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No ‘ceiling’ on color choices

Painting Your Ceilings Anything But White

It is most often an assumption that when painting interior rooms the ceiling will be white. While there is nothing wrong with a white ceiling, there’s also nothing wrong with considering some color! Debra Gelbart, in an article for inPaint magazine, asked several experts about color for ceiling painting.

What The Experts Say About Painting Ceilings Using Color

PPG paints said “I think it’s important to choose a coordinating ceiling color with the wall color. If walls are a neutral blue, gray would complement nicely on the ceiling, especially if the room’s furniture has gray in it. If homeowners are going for a more dramatic look, another option is choosing a coordinating color that’s darker than the walls. Black or twilight blue colors that mimic the sky look stunning on a ceiling with a beautiful lighting fixture.”

Sherwin Williams offered this advice, “Color can create warmth, a sense of openness, and add a creative touch to any ceiling. Be creative. If you don’t like it, you can always repaint.” But, they cautioned, “Using color the wrong way can draw attention toward the ceiling and not toward architectural features that should be accentuated.”

To read the full article and get more ideas about ceiling painting, click here.

Color Consulting Help For Local Customers

One of the number one reasons consumers do not paint their walls (including ceilings) is because they are afraid of making a color mistake. If you live in the greater Sacramento area, we are here to help. We can help you select the perfect color scheme for your home or office. Call our office to schedule a free estimate: (530) 753-5074 or schedule an appointment online.

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Brooks did a fantastic job on our exterior and interior paint jobs. Quality was high, price was reasonable, and the team was extremely professional and detail-oriented. Mark was our crew lead and the team performed a number of exterior wood repairs, a door re-stain, interior and exterior painting. Mark clearly takes a lot of pride in his work and went above and beyond to ensure the work was high-quality, including finding exact matching siding to fix dry rot, and performing minor repairs that weren't even included in the quote. He and the team were all consistently positive and personable, joking with each other throughout the day, while also genuinely complimenting each other on the quality of their work. It was great to see, and that positivity definitely showed through the work they did. We couldn't be happier with the end result.

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Very professional, I appreciate the time they took to make sure everything was taken care of for my house! I really liked that Jaime stepped up and told me not to paint my front door like the house and then chose a color that worked great. Thank you!

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Brooks did a fantastic job on our exterior and interior paint jobs. Quality was high, price was reasonable, and the team was extremely professional and detail-oriented. Mark was our crew lead and the team performed a number of exterior wood repairs, a door re-stain, interior and exterior painting. Mark clearly takes a lot of pride in his work and went above and beyond to ensure the work was high-quality, including finding exact matching siding to fix dry rot, and performing minor repairs that weren't even included in the quote. He and the team were all consistently positive and personable, joking with each other throughout the day, while also genuinely complimenting each other on the quality of their work. It was great to see, and that positivity definitely showed through the work they did. We couldn't be happier with the end result.

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