Paint Innovations & Must-Try Colours
Choose the perfect paint type depending on your needs! Find out how to decorate with stunning Benjamin Moore paint colours including classic neutrals like Simply White (OC-117) — the 2016 Colour of the Year — and deep, cosy hues like Templeton Gray (HC-161). Plus, find out which Benjamin Moore paint is best for high-traffic areas, which paint is certified asthma- and allergy-friendly, and which stands up to the test of time and weather.
In this living room, white walls and floors are complemented by rustic wood beams to create a modern farmhouse look. The Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Interior Paint on the walls offers visibly thicker coverage. Dreamy white-painted floors also get a long-lasting finish with Benjamin Moore Floor & Patio Latex Enamel, which resists marring and scratching.
Dark paint on the walls of this bedroom evoke a cosy, luxurious mood. Hits of warm metal on the glam chandelier, table lamp and curtain rod enhance the opulence. For a richer, truer colour, opt for Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Interior Paint.
In this eclectic bistro-style kitchen, the grey-green painted panelling picks up on warm olive tones of the waxed-linen banquette upholstery. Around the island, classic Thonet-style stools in a darker finish create a lived-in café vibe. The gorgeous pink- and orange-veined Nacarado quartzite countertop layers movement, warmth and colour into the space. In a kitchen, apply Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Interior Paint to walls and cabinets — stains wash off easily, while colours stay true.
The serene grey-blue colour of this durable Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Interior Paint complements this dining room’s traditional architectural details. A rustic dining table, hardwood floors and a basket of logs give the room a warm vibe.
A classic robin’s egg blue settee offers a pretty perch to put on shoes, and picks up on the front door’s fade-resistant blue Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Exterior Paint. The entryway walls are painted with Aura Waterborne Interior Paint, which is suitable for high-traffic areas thanks to its durable, long-lasting finish.
Sweet dreams are guaranteed in this nursery thanks to a soothing blue and white colour scheme, tall windows and pretty parquet floors. Choosing Benjamin Moore Natura Waterborne Interior Paint, which goes beyond zero VOC*, means you can breathe easy about your baby’s safety. Natura is now certified as asthma- and allergy-friendly, too!
*Zero VOC according to EPA Method 24.
High ceilings, a four-poster bed with natural textiles, and soothing shades of grey and yellow all contribute to a serene, airy bedroom. An environmentally friendly paint like Benjamin Moore Natura Waterborne Interior Paint is a safer choice for air quality, as well.
Liberal doses of black, such as the dining room feature wall, balance more decorative accents. Likewise, a support pillar of reclaimed brick adds edge to the elegant space. For ease and speed when painting, use Benjamin Moore Regal Select Waterborne Interior Paint — a paint and primer in one.
Unique upper cabinets, an industrial range and polished metal pendants give a pretty kitchen character. Premium performance Benjamin Moore Regal Select Waterborne Interior Paint in a soft blue shade looks fresh against on-trend white subway tile.
Sunlight streams through stunningly high, Haussmann-style windows, evoking visions of Paris. Off-white walls play off an ornate mantel, while decorative trim in white and light bluish-grey tie in with the couch. Visibly thicker Benjamin Moore Aura Waterborne Interior Paint delivers richer, truer colour thanks to its exclusive Colour Lock™ technology.
Rich brown walls layer luxe drama into a hallway and contrast beautifully with crisp white trim and stair risers. A mirror offers a bit of sparkle. For a high-traffic area like this, consider a high-performance paint and primer in one, such as Benjamin Moore Regal Select Waterborne Interior Paint.
Add personality to your exterior with colour. Here, a saturated teal door pops against cream trim. Decorative lanterns and potted greenery offer symmetry, as well. Be sure to choose a high-hide, glossy enamel paint such as Benjamin Moore Aura Grand Entrance when painting an exterior door.