Home is a place where we not only live but we create memories.Good home must be made, not to be bought, whether it is small or big. Home is a place where you grow, where you learn, where you spend your whole life.

So, home should be majestic, home actually shows what you are.

One of my favorite things each season is the fun I have changing colors around to suit my mood.

Let’s talk about colors, their psychology and schemes.

Certain colors can activate different parts of our brains and this can vary according to belief’s of different cultures. Like the color red evokes the emotional response of rage/anger. Different hues of green can evoke response of admiration and acceptance. In Business scenario, the color of meeting rooms and in household, the color of a kid bedroom can be linked on the basis of the emotional response required to be evoked.

Color orange is associated with good values, color pink is known for easing and calming people down, no wonder it is linked with females who are known to have it ( I can see a woman smiling behind the screen:p).

Complementary Color Scheme

Complementary colors are opposite to each other in the color wheel, such as red and green, blue and yellow, or purple and orange. Rooms with a complementary color scheme provide a clear separation of colors of colors and are more formal. So it is best used in areas such as the living room or dining room.

Analogous Color Scheme

Analogous colors are next to each other in the color wheel, such as yellow and green, blue and violet, or red and orange. Rooms using an analogous color scheme typically are more casual and restful. This color scheme is best used in more informal settings such as family rooms and bedrooms- places where you are searching for rest and peace at the end of the day.

As per Vastu, color has the healing power like red color can help simulate brain waves and help in curing heat and blood pressure related issues.

-Color white on the ceiling is for attracting positive energy.

-Bright colors are not considered very auspicious as compared to cool and light hues.

-Study room in light orange can help simulate memory power.

-Green color helps in eliminating negative energy and help to create a positive aura.

One of the best things about color is that you can change wall color often. Think carefully before you paint your space, about how you want people to feel and perform. Although, the wall color can’t perform miracles, it can certainly give you a boost in the right direction.

So go, paint the town in your COLOR !!!

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