How Does Colored Home Painting Affect Moods?

How can a dull look of a house be turned into a colorful one if not through the mean of home painting making you look forward into coming back home each day?! You should know that the colors that are used on the interior walls of your house have an influence on moods, thought patterns and attitude as well. This is due to the fact that colors normally impact our psychic whether we like it or not.

Thus you reach the conclusion that there are some colors to bring a calming effect, while others bring a boost of energy. The ones that go for soothing effect are violet, green, and blue; these colors also give the feeling that the specific space is large and more airy.

Red, yellow and orange are brighter colors that bring with them the effect of warmth. The atmosphere inside will lead to a vibrant energy and plenty of positivism. The tones of beiges, grays and browns generate sophistication and elegance inside the room.

The following colors are known to come into our lives with their specific effects that can be revealed when using them in colored home painting:

- White – brings calm and peaceful mood. To avoid the aspect of a sterile white of a hospital you can apply some light blue or red on the sidings and wall edges. Bedrooms and bathrooms can hold the white color. The minimalist look is also conveyed to the space when using white for the home painting project.

- Black – is generally associated with thought of negativism as well as the sense of darkness. It gives however a stylish look to the ambiance, and for balancing it you can use light color of a furniture. Black is indeed a bold choice, therefore a little bit of care should be employed when using it.

- Yellow – brings the sense of cheerfulness and brightness. With pale yellow, lemon sorbets, as well as sunshine yellow many people have done their home painting to create more light and shiny to the specific space.

- Blue – is for soothing mood being considered as having the most calming effect; thus it becomes perfect for master bedroom and bathrooms.

- Brown – helps bringing in the feeling of stability as well as the sense of being connected with the earth.

- Green – is the best color to choose to surround you as it is helpful in conferring calmness as well as the power to stay focused.

- Pink – is mostly preferred for young girls’ rooms.

- Orange – stimulates the appetite, this is the reason why many fast-foods are colored orange, but it can be used in home painting as additional touches for decorative purpose in places like kitchen or porch.



Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on October 8th, 2010

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