12 Ways To Bring Blue Tones Into Your Home

Why paint a room in Blue? Why not, after all blue is the worlds most popular colour!

It is often associated with depth and stability. It symbolizes trust, loyalty, wisdom, confidence, intelligence, faith and truth. Blue is considered beneficial to the mind and body. It slows human metabolism and produces a calming effect.

Today we are featuring 12 rooms showcasing how beautiful blue can be, all painted in Benjamin Moore colours. We threw in a few fun front door colours in blue too.

LIVING ROOM

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Alfresco 1672 is a luxurious shade of deep, dusty blue that inspires a sense of relaxation. Pair it with white and gray accents for a calming space in your home. (via @brightbazaar)

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Not sure if you can handle a whole room painted blue? Try one wall, it will make an impact and if you bring in a few other accents (like area rug) it ties the room together. This wall is painted in Kensington Blue CC-780.

DINING ROOM

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Newburyport Blue HC-155 is a refined and elegant color that will beautifully complement your dining room display.

 

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Consider painting your ceilings, moldings, and doors to help transform your space. Make the walls pop with Teal Ocean 2049-30 on the walls.

KITCHEN

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Give your bathroom a dramatic makeover with Gentleman’s Gray 2062-20.

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If you’re hesitant to tackle repainting your cabinets, we’ve got some great advice to help you get ready.

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BEDROOM

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Pair neutrals and pastels with a deep hue, like these bedrooms painted in Hale Navy HC-154, to create a calming space for sleep.

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BATHROOM

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Blue is a classic color that will never go out of style. Use Fiji AF-525 for a different take on tranquility in your bathroom. (via: @apartmenttherapy)

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This bathroom is so fresh and so clean, with it’s mix of watery blue and white colour scheme and large windows letting in the sunlight. It’s not a surprise this colour is called Clearest Ocean Blue 2064-40.

FRONT DOOR

The sky is blue, so blue will always work outside…the only factor is your brick, stucco or siding. Paint your door blue to say “Home Sweet Home” before you even step inside. These doors are fun and fresh, from left: Blue Danube 2062-30 & Brilliant Blue 2065-30.

 

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Electric Blue May Be For You

This colour is bold, calming and one that promotes creativity. Designer Meg Quasim of Design Your Joy put a Styleboard to show you how to use this blue, check it out here.

Thinking this look may work in your home?

Come into our store and grab a tester pot in Benjamin Moore’s CC-874 Delphin today.

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Moody Blues

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“We just see where inspiration takes us and go with it,” says interior designer, Patrick Printy. Create your dramatic oasis with a dark hue, like Jet Black 2120-10 on this exterior (via: @elledecor)

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An entryway that’s as beautiful as the sea. Get ready for summer with blue hues like, Blueberry 2063-30. (Via: @coastal_living)

FullSizeRender 7Make the outside of your home as radiant as the inside. Regal Select Exterior is durable, beautiful, and perfect for any exterior:

Bedroom Inspiration

Color has the power to change not only the look of a room, but also its ambience. When choosing a color, consider these basic facts: Warm colors add energy; cool hues create a more calming atmosphere. Learn more: http://ow.ly/zbSO309kvH9

17022285_10155142918896323_1754846525825452277_nWarm-toned Green Umber CW-460 can make a space feel full of energy.

17103516_10155142918886323_1780848207099285325_nCool-toned Little Boy Blue 2061-60 creates a calming oasis.