The following tips may help you decide while
picking the color for the interior or exterior of your home. If
you’re still unsure regarding which color to choose, call
the experts at GIL Painting Company. One of our professionals
will be happy to help!
Blue is the color of the sea and the sky. It is often associated
with stability and depth. It symbolizes loyalty, trust, wisdom,
intelligence, confidence, truth, faith, and spirituality. Blue
is considered beneficial to the mind, body, and soul. It produces
a calming effect and slows human metabolism. Blue is strongly
associated with calmness and full tranquility and is therefore
a popular color for bedrooms.
Red is the color of fire and blood, so it is associated with war,
energy, danger, power, strength, and determination as well as
desire, passion, and love. Red is an emotionally intense color.
It increases respiration rate, enhances human metabolism, and
is said to raise blood pressure. It is also said to increase appetite,
so is often used in kitchen and dining room settings.
Orange takes the energy of red and the happiness of yellow and
combines them. It is associated with sunshine, joy, and the tropics.
Orange represents fascination, enthusiasm, creativity, happiness,
determination, success, attraction, encouragement, and stimulation.
Orange is a very hot color to the human eye, so it gives the sense
of heat. Orange increases the oxygen level supply to the brain,
stimulates mental activity, and produces an invigorating effect,
so it is often used in office settings where increased mental
activity is desired.
Yellow is the color of sunshine. It's associated with happiness,
joy, intellect, and energy. Yellow gives out a warming effect
of cheerfulness, stimulates mental activity, and generates muscle
energy. It is often chosen as a cheerful color for nurseries and
Green is the color of nature. It symbolizes harmony, growth, freshness,
and fertility. Green has strong emotional correspondence with
safety and great healing power. Dark green is also usually associated
with money. To the human eye, it is the most restful color and
is therefore a popular color for bedrooms and dens.
White is associated with innocence, purity, goodness, light, and
virginity. It is considered to be color perfection. White means
safety and cleanliness. As opposed to black, white usually has
a positive connotation. White is the most popular color for interior