Choosing Interior Paint Colors
When you choose the appropriate interior paint colors for your home, you can revitalize every element of your home through color. Walls, ceilings, doors, paneling and trim – all can contribute to minimizing “flaws” in your home and accenting those features that add serious make your home look it’s best.
Whenever you are looking at repainting, consider how your paint choices will combine with existing furniture, the tones of your wood, or color of soft furnishings for expensive items. It’s best if you take your existing colors into accounts when looking at paint, so long as this approach doesn’t keep you from doing something you really want.
Today’s interior designers often recommend an accent wall – this is a wall painted in a strong color which sets the tone for the room. Accent walls give the perception of depth, color variety, interest and command attention.
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There are thousands of color combinations available, yet your choices don’t stop there. The multiple paint sheens available also add to the many effects you can accomplish with interior paint. Books can’t always show the difference in sheen, so that’s where you ask a professional painter their opinion. They will help you take into account how the space is used and choose a sheen which matches you needs perfectly.