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Remodeling a bedroom can sometimes be challenging. But the right color palette can be a powerful tool. There’s no rule that you have to follow the patterns on the color wheel. Color choices can be subjective, and you should pick colors that you like.
But what colors look good for your bedroom? Are you tired of your old bedroom palette and need something fresh? How can you pick out colors that complement each other?
We’ll help give you ideas on how to improve your bedroom remodel project. Check out some tips below on how to consider bedroom palettes. Renovate your home to how you’ve always wanted it to look like.
What to Consider for Your Bedroom Palette
When you want to renovate your bedroom, the paint job is one of the biggest decisions to make. This is because the colors of the walls can change the tone of the bedroom. It’s easy to find a remodeling contractor to hire for the job.
But if you want to choose colors yourself, then here are some tips to consider.
“Color provokes a psychic vibration. Color hides a power still unknown but real, which acts on every part of the human body.”
– Wassily Kandinsky
Use Colors You Can Manipulate
Once you pick a color, it doesn’t mean you have to be stuck with it forever. Colors should not imprison you in a box, choose a color that you can play around with.
You can have a neutral background and brighter colors for other elements in the bedroom. You can use colors that pop out on pillows, rugs, window treatments, and so on.
Accessories, artwork, and personal collections also invite bright colors in a room. You can even add flowers and fruits in colorful vases and bowls.
Uniting the Bedroom Through Colors
Depending on how you group the colors in the room, you can use them to unite the styles and bedroom furnishings. A uniform or united color also helps in renewing old furniture.
When you use light colors for everything in the room, it gives a sense of space. When you use darker colors, it helps shrink down the room. Play with both concepts.
Architecture Is the Key
There are plenty of interesting tips that you can find through architecture. This is because architecture considers all the elements inside a room. You can choose self-contained wall paint for the accent color. While you can use a monochrome color scheme to add value to other colors.
Why not go for a tri-color scheme? This is where you pick one color for the walls, one for the trim, and another on the ceiling. You can also separate or break walls with similar or contrasting paint.
Change Your Bedroom With Style
If you plan to remodel your bedroom for yourself, then the colors should represent you. Your style preference will help you a lot in deciding which color palette to pick.
When renovating your bedroom for sale purposes, go with pleasant colors. Be creative!
“Color helps to express light, not the physical phenomenon, but the only light that really exists, that in the artist’s brain.”
– Henri Matisse
Krystle Cook – the creator of Home Jobs by MOM – put her psychology degree on a shelf and dived into a pile of diapers and dishes instead. She is a wife and mother to two rambunctious boys, sweating it out in her Texas hometown. She loves cooking, DIY home projects, and family fun activities.