Paint colors are one of the trickiest parts of putting together a perfect room, so we are so glad to have the amazing Cyndy from The Creativity Exchange as part of our team, ready to teach us about paint colors, palettes, and things like undertones and color balances — Cyndy does a great job recommending beautiful paint colors and teaching the principles of what makes certain colors work for certain spaces (and not for others). Be sure to check out all of the great colors and info she shared in 2015 here, and here is what she shared here on Remodelaholic in 2016: the best paint colors of the year!
Best Paint Colors
Looking for a non-neutral paint color that can still be pretty neutral? Aegean Teal by Benjamin Moore is one of the best rich teal paint colors out there, a transitional paint color that balances warm and cool tones nearly perfectly. Read more about Aegean Teal here.
Pale Oak By Benjamin Moore is a balanced and versatile warm neutral griege (gray/beige) paint color that works beautifully in both full or limited natural lighting and artificial lighting. Read more about Pale Oak here.
Best Paint Palettes
In January, Cyndy explored the upcoming 2016 trends (and why it’s important to understand the trends, and when you should follow them!)
Exterior colors are so important to a home’s curb appeal — learn about picking the best colors colors (especially important for resale) and see Cyndy’s all-star exterior paint color picks.
Best Paint Color Tips
When you’re building new or re-painting your home’s whole interior, it’s important to get the right color for your space. Read more about getting the perfect whole home paint color here.
Want to try on a paint color, without lifting a paint brush? Try the Snap It tool, plus others, that let you test out a paint color – virtually!
More great paint color ideas and tips:
Lorene has been behind the scenes here at Remodelaholic for more than a decade! She believes that planning projects and actually completing them are two different hobbies, but that doesn't stop her from planning at least a dozen projects at any given time. She spends her free time creating memories with her husband and 5 kids, traveling as far as she can afford, and partaking of books in any form available.