Gain color confidence with our tips and tricks for choosing colors for your walls, home accents, furniture, and more. Learn about color theory, the color wheel, and more, plus get inspiration for choosing colors for your own rooms. These basics, such as complementary, analogous, and tertiary color schemes are must-knows for decorating with color and make the process of choosing colors for your home so much easier. Plus, read what color experts and interior designers have to say about choosing colors. Browse hundreds of photos of living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, and bathrooms that all have gorgeous color schemes. Whether you want a classic, chic brown living room, or a bedroom filled with bright colors, or a pretty blue kitchen, you'll find the tips and tricks you need to get your color palette right. If you need a starting point for choosing the colors that are right for you, first take our color personality quiz and get a custom color palette that has tips and tricks for using your ideal color. Or if you want to see what a paint color would look like on your walls before picking up a paintbrush, try My Color Finder.
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My Color Finder
Begin the search for your perfect paint color with My Color Finder. This fun, free tool lets you test colors on walls, trim, and more before you even pick up a paintbrush. Print your completed room and take it to your paint store to find a matching paint color!
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Selecting Ceiling Color
Look up and take notice. Your ceiling is in need of some attention.
Selecting Flooring Color
Start from the floor and work your way up to develop a new color scheme.
Selecting Trim Color
Choose a color that will set off the walls and make you say "wow."
Selecting Wall Color
Make a significant difference in a room by simply changing the wall color.