What does the colour of your room tell about you?

Color and light are the two most important components that make a home. Each color says something about the mood of the room, and you.

Your is who you are. It reflects your personality and needs. It exemplifies ‘YOU’. and are the two most important components that make a home. It sets the tone and the character of your house. Each color says something about the mood of the , and you.

Color and light not only influence human emotions, they are also important components of changing the look or feel of a room. A coat of paint and the right lighting can dramatically change interiors, camouflage design problems and other defects. It can improve moods and reduce negative behavior, it can increase or decrease , it can improve concentration and productivity, and it can even increase appetite.

What does the colour of the walls of your room say about you:

Red
Exiting and demands attention
Studies show that this color actually raises heart rate.

Black
Elegance and power
Gives an impression of strength and authority.

Orange
Fun and ambition
Also an attention-getter, this color is perfect for calls to action.

White
Cleanliness and clarity
Also, associated with purity and adds no extra visual weight.

Yellow
Happiness and optimism
Studies show that this color causes the release of serotonin – reducing the chances of getting into depression.

Violet
Prosperity and royalty
Studies show that this color actually stimulates problem-solving.

Green
Growth and nature
Also associated with money, this color is the easiest for the eye to process.

Blue

Trust and loyalty

Generally, liked by a majority of people. Associated with calmness and security.

There is a lot of information and interpretation for different uses of color and light. Hence choosing one scheme can be overwhelming in many ways. One must have an understanding of the way that colors convey meaning in nature and culture. Ultimately, it also boils down to preference. There are many other factors that affect how we perceive colors and light, what is relaxing to some, may have a different effect on others.

(Inputs provided by House of Hiranandani)

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