Springtime is in full swing, and clients are ready to refresh their homes’ exteriors. Perhaps the fronts of their homes are looking a little faded or they want to add a pop of color for some street-side style. Either way, now is the time to get them ready.
A quick and easy guide to choosing the best, historically accurate paint colors.
Oregon State University (OSU) chemist Mas Subramanian and his team discovered YInMn blue — named after the elements Yttrium, Indium and Manganese — while experimenting with materials for electronics applications.
Setting high on a hilltop in Alamo Square in San Francisco stands a splendid example of Victorian architecture, the Haas-Lilienthal House.
Yellow is universally recognized as the color of happiness, optimism, creativity, enlightenment, and sunshine.
Color washing is a popular technique that draws inspiration from these old plaster walls. There are various color washing techniques and they all typically feature more than one color and utilize visible brushstrokes.
Color trends come and go but a well-designed room can stand the test of time. As a design professional, it is important to pay attention to trends and what's current in the industry but you shouldn't get hung up on selecting a color that is necessarily "in".
Green is one of the most popular colors in the world and can be used throughout interior design projects to bring a client's vision to life. As an interior design professional it is important that you understand the specific meaning of the color green and how different shades can be used.
Every time you begin a new interior design project you must choose the best colors that complement the overall look of the space and reflect your client's personal style.
Interior design is about more than selecting furniture, accessories, paint, linens, and floor coverings. It's all about creating a space that speaks to a client's personal style and individual needs.