How to use the blue color in the interior of the home?
Shades of blue paint is very applicable for small spaces. This color visually expands the space. But it must be applied in well-lit apartments. In rooms with windows facing north and west, it will add twilight. Although contemplation of blue awakens creative powers, it should not be used by people suffering from seasonal depressions.
Photo: dining room decorated in bright blue
Interior features of the living room
The whole family is going to the living room and guests. The uniqueness of the blue color is that it is equally close to both men and women. The living room is a place where all those present should feel comfortable. Bright blue color in the interior may not be the right choice, but the aquamarine, characterized by internal warmth, will be very harmonious. If you decorate the walls with rich aquamarine, then on its background, light and even white furniture will look very impressive. The combination of blue and white is a classic in architecture. The floor should be light in this case too. The color of the furniture can be repeated in the design of the door. Strict color can be used on the ceiling. Modern photo printing allows you to custom-make any elements of the stretch ceiling. Blue sky with clouds above your head will be the original decision of any living room.
Photo: 3D wallpaper imitating the sky
Photo: wall decoration in the living room aquamarine color
Exclusive in the kitchen
The use of blue in the kitchen is very appropriate. Where everything boils and roasts, a little freshness does not hurt. Furniture with blue facades will be the exclusive solution to the interior of the kitchen. Modern technologies and materials allow you to put any image on the surface of furniture. On the facades of wall cabinets, you can draw a horizon line with a bottomless azure sky. And the surface of the facades of the lower part is monotonous, repeating one dominant shade of the upper fragment with a solid color. To balance the brightness of the furniture, the apron and walls should be made in warm light colors. Drawing and color of facades can be repeated on the plane of the dining table.
Photo: a working blue apron in combination with white will be an original solution in your kitchen
Photo: photo printing on the kitchen
Create an accent in the bedroom
The blue color in the interior of the bedroom is very appropriate in an urban environment: it will refresh the dull everyday life of gray concrete jungle. In the bedroom you can make a decision in the form of a blue accent on the wall and a repetition of this shade in the design of the bed. Local painting - an extraordinary find. You can paint or stick wallpaper on the wall at the head of the bed. Thus, the visual center of the room will be created. The same color can be repeated a set of bed linen, bedspread, pillows. Or express in the design of curtains. The carpet covering on the floor will look aesthetically pleasing.
Tip: at least one element must overlap with the color of the wall, but no more than five.
Strict color will revive the nursery
In the children's room should reign fun. And here you can fool around with flowers. Blue to combine with yellow, peach or orange. The combination of blue and yellow is an expression of joy. For example, blue or blue walls and yellow furniture. Or on the blue walls and ceiling to depict the yellow sun, white clouds and the same colors to repeat in furniture and lamps.
Photo: decorating the walls of the children's room with vinyl stickers
Space in a small bathroom
It is quite natural to look at the bathroom, lined with blue tiles. This color is the most appropriate for the bathroom, not only because of its functional features, but because it is this color that visually increases the space. At the same time should not get carried away. Plumbing, furniture and ceiling is better to leave the classic white. White accents only emphasize the depth of the colors of the walls and floor.
Restraint in the office
The calm and stability of the owner of the office blue color in the interior will emphasize the most expressive. One of the most acceptable colors for the working area, because it psychologically promotes internal self-organization. In the working room will be appropriate and harmonious combination of warm and cold tones. The interior of the cabinet can be solved in the opposite of blue walls and brown furniture: cold mind and firmness in actions.
Anyone who does not dare to use the radical color on the surface of the walls of his home can be recommended to apply it in the elements of decor. It can be a designer clock on the wall, floor vases, color schemes for curtains or bed decorations. It should be borne in mind that color accents are created with large objects and large areas.
Tip: blue color should be no more than a quarter of the entire surface of the internal space.
Blue color is cold. Large areas in residential areas, painted with this color scheme, instead of calm and tranquility will bring coldness and alienation. The excess of blue paints will oppress, and in small quantities, any gloss and refined nobility will betray any interior.