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What color make orange

May 23, 2023

What Colors Make Orange

In order to create orange paint, the colors which need to be mixed together are yellow and red. To achieve a balanced, true orange color, the proportions of red and yellow should be even, so one part red to one part yellow.

What is color hue

May 23, 2023

What is Hue? Examples and Uses in Home Decor

 Fortunately, hue is not a complex term; in fact, this word simply means ‘color.’ Here we expand on the term ‘hue’ and take a closer look at how it is used to describe home decor, along with other words you have likely stumbled upon in relation to hue.

Darkness color

May 23, 2023

How to Use Dark Colors For Your Home

When most of us think about darkness, the color that springs to mind is black. While black is regarded as the ultimate dark color in interior design, it is not the only color that can represent darkness. There are many variations of dark colors that can work well to create a dim or shadowy atmosphere.

Color spectrum

May 23, 2023

Color Spectrum – Definition and How to Use It in Home Decor

Having an appreciation for the color spectrum and how this can affect color perception is really useful in interior design, since color theory and being able to put different colors together in an appealing way is a key element of creating spaces that people want to spend time in. Here we take a closer look at the color spectrum and how it can be used to the advantage of interior designers.

Secondary colors

May 23, 2023

Secondary Colors – What They Are, and How to Use Them

Secondary colors are formed by mixing primary colors, and they can work well as both main colors and accent colors in interior design. The three secondary colors are green, purple, and orange, and these can be mixed with primary colors to create tertiary colors.

What Wall Color Goes With Dark Trims

June 28, 2023

What Wall Color Goes With Dark Trims? [7 Excellent Combinations]

Whether you’re into a vintage or mid-century modern vibe, you can add much warmth to your interior by painting the walls a complementary color to go with your dark trims. Let’s take a look at some examples below:

Paint roller sizes

May 17, 2023

Paint Roller Sizes and Guidelines (with 2 Drawings)

The standard length measurement of a paint roller is 9 inches, though paint rollers also come in smaller and larger sizes for specific projects. The pile or ‘nap’ of a roller will also come in different measurements, and it’s important to pick the right roller nap for the job to get the best results.

Cool colors

May 15, 2023

Cool Colors – What They Are, Examples, and How to Use Them

Cool colors are enormously popular in home decor because they create an energy in a room that feels fresh, invigorating, soothing, and clean.

Flower vase dimensions

May 11, 2023

What Are the Flower Vase Dimensions?

The typical size of a flower vase varies between types. For instance, bud vases usually measure 3-6 inches tall, whereas pedestal vases can be up to 24 inches tall.

What colors make black

May 7, 2023

What Colors Make Black? [Various Shades of Black Explored]

If you want to create a black paint without buying a pre-mixed black, you can do so by mixing equal amounts of blue, yellow, and red.

Bathtub dimensions

February 5, 2024

Bathtub Dimensions and Guidelines (with Illustrations)

Bathtubs come in a range of shapes and sizes, and having an understanding of these is vital when planning out a bathroom layout, to make the most of your space and ensure it works for you and your family.

Can you paint a toilet

May 1, 2023

Can You Paint a Toilet? (Answered)

The prospect of painting a toilet might seem unusual, but it’s actually something that more and more DIY enthusiasts are considering. Here we uncover how to paint a toilet, and whether or not it’s worth it.