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Paint Color Trends for This Year

Enter a home and the first thing your eye notices, whether consciously or subconsciously, is the color of the walls. The right paint color can create a mood and set the tone for your living space. White paint, for example, creates a clean, fresh, and energizing look. Red speaks of passion and strength. Pale blues and greens are calming colors, reminiscent of nature. But with so many choices, selecting the right paint color can be hard.

Why not let the people who create the paint help you choose by examining the paint color trends for 2022? Each year, paint companies choose a color of the year. Check out the color trends below to find the perfect paint for your home.

Benjamin Moore’s October Mist 1495

Benjamin Moore’s color of the year for 2022 is October Mist 1495, which has been described as the “silver-green stem of a flower”. October Mist 1945 is a background that can serve as a canvas for other colors. It is one of fourteen colors selected for the Color Trends Palette for 2022.

Benjamin Moore’s October Mist for a kitchen

This kitchen features Benjamin Moore’s October Mist.

Glidden’s Guacamole in the home office.

This home office uses Glidden’s Guacamole.

Glidden’s Guacamole

Glidden’s color of the year for 2022 is Guacamole, another shade of green described as “spirited yet soothing”. Green is thought of as the most organic color, which perhaps makes us feel connected to nature.

Behr’s Breezeway

Behr has named Breezeway, another shade of light green, as its color of the year for 2022. Described as a “relaxed and uplifting sea glass green,” this color promotes tranquility.

Behr’s 2022 Color of the Year, Breezeway,.

Behr’s 2022 Color of the Year, Breezeway, is seen here.

Aleutian, Sherwin-Williams 2022 Color of the Year.

This bedroom features Aleutian, Sherwin-Williams 2022 Color of the Year.

Sherwin-Williams’ Aleutian

If your taste leans more toward blue, Sherwin-Williams’ color of the year, Aleutian, might be for you. This paint color has both warm and cool tones. Thus, Aleutian is described as a “perfectly balanced washed indigo” that promotes relaxation.


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