Choosing the Right Colors for Your Home

Posted by Charli Mace on 1/9/2012 to Color and Your Environment

One of the easiest and least expensive ways to spruce up your home is to give it a fresh, new coat of paint. When you do, it is important to select the right colors. Darker colors can make a room look rich and elegant, while lighter colors can make a room seem bigger and brighter. Colors can also subconsciously affect our moods and how comfortable we are in the home. Although what color to paint your home is a personal choice, you might consider the following color guide derived from principles