Decorating & Design

Best Paint Colors

Most Recent

Best Paint Colors

Design-Savvy Ways To Liven Up Your Space With Paint

Designer Joel Bray shares two bold vignettes using Farrow & Ball's newest hues.

Best Paint Colors

Discover House & Home’s Top Paint Trends For 2019

Our editors pick the most fashion-forward paint hues and the essential, crowd-pleasing neutrals for 2019.

Best Paint Colors

Decorating Inspiration: A New Spin On Pretty

Offering a delicate balance of trendy and timeless, an unexpected palette, luscious curves and eye-catching pattern set the stage for a new spin on pretty. Get inspired with two fresh decorating looks below! The Palette: Refined Pink + Navy + Burgundy Millennial pink has matured: this grown-up version has…

Best Paint Colors

This Year’s Top Color Trend Is Inspired By Beyoncé & Jay-Z

Power pastels are making their way from pop culture into our homes. The pairing of pink or mauve and saturated seafoam shed any geriatric associations once Beyoncé and Jay-Z donned pastel suits and outshone the Mona Lisa in a video for their first joint album. A hit of tawniness gives millennial pink a grown-up look, while seafoam…

Best Paint Colors

Behind The Scenes: How Farrow & Ball Paint Is Made

Senior editor Morgan Michener shares scenes from her trip to the Farrow & Ball factory in Dorset, England.

Best Paint Colors

Hot Hues: Fall In Love With Farrow & Ball’s Nine New, Richly Crafted Paint Colours

Presented by Craftsmanship and curation are key to great design. That’s one of the reasons why decorating fans and interior designers rely on Farrow & Ball’s coveted 132 paint-colour palette for timeless shades that work beautifully in living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens and bathrooms…

Best Paint Colors

Benjamin Moore Announces 2019 Color Of The Year!

Benjamin Moore just revealed its 2019 Color Of The Year as Metropolitan (AF-690). A cool grey, this tranquil hue encourages a moment of calm amidst the chaos of modern day life. “It’s a color in the neutral spectrum that references a contemplative state of mind and design.

Best Paint Colors

One Look, Three Ways! See How We Used Behr’s 2019 Colour Of The Year

Discover how we used Blueprint S470-5, the Behr 2019 Colour of the Year.

Best Paint Colors

The House & Home Guide To Paint Finishes

We break down the different paint finishes and how to best use them below. Matte/Flat  Why: Creates a rich, soft and slightly chalky-looking finish that absorbs light well to help hide any surface imperfections. Where: Low traffic surfaces with little washing required, such as living rooms and ceilings. Eggshell/Satin  Why:…

Best Paint Colors

These 10 Paint Colors Are Surprisingly Livable

While there are hundreds of colors to choose from on a paint deck, it can be hard to say yes to anything other than a “safe” choice like white or grey. But if color on the walls is something you’ve been craving, look no further. Click through to discover some…

Home Tours

Before & After: Bold, Colorful Townhouse

This main floor reno is packed with creativity.

Best Paint Colors

Vote For Your Favorite Pantone Color Of The Year!

Look back at Pantone's picks over the past 10 years.

Best Paint Colors

This Paint Color Could Increase Your Home’s Selling Price

Thinking about selling your home? You might want to splurge on one last thing before putting a ‘For Sale’ sign on the lawn: a can of blue paint. According to a Paint Color Analysis conducted by real estate database Zillow, a fresh coat of paint in the…

Best Paint Colors

Discover House & Home’s Best White Paint Colors

Find the perfect white paint color for every style.

Best Paint Colors

Discover House & Home’s Top Paint Trends For 2018

Transform every room in the house with the year’s super livable neutrals and boldest accent colors.