May 2017: Decorating With Dark Colors May 15 2017, 0 Comments
When choosing your paint colors be sure to keep in mind that dark colors can make a room automatically make a room feel more cozy and intimate. Be sure that you have the general idea of what you would want your room to look like before choosing your paint colors. Here are some simple tips to using a dark colors in your space.
Don’t go too dark
Add pops of bright colors to offset the closed in feel that dark colors often give out. Simply add light curtains to brighten up a wall or accessories like a light piece of artwork or groupings of light objects on shelves or tables
Natural and Artificial Light
By adding light to dark walls the color becomes more intense and livelier. Weather its using natural light or small spotlights or a big chandelier the room will have a bigger impact with some fresh lighting.
Highlight Design Elements
Use the dark color to your advantage. If you have a Design element that you want to emphasize think about placing a rich and dark wall color around the object. For example If you have beautiful white marble counter tops Think about creating a dark rich backsplash to offset the countertops making them pop.