Color selection has become a very important in our home now. Color selection changes our mood such as passion, desire, happiness, peace, hunger, sleep etc…
Colors can be broadly classifies into 3 categories:
Primary color: Red, blue, yellow
Secondary color: Orange, Green, Purple, Violet
Tertiary Color: Red orange, yellow orange, yellow green, blue green, Red violet
And the fourth one is the neutral colors
Neutral colors-Grey, cream, beiges, tans and taupe
Red: warm color, exciting and warming.
Associated- hunger, anger, passion and vitality.
Area of use-Restaurant, dining room.
Blue: calm, happiness and comfort and very cool color.
Associated-Strength, security and calmness
Area of use-Institution and medical.
Yellow: Warm, vibrant and clear.
Area of use-Living hall and bedroom
Green: Vibrant, lively and crispy
Area of use-Living hall
White, pink, lavender, peach, lemon yellow, and lime yellow: Calming and soothing
Area of use-kids plays room
Brown: Contemporary look
Area of use-Bed room and living hall
About the author
Sugumar Murugan is an Architect by Profession and is well versed in interior designing and planning buildings. He has been working as Senior Architect with a Multinational company and is very much interested in improving the looks of homes.