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Should I Hire A Color Consultant For My Interior Painting Project?

May 17th, 2019 | 2 min read

By Bill Carlson

If you are building or remodeling your home, selecting the perfect color scheme for the interior is always a huge decision to make. Painting the interior or cabinet repainting can transform the look and feel of your home. Choosing the right paint color is hence crucial for any living space. You should, therefore, make an informed decision about the color scheme you desire for your interior and cabinets.

Why is it important to get it right when choosing color schemes for your interior?
A color scheme that is well thought of puts life into your house. The perfect color choice creates an artistic flow that ensures an impeccable transition from each living space in the home. Also, colors have undeniable effects on people living in the house. Therefore, a color scheme should be selected bearing in mind the use of particular spaces.

Interior painting can be costly, and choosing the wrong color means you will have to stick with it for really long or incur the extra cost of redoing the whole thing. Your color scheme is the first thing someone will notice when they step into your home. You should choose colors that put out a personal statement about yourself and also placing emphasis on your home décor.

Some people find it hard to choose the right paint color due to a number of reasons:
• Colors look different under different shades of light. Most people find it hard to select the best colors under indoor lighting.
• Homeowners need to choose a color scheme that blends in with their architectural designs and finishes. This can be intimidating to some homeowners.
• Homeowners often find it difficult to get the right colors for the interior that really complement the exterior color.

You have the option of hiring professional color consultants to help in choosing the right colors for your interiors and kitchen cabinets to avoid the hassle of endlessly flipping through color charts. Color consultants help you choose the right color scheme to create the intended mood in each particular room of the house. These professionals come in handy because:
• They know how different colors look under varying lighting conditions.
• They are privy to current painting approaches and they can predict future color trends.
• They are well informed about color psychology. Color psychology is all about how your mood or impression varies when you see specific colors. Color consultants help homeowners choose the right color palettes depending on the mood they want to create in certain rooms.
• Color consultants put in mind your house as a whole. They give you an insight into how colors flow from one living space to another. They can help you select paint colors that ensure each room transitions seamlessly to the next without having to use the same color for the entire home.

The color consultant will typically conduct a reconnaissance of your home so as to understand the lighting and design. They then come up with the color scheme that they think would best suit your home and accompanying explanations of why you should follow the proposed color schemes.

While the color consultants help you come up with the right color scheme for interior painting, your input as a homeowner is critical. If you’re hiring a professional painting contractor in Omaha, NE, such as Brush & Roll Painting, you get free paint color advice with each approved painting estimate. And you might even no longer need to incur the extra cost of hiring a color consultant.

Bill Carlson

Bill is the owner and operator of Brush & Roll Painting.