You probably already know that painting a room is one of the easiest, cheapest, and most effective ways to transform your space. But when it comes to choosing the right hue, things can get a little tricky.
A quick visit to your local home improvement store will reveal a dizzying array of options, from what feels like one hundred shades of white to midnight black and every imaginable color in between. It’s good to have choices, but at the same time, too many options can lead to decision paralysis and anxiety. You may be left wondering if you’ll love that shade of blue as much on your walls as you do on a dinky little one inch square.
Luckily, there’s no need to fear the paint chips! We’ve done the research to make your life easier. Read on for some of the most foolproof, designer-loved colors that will transform any room in your home into a true showstopper.
1. Palladian Blue by Benjamin Moore
When it comes to choosing paint, the quality of the brand matters as much — if not more — than the color itself. Benjamin Moore is a top brand chosen by design experts and amateur decorators alike thanks to their superior coverage, durability, and gorgeous color options. When in doubt, skip the sub par paint and splurge a little on Benjamin Moore.
Palladian Blue is a blue-green shade with gray undertones that creates an instant state of tranquility, no matter where you use it. It’s not overt, but it still has a bit of fun if you’re sick of plain old white, gray, and beige. Use it for bathrooms and bedrooms to create that feeling of “Ahhhh…”