the right paint color. The color of a room creates emotion, feeling and character. It also serves as the base for everything else that fills the room. By choosing the right colors for each room you can create a home that suits the needs of your family. These are just a few of the trending colors that will add the flare to every room in your home.
Orange: Some may see orange as an odd color choice for a room, however many top designers are displaying orange is an increasingly popular color for many kitchens, living rooms and even bedrooms. The color orange creates a feeling of vibrancy, excitement and self-confidence. White walls with dramatic pops of orange can create a balance between subtle and flare.
Blue: Blue paint is a common choice for many rooms throughout the house because serves as a calming and familiar color. By the using the right shades, it can be a color that promotes efficiency and productivity. Meaning blue is an ideal color for an office or study space.
Green: One of the most versatile colors on any color wheel is green. Choosing green for your walls helps to create a sense of newness, healing and abundance. It is also a color that can be associated with wealth and success.
Lavender: Just like the plant it is named for, lavender offers a sense of whimsy and wonder. It is also a color that can help promote spirituality, so a great choice for a yoga space or child’s room.
Red: While red was among the infamous color choices that earned a reputation for being overused and too obvious, there is a surge of decorators choosing bright red as a way of stimulating homeowners. Neutral walls with pops of bright red make for a great way to enliven the senses.
Yellow: By choosing to lighten up walls with hues of yellow and gold you will not only warm up the room, but also help with intelligence and mental agility. Many decorators are opting for yellow in modern kitchens and dining areas.
Pink: Pink walls are no longer just for nurseries. Warm hues of pink create an inviting space that provides a gentle environment. It is a very comforting color in times of change or stress.
As you add color to any space you change the way the room feels and functions. By purposefully choosing colors for each room you can create an environment that suits the needs of each room in the house. While red might not be the ideal color for a soothing bedroom it can make for an exciting workout space. Pink may not suit every room in the house but for a space that seeks to sooth, it is a perfect choice.
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