If you are often stressed in your living room or have trouble falling asleep in your room, I have some good news it may not be you. It may just be time to reconsider the color on the walls. Color can affect our emotional state. While there are no set rules for the tone you should have in your room, the color you choose should match the tone you want to set. Is the kitchen your space to cook and meditate? Use soft tones and pastels. Does your entertainment area need life? Use bright red stripes.
If you want to celebrate: Enter unexpected bursts of color here and there in the form of orange polka dots to put your guests in the mood to celebrate as they enter the door. If you want a calmer environment use neutral and white grays. In a lobby leading to saturated color spaces the contrast will attract visitors to the next room. Continue reading “How Color Psychology Can Make a Home Happier”