After several years of neutrals, grays, and whites, braver color choices are showing up in traditional and contemporary homes. These pops of color can be understated or dramatic depending on personalities and the mood you want your space to evoke.
Global color authority, Pantone, has chosen the fresh and zesty yellow-green shade of Greenery as its Color of the Year for 2017. The refreshing and revitalizing shade is symbolic of new beginnings and according to the company’s website is “a versatile ‘trans-seasonal’ shade that lends itself to many color combinations.” Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, describes how the company came to choose Greenery. “Greenery burst forth in 2017 to provide us with the reassurance we yearn for amid a tumultuous social and political environment. Satisfying our growing desire to rejuvenate and revitalize, Greenery symbolizes the reconnection we seek with nature, one another and a larger purpose.” While Greenery may be the most talked about single color of the year, it is by no means the only current color trend.
At SuperiorPRO we only use exceptional products like interior and exterior paints from Sherwin-Williams. For over 150 years, Sherwin-Williams has been an industry leader in the development of technologically advanced paint and coatings. The Sherwin-Williams colormix™ 2017 Color Forecast points out that “the state of color has never been more restless. New spirituality, cultural flux, feisty self-expression and soulful nostalgia are combining to paint an emerging portrait of our shared future.” The company has chosen a dozen colors in four categories to reflect these shifts.
- noir: a dark palette full of vine ripe fruits, Nordic blues, moody neutrals, and golden yellows embody our craving for refuge from urban streetlights and glowing screens.
- holistic: drawn from current trends of sustainable design, “voluntourism,” healing retreats, and “eco-travel, this collection features ” arctic neutrals, blush rose, and wild browns.
- intrepid: fluid identity, seamless virtual and real commerce and collaboration, and fiesty energy were the inspiration for these vibrant, kimono colors.
- unbounded: Earthy mustards, ocean blues, corals and mud reflect current world views of global immigration, consciousness, and
Call SuperiorPRO for all of your residential or commercial painting needs. We use the highest quality products and expert techniques that will provide you with a beautiful, long-lasting finish. We also offer a Complimentary Color Consultation on complete paint jobs with a color change ($2500 or more) from one of our own SuperiorPRO Color Consultants. The consultation includes professional painting ideas and color schemes to help you choose the perfect colors for the interior and/or exterior of your home or business.