Every home needs a freshen-up every now and then, whether it’s a new purchase or you’ve been there for years. And a repaint is an ideal way to do this.
We think that you shouldn’t have to spend a fortune to get a beautiful home. That’s why we’ve come up with 7 affordable paint colours to give your interiors a stylish new look.
1. Happy Daze – Crown
This stunning shade of yellow was originally showcased by Crown as an inspiring way to bring your home up to date for spring. But who says bright colours are only for the warmer months? This creamy yellow is a brilliant way to spread colour and light around your kitchen or bedroom whatever the weather.
2. Willow Tree – Dulux
If you want to keep things bright but are looking for a something a bit more subtle, Dulux’s Willow Tree could be for you. This is one of those paint colours that seem to be able to achieve everything – it’s both stylish and subtle, and fresh and light. Particularly beautiful when paired with creams and dark wood, this shade could be a great colour to open up your hallway.
3. Rich Red – Johnstone’s
Another colourful option, this rusty red is a great colour to use to create cosy, vibrant spaces in your home. This shade is ideal for reading nooks or on a feature wall behind a fireplace. Team with warm neutrals to keep your rooms colourful but not overwhelming.
4. Denim Drift – Dulux
This beautiful grey-blue was named Dulux’s 2017 Colour of the Year and rightly so. Its muted tones inject colour into a space without dominating it – it’s brilliant if you want to create a soothing but stylish effect. Although it’s one of the more subtle paint colours in this list, it could never be described as boring.
5. Blue Cool Britannia – Graham & Brown
If a lighter blue is more your bag, try Graham & Brown’s Cool Britannia. Like Denim Drift, it’s a stylish grey-blue, but this shade will lift your interiors and make them feel open and airy. Perfect for any room of your home, this chic shade stands out from other paint colours as a serious bargain.
6. Pimlico – GoodHome by B&Q
In 2019, B&Q launched their new GoodHome brand, promising affordable and durable paint in a range of trendy colours. This Pimlico shade is a gorgeous pale terracotta that’ll give any room a delightful Mediterranean feel. Pair with rich burnt oranges and muted reds for a warm and inviting effect, perfect for kitchens and living spaces.
7. Hamptons & Cincinnati – GoodHome by B&Q
Our last picks from the 2020 updated shades are these two gorgeous complimentary greys, also from GoodHome by B&Q. Cincinnati, the darker of the two colours, is a deep slate grey that’s perfect for accents and feature walls, with Hamptons, the lighter shade, a neutral grey that works as a stylish base layer.
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