Color Schemes

Painting North-Facing Rooms

A space can be perfectly decorated and beautifully painted but if the  chosen wall colors do not complement the natural light, based on the exposure of the room, the entire atmosphere might feel off a bit.

Natural light affects the way paint colors appear based not only on the location of the room but also on the season.

So what are the things to consider when choosing the best paint color? As professional painters we always take the time to consult and explore these choices with our clients.

2016 Benjamin Moore Paint Colors of the Year – Part II Pastels and Neutrals

In part II of this series we present Benjamin Moore 2016 color in neutral and pastel tones. These shades are frequently selected because of their ability to pair with interior items in a variety of colors. The paint colors below are soft, neutral and safe …

Paint Color Schemes – May

This month we figured instead of having just one color to put on display, we’d have five! Well, not really five colors, but rather, five color schemes! Spring is such a versatile time of year in the Washington DC area, that in order to encapsulate …

Color of the month: Sherwin Williams Raisin

This month, we’re happy to introduce our newest color of the month, Sherwin Williams Raisin! As professional painters we make sure to only introduce you to colors that are sure to fit your aesthetic and style perfectly! Raisin is a great transition color between winter …

Color of the Month-Sherwin Williams’ Positive Red

If red is the color of love, than what better month to display the absolutely positively perfect Positive Red by Sherwin Williams? This is the type of red that adds that missing punch of color in an otherwise neutral color scheme, and truly brings design together. …

Pantone 2014 Aurora Red

Our last Pantone 2014 Fall color that we are profiling is the stunning but subtle Aurora Red, which allows seamless intergration and cohesion from exterior to interior. One of the best parts about living in the Washington D.C. area is the access to an abundance …

Pantone 2014 Mauve Mist

Every color palette needs a colorful neutral, and in Pantone’s Fall 2014 line-up that color is the delicate Mauve Mist. It has elements of lavender with beige and pink undertones, and it has a whimsical feel to it; much like Fall itself. Mauve Mist This …

Pantone 2014 Sangria

Our fashion forward series continues! This week we’re looking at the oh-so-luxurious Sangria. It has the ideal balance of warmth, depth, and berry brightness to be an autumn color. Sophisticated enough for a living room, yet playful enough for a kid’s space, sangria’s versatility makes …

West Elm Color Collection for Sherwin Williams

In addition to pairing up with Pottery Barn, Sherwin Williams has also created an delightfully inspiring new palette with the ever-so-effortlessly-chic West Elm. West Elm is known for their timeless pieces – remixed for modern homes, that have clean lines, elegant details, and the palette that …