DesignInteriorHow To Pick The Right Paint Colors For Your Interior - Snackon Design

17th July 2018by SnackON

Building a house is one of the things that many people aspire to achieve before they retire. However, it is not the building part that is tricky, it is the finishing part. The painting part is especially the most difficult because it can either make or break your space. Choosing the right shade of color to use for your new home or renovation, is important and you should do a lot of research in order to find the best shade that will reflect on your personality but will also match well with the ready-made or custom furniture you feature. Below is a guide to help the home colour selection that little bit easier.

Rules To Follow For Picking The Right House Painting Color Combinations

Painting a house may be tricky due to the very many options you can choose from. This may lead you to make mistakes and use the wrong paint to complement your house. However, with this guide, we will equip you with all the information you need to make the right selection for selecting your interior paint color scheme.

Here is an insight on how to choose the right paint for your interior without making mistakes:

Buy textiles and fabrics first

This is the easiest way to determine the color of paint you wish to use in your space. When you have bought all the textiles and fabrics you wish to adorn your space with, then you are able to get inspirations on the choice of color to use. This is a more convenient way to choose the paint color you like. This is because you are not limited to the colors of fabrics to buy due to the paint. You are free to choose the fabric colors you like and then choose the paint color as the last thing. This way, you can find a paint color that complements and blends well with the color of the fabrics you have chosen.

Consider The Space

There are many house owners who have overdone their painting so that every room has its own distinct style. While this may be a good thing, many people do not know how to do it well. This way, your home does not exude the feeling of cohesiveness. It is important to consider the size of the room and the purpose of the room when you are choosing a paint color, if you wish to use different colors for different rooms, you may want to pick colors that complement the room rather than picking different colors just to keep them unique. The colors should also have a transition from one color in one room to another color in the other room. This way, the house flows properly giving off the feeling of welcoming and calm.

The Dewey Color System

This is a good tip when you want to determine which colors reflect on your personality. Painting your house is not only a matter of color, it should be able to reflect on your personality and have a positive impact to your mood. In such a case, you may want to refer from the Dewey Color System. This is where you pick several colors and the color system enables you to determine which ones reflect what aspect of your personality. This is one of the best ways to choose a color or colors for your interior.


Choosing a color for your interior may seem to be a very difficult task. However, we have provided some tips to help you pick the best colors for your interior; the Dewey Color System, the space and even getting the fabrics first. With these tips, you will be able to make a better choice for the colors to use for your space.

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