A house is more than a retreat away from the outside world. It provides a haven, a place to sleep, relax, and call home. A home is where the heart is, and how your home looks is how it represents you- your personality.
People change over time, so their tastes can also shift. Modifying your home to reflect this shift is quite normal. It may be a big transformation but changing your interior walls can completely alter the atmosphere, feel, and personality of your home, giving it the revamp, it deserves. To inspire you, here are some popular interior paint colors for 2022.
Here are Benjamin Moore’s most popular neutral interior paint colors for 2022. The use of neutral colors in your home can create a feeling of warmth.
It also allows the room to feel much larger than it actually is, creating a welcoming atmosphere and giving your home an airy and clean feel to it.
Not to mention, if you are thinking about selling your home now or in the future, neutral colors are the best colors to use.
Benjamin Moore | October Mist -1495
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Green is one of the popular colors for 2022. It’s fresh, natural and calming.
Green is a great color for living rooms, bedrooms and bathrooms. It’s neutral enough that it won’t overwhelm, but it also has enough personality that it won’t fade into the background.
The shade “October Mist” by Benjamin Moore will really bring an element of new life, growth, and new beginnings.
Sherwin Wiliams | Aleutian - SW 6241
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Blue is a popular paint color that embodies comfort and relaxation. Its sense of comfort and calmness is enhanced by the color's cool undertones.
Sherwin Williams' Aleutian Blue is a popular paint color that you can use inside your home.
It pairs with off-white and warm tans. This blue works equally well in common areas like
kitchens or living rooms and private spaces including bedrooms and bathrooms.
Sherwin Williams | Evergreen Fog
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In 2022, Sherwin-Williams chose a soothing green hue called Evergreen Fog for its color of the year.
This organic color is welcoming in entryways, calming in bedrooms or bathrooms, and also a good choice for living rooms and kitchens.
The color's subtlety makes it a great choice for modern interiors. It pairs well with beige, camel or coffee-colored accents.
Behr | Breezeway MQ3-21
One of this year's hottest trends is Behr’s cool green shade called Breezeway MQ3-21.
Breezeway is a silvery green shade with cool undertones that is perfect for any room of your home. It establishes a feeling of tranquility and invites you to reflect on life's natural beauty. It's also a color that welcomes a hopeful sense of renewal, restoration, and healing.
Sherwin Williams | Sea Salt - 6204
Sea Salt is a blue-green paint color that leans more toward green. Sea Salt has gray undertones.
It makes a room feel lighter and brighter by reflecting artificial and natural light back into it.
Sea Salt can be used to give rooms a natural-looking, soft color. You might want this effect in your mudroom, laundry area, or bedroom.
Pantone |Very Peri - 17-3938
Pantone's Color of the Year for 2022 is a striking shade of periwinkle called Very Peri.
This color has violet and red undertones and is often used as a way to inject energy and excitement into the home, especially in areas such as living rooms and bathrooms.
PPG | Olive Sprig PPG1125-4
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Olive Sprig is a lush green that has an earthy undertone. It's a great color for interior walls and looks especially good with soft rose hue.
Olive Sprig evokes the feeling of velvety leaves from your favorite plant. It is PPG's 2022 color of the year.
Olive Sprig is also a great choice for office spaces, kitchens, and bedrooms.
Dunn Edwards | Art and Craft DET682
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Art and Craft by Dunn-Edwards is an earthy, warm neutral. The look is currently trending in interior design.
Art and Craft can be used in the dining room, living room or bedroom. If you're looking for a paint color that will reflect who you are as an individual and your personal style, this is it.
Valspar | Gilded Linen 6002-1A
Gilded Linen was chosen to be one of the Valspar's colors of the year and was made to represent confidence, curiosity, and strength.
It is a warm neutral color that feels organic, and compliments open spaces well. This shade can make a home feel more open and clean, so it's ideal in living rooms and entryways. However, the color is so versatile you can use it in almost any room.
If you are a minimalist and like to keep things simple this is for you.
Glidden | Guacamole PPG1121-5
A vibrant green named Guacamole was chosen as Glidden's Color of the Year for 2022. Bright and fun, this shade brings a style reminiscent of ripe avocados into homes without sacrificing an earthy feel so popular these days.
It “brings an organic energy to any space". This green adds a lovely natural touch to your home —from kitchen cabinets and home decor items.
Benjamin Moore | Wildflower - 2090-40
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Wildflower is a bold and unique red that's perfect for giving your home a fresh look. This shade of red—with undertones of pink and orange—creates a hue that feels both organic (like nature) and bold.
It looks good with creams and taupe's, as well as warm yellows and dark blues.
Use this color as a statement in your dining room or use it to accentuate a wall in the bedroom.
Make a difference in your home with new interior paint
Change is never easy; however, if you are thinking of giving your home an upgrade, a good slap of new paint color will do the trick. In the long run, changing your interior wall color will benefit you. Do you have a picture of what you want your home to bring? Well, whether it is comfort, wellness, clarity, or even productivity, the color you pick will directly influence how you want your home to make you feel.