The color ambiance of a living room is above all dictated by the shade of living room paint used to decorate the walls. Between a trendy color and the timeless color palette in a living room, the result is nuance and the choice of color is sometimes difficult. To give the tone to your decor with a paint in a color that will not crash everything, our 6 tips ideas to understand the color of the living room before using it in paint.
A living room color with paint
Succeed in your living room decor with the right color, and why not 2 or 3, a common wish as this room is important. White, blue, gray, red, black … pastel color, neutral shade, intense shade … The chromatic palette for living room painting is vast. So, how to choose the right living room color so that there reigns a beautiful harmony, which for the enlarge , which zen color to adopt?
Color in a discreet living room
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To give rhythm by color with a white paint in a living room, bringing discreet touches of color tone on tone is a good idea. On the wall of the sofa, for example, shades of gray will preserve the Zen atmosphere. Interior colors paint white limestone n ° 3, 28.70 € / 2.5L Luxens, Collection Vive la Couleur, gray, 19.95 € /2.5 L at Leroy Merlin.
Think of living room color as wallpaper
Using a color in nuances on the walls of a living room (when it is large and bright) you get a rendering close to the wallpaper that is easier to change when redoing your living room. A good example with this modern living room with 4 colors of gray applied in wide stripes that structure the space around the sofa. Frimas color, Light Gray paint, Concrete gray paint, Graphite gray. Colors Collection Integrated undercoat 36.95 € / 2.5 L Castorama.
Take note of pastel colors in a living room
The impact of pastel colors in the living room is for sure cocooning. So we adopt them and mix them without difficulty. Shades of pink on a white background for painting, touches of sky blue and pale yellow with the cushions, white oak floating floor parquet to set the mood. To highlight these colors, furniture, black and aerial lighting, and the living room is gratified with zero lack of taste. Respirea satin look paint. 39.90 € / 2.5 L Castorama.
Bet on a warm color for a living room
Starting with a chocolate and linen color in the living room in contrast, a bronze green hue strengthens the impact of the chocolate hue and creates an atmosphere in which life is good. Color Ganache and Cotton Flower Colors Collection Depolluting paint Respirea Castorama.
Daring a firecracker color in the living room
Parsimony, a powerful color gives the living room a modern look when it meets a dominant of white. As in the photo of this living room, right in the trend of the original use of color for wall decoration, where an orange paint is placed on a white painted wall. It’s also a good idea to treat yourself to a canvas with a simple brush stroke. Color Pumpkin and White Collection Colors Collection Castorama.
Changing the color of the living room without seeming to
The color, we have just seen it influences l living room atmosphere. Changing the color of the walls when the colors are already in place with the furniture can sometimes be annoying. However, nothing prevents adding them as a wall decoration. As proof, this photo of living room where the color, and even full, are introduced in a discreet and decorative way on white so that the vintage style and the blue of the sofa retains its crisp charm. Flamenco Color, Honey Sweetness, Bignone, Macadam, Petrol Blue, Pigeon Gorge Paint Collection Colors Respirea Castorama