Using paint to update a room


Paint is a very important resource when thinking about decorating any home. There are people who prefer to paint their home by themselves and others who decide to hire the services of professionals in order to achieve (even if it is paying) impeccable results. But in order to use paint in home decoration, it is also necessary to take into account the characteristics of the rooms or what you want to achieve with the color. 

And it is that of all the changes that you can make to your home (change the furniture, change the textiles of the rooms, renovations of entire rooms, etc.) changing the colors in the paint on the walls can be easier, cheaper and also have a positive impact. If you decide to paint the rooms yourself, it will still be cheaper since you will only have to invest money in the painting and spend part of your time on it.

You can get a bedroom to change completely just by painting the walls in a different color than the one it already had, and taking into account the characteristics of the room and, above all, what you want to achieve with the color. You can think of painting a bedroom to give it a more serene look, add a vibrant color for a living room that you want to feel more strongly, add more color and joy to a kitchen ... the choice is yours!

Today I want to give you some easy ideas so that you can be inspired and that in this way you choose to use paint to update any room in your house... and that you also love the results!

types of paint

The hall or entrance of the house

The hall of the house is an important place since it is where you receive visitors, it is the first thing you see as soon as you arrive home and the last thing before leaving. This place should transmit security and energy, so a tip is to use a bright color to feel the force that your home emanates. You can try a yellow or orange color as they are warm and very cozy ... you will feel good when you are in this area of ​​the house.

In addition, on the walls you can add beautiful photographs of your family, friends or some of your trips to be able to capture your memories and live them whenever you look at the images. The lobby is a great place to try patterns you like (like geometric patterns or other funnier styles), so you can add a bit of personality to your home without risking too much.

In the bedrooms of the home

If your bedroom has the same paint as ten years ago, then the time has come when you give it a change ... in 10 years life changes a lot, emotions and also feelings, so do not hesitate to choose a color with which you feel identified at this moment to be able to paint the walls of your bedroom.

You can choose soothing colors for the bedroom such as blues, greens, or grays. Although earth tones with wooden furniture are also a more than excellent option to decorate a bedroom and turn it into a relaxing place to end and start the day in a good way. Remember that to paint a bedroom it is necessary to set aside the strongest or most vibrant colors because they could harm your good rest. In any case, if you want to add a stronger color such as orange or red, you can do it on the wall behind the headboard of the bed, so when you are sleeping it will not affect you because you will not see it.

Redecorate a room

In the kitchen

The kitchen is a place where we spend more time than we think a day, especially if you have a table and chairs to eat and dine in. Kitchens can be a room in the house where inadvertently they become outdated very quickly. But if you choose to decorate your home with a resistant and durable paint and change the color to achieve renovating results, you will not regret it.

Not only do I mean using the paint on the walls, but also for use on the kitchen furniture. You can drastically change the color and go from dated furniture to more modern ones simply by changing the color, How about trying to paint them white and add some more vibrant accents like red? You can even think of using different colors to contrast, for example you can use green for one part of the furniture and cream for others. Or maybe you prefer to use blue or orange colors with white ... you decide! Allow your creativity and your emotions to help you find the colors that are best for you right now.

In the dining room

There are people who prefer a traditional bedroom, but you can follow this line or a different one and that the color of the paint can transmit a great change and also successful. When the decoration and colors in the dining room have always been the same, there will come a time when you get bored of seeing it always the same, That is why the time has come to choose a good combination of colors that allow you to feel good in this very important space of the home. You can choose colors such as pale green, aqua blue, yellow ... but remember that it must fit in with the decoration and accessories.

Wall color

In the lounge

The living room is a room in the house where you spend a lot of time during the day and at night (it is the one where you spend the most time in moments of leisure) and that is why you should think about a color that brings you well-being. An idea that tends to like a lot is to paint all the walls in a light color and Pick a color that you like for a special reason and put it on an accent wall to see every day. 

It is important that the colors you choose in the decoration of the living room bring you well-being and that they fit well with the rest of the textiles and furniture. Bright colors combined with pastel shades are usually good combinations.

Do you already know how you are going to update your home thanks to paint and colors?

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