House Painting: Choosing the Right Colour

If you have recently invested in a new home, you may be trying to decide on the right colour scheme for the interior. There are a lot of colours out there, and once you decide on a colour, you also need to decide on the particular shade or hue. Unsurprisingly, many home owners struggle to choose the right colour paint for their home. Below is a guide which will help you to pick a colour of paint which will match the interior of your property. 

Choose beige hues for a wooden interior 

Because beige is a neutral and light colour, it is a safe option for any room in your home. Beige paint can create a conservative and classic look in your home, which will blend well with any wooden panelling or furniture in a room. While you may think that beige is a very dull colour, advances in paint development mean that there are now many vibrant and exciting shades of beige paint on the market. 

Choose white paint which will match any décor

When you need to integrate your choice of paint with several types of décor, white is a super safe choice of colour. White paint will match any interior, whether it is contemporary, rustic or traditional. White is also a fantastic choice for small rooms or cramped areas of a home, as it can help to create a sense of space. If the idea of painting the interior of your home white seems a bit dull, you should explore colours such as ivory and off-white.

Choose yellow colours for a soothing look

Like the colour white, yellow is also a great shade which will integrate well with most types of interior. Yellow helps to create a light, summery feel which can help to brighten up a dark room or to add contrast to a room which contains dark wood or a lot of metal work.

Choose an earthen shade to bring nature indoors

Earthen shades such as browns, oranges and tan colours can all help to bring a sense of the great outdoors into your home. The flat and muted tones of these colours can help to create an inviting and warm atmosphere in your home. These shades are ideal for areas where you plan to relax such as in the bedroom. Earthen colours will also complement any wood, glass or stone fittings you have within a room.

If you would like further advice about choosing paint for your new home, you should contact a professional residential house painter.