Houzz is the new way to design your home.
8241 using color Ideabooks
Bathed in Color: When to Use Bold Orange in the Bath
"happy color can energize the place where you start your day?... want to use the color sparingly. If you are considering using this feisty hue in... bold, use the orange in limited doses or with toned-down neutrals. Keep the design... happy color that we tend to associate with warmth, sociability and creativity. It's... bathroom color choice if you live in a cold climate, as it will help warm you up on... and cool colors recede, so darker oranges will make a bathroom feel smaller. Want to..."
Taste a Rainbow: 11 Top Home Decorating Colors and How to Use Them
Prime yourself for spring painting season with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around the home
"with our color-happy guide to working with popular shades around the home... might love color; you might hate it. Beige could be the most used color in your apartment... about color, there are endless ways to use it to make over a space, create a mood... guides to color have you covered for the spring painting season.... confident that using color is in your home is ok! In our home we used green in the bathroom... about using different colours for each room, choose 4 colours that co-ordinate and..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Black in the Bath
"unconventional color choice for a dominant color. Making it work in a bathroom can be extremely... paint colors to try in your own space.... black! I used grey, black, white, and a splash of "pop" color. We used a black and... help with color & fun to use! Color911.com Chose Valspar's "Cracked Pepper" for the... along with using a little color to accent the room. How timely! We were just talking the... works. Used a color similar to iron ore, above, with white paneling below in our master..."
Tangerine Tango: 4 Ways to Use Pantone's Color of the Year
"getting used to this bold color, there are plenty of simple tips to integrate Tangerine... authority on color identification, today announced its much-anticipated Color of the Year... love this color when used in accents, but to live in a room painted this color would... more mod colors. i love this color,what a coincidence bec im planning to use this color... heck - use colors I actually like and feel good with. I've always loved that color..."
Color Feast: When to Use Gray in the Dining Room
"never use those light, neutral hues in your home; but if you are looking to step... consider using gray. Medium to dark grays are especially unexpected in a dining room... intimidated by color and fall back on white or beige for their dining rooms. That's not to... Nebraska was using "new" colors! I used Home Depot venetian plaster in a custom mid-tone... we have used non-paint surfaces. The scratch coat of plaster that we used in the sunroom..."
How to Use Color With an Open Floor Plan
Large, open spaces can be tricky when it comes to painting walls and trim and adding accessories. These strategies can help
"stop each color. Some people decide to use one color throughout the entire area, but... to use color with an open floor plan. These days, many homes are built where the rooms... how to use accent colors to unify the space and make it feel more intimate. If this... I'm a color consultant, and one of the biggest concerns my clients have is how to... it. I used three different fall colours (blue, green and gold) and made sure that..."
Best Ways to Use Radiant Orchid, Pantone's Color of 2014
Learn how to work in this bold fuchsia-pink-purple successfully around the home, and give it a yay or nay in the Houzz poll
"as the colors are opposite each other on the color wheel. Let’s take a look at this... Pantone’s 2013 Color of the Year, Emerald, as I tend to prefer greens that have more yellow... Pantone’s new Color of the Year for 2014, Radiant Orchid — mostly because it represents a... hue of color is used. I will post pics soon! A few months ago I used the Flor Housepet... you can use only so much. Great article -- after all, finding ways to use purple isn't..."
Color Magic: Tap Into Psychology to Better Use Blue at Home
OK, it's backed more by science than magic. But see how expert research can help you create powerful, even bewitching, interior effects
"loved color — and at how to use it in our homes.... popular color for 2013. The color that's cited most often as a favorite, blue represents... at what color experts, psychologists and cultural references can tell us about this-much... bold and color their homes based on personal preference. The use of color is often more... favourite colour and I love using it in interiors. But, I have to say that the rich... where I used Dulux Teal Tension as a feature wall. I'm not sure the colour in the..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Green in the Kitchen
Consider a taste of Romaine or Pale Green Tea to make your kitchen walls or cabinets the freshest ones around
"fantastic color choice for a kitchen. Bright, crisp greens such as lime or leafy green... the color of foods you like to eat, and you can't go wrong with this fresh hue... spectrum in color, meaning we use no black colorants in our formulas, instead using multiple... idea of using green in our galley kitchen. We used an avocado green cabinet on the... brick used behind a stove and backsplash behind a sink. Does one have to use half..."
Take a Slice From Psychology to Use Orange Better
Get the scoop on this attention-seeking hue and learn how it can bring a refreshing zing to your interiors — and your spirit
"else the color experts say about this warmest of hues and how to use it around the home... controversial colors on the color wheel. Its stronger tones tend to provoke a love-it or... is the color of fire and the sun, and its warmth is said to promote feelings of energy... different color. Thanks for including the general colors you used. Wow... i've just... but I used orange accents to add colour in my bathroom. Orange is just so cheerful..."
Confident Color: When to Use Cool and Warm Hues
"Room With Colors that Advance or Recede... of a color affects how it's perceived, you can use that knowledge to design color... a warm color and a cool color can help you choose color combinations more confidently... Very useful. I used to believe that only light/dark colours were responsible of... to be useful! i love rustic furniture so i use the white rustic furniture for my... warm color to draw in a wall while at the same time using a cool color to expand..."
Color Guide: How to Use Teal
This blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring everything from the tropics to the Tropicana
"blue-green color is a versatile classic for walls, furniture and accessories, conjuring... and its color wheel match is coral. But it also works with cream, navy, pinks and... of what color to use. Should it be a solid color or a print. It's hard to match the... a deep color is wrong for a small room...no is the answer. I used it in this small... edge to using this colour! I'm crazy for Teal too! We just moved into our newly renovated..."
Best Ways to Use Exclusive Plum, Sherwin-Williams’ Color of 2014
Pretty, moody, maybe even a neutral, this toned-down grayish purple can work in any room. Here's how
"out the color for yourself. Here are some examples of Exclusive Plum used in various... dislike both colors as like either one of them. But Pantone is not the only color forecaster... various Color of the Year pronouncements made around this time. Last week we looked... Houzz, the color is only slightly more popular than Pantone’s 2013 selection, Emerald... Plum as Color of the Year for 2014. While Exclusive Plum and Radiant Orchid are both..."
Best Ways to Use the Soft Yellow Color of 2014
You may fall for PPG Pittsburgh Paints’ Turning Oakleaf if you like your hues warm, mellow and cheery
"see the color used in actual rooms, along with color palettes I’ve pulled together... Moore’s color of 2014, Breath of Fresh Air, leave you cold? Do you wilt at the sight... want to use this colour. Jan 2014! I used BM Roasted Sesame Seed throughout my house... same hue using Sherwin Williams Napery. In this space, we used a few accents of pale... We have used Devonshire Cream for years and now are using it in the third house. It..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Gray in the Kitchen
Try out Trout or shake up some Martini Shaker gray for a neutral-based kitchen that whispers of sophistication
"predominant color in a kitchen, but that is quickly changing, as evidenced by the increasing... excellent color for a kitchen in a hot climate — it will give your kitchen a cool and... tend to use shades of gray that seem to have warmer tones. Also, I love using stone... The color Gray is quickly becoming the "new neutral" color being used by designers... cabinets we used to have. (We painted them ourselves). The paint color is 'cobblestone'..."