Best Home Office Paint Colors: Which One is Right For You?

With so many of us still working from home, our offices can provide a welcome change of scenery, especially if you are lucky enough to have a separate space to call your own. It’s also the perfect opportunity to take a design risk, whether through color or by getting creative with the location.

Earth tones are grounding and relaxing. Try Grand Canyon C2-555.

Color plays a significant role in the psychology of your space, and a coat of paint is the easiest and most cost-effective way to achieve a fresh look. Whether you’re looking to power up your productivity, cultivate your creativity, or seek serenity in between marathon Zoom calls, ­­­­­here are some of our favorite home office colors.

GET SOPHISTICATED WITH BLACK & DARK TONES

Try Espionage C2-742

Most people don’t think of black or other deep tones when planning for an office. Dark walls often get a bad rap for making rooms look smaller; however they perform in compact spaces because the dark wall color tends to blur the edges of a room, especially when you paint the trim the same color. Darker  colors react enthusiastically to the light throughout the day, especially when have a significant light source and use a full spectrum paint product. Dark accent wall act as a beautiful backdrop for built-ins since it allows your accessories to shine!

Dark tones can actually act like a neutral, allowing other elements in the room to pop.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BE A BOSS WITH VIOLET

Try Bella Donna C2-782

When you’re a BOSS, you do what you want, especially when it comes to decorating your office. Embrace the power of a nuanced neutral that reflects your unique style. They can make a room feel fresh and modern, while the violet tones welcome those $$ vibes.

 Take color risks in your personal space

JUST BREATHE WITH GREEN 

Try Balsam C2-684

 Green is the color of growth. It’s also the color of money, so it’s the perfect combination for the space where you host your hustle. Having some color inspiration from nature helps keep you grounded and focused. Add in some organic shapes, natural textures, and sustainable materials to maximize your design. Plants add a colorful finishing touch while also helping keep the oxygen moving -- perfect for those morning mantras. Read more about the beauty of Balsam here

CULTIVATE YOUR CREATIVITYWITH YELLOW

Try Moxie C2-624

Yellow is known for being happy, positive, and productive – three critical elements for making work more enjoyable. It's also known to get your creative juices flowing, so you can think of that next million dollar idea!

Clap along if you feel like happiness is the truth – Happy, Pharrell Williams

PEACE OUT WITH PASTELS

Try Salty Brine C2-701

If you want an office space that keeps you calm, cool and collected, go for soft, tranquil colors known to keep stress levels light. We love how softer colors create a more zen like space and an openness that feels refreshing. Read more about Salty Brine, our 2020 Color of the Year here

Still need some inspiration? View some of our favorite office spaces here!


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