Our last post offered lots of paint colors to inspire you to freshen up a room or two this summer. If you missed it, click here. And welcome to Part Two of our Paint Series where bright colors are trending like the above color – Valspar Lime Mousse 6008-9B.

“We are inspired by vibrant shades of nature and want to bring them inside to freshen up a space,” says Sue Kim, Color Marketing Manager, Valspar. “Valspar Lime Mousse 6008-9B is a hue that has extreme saturation that is fearless!  Add in small doses in your home with an accent wall or in color blocking to create a graphic impact!”

Valspar Metropolis Lilac 4001-6C

“Here’s a color that evokes memories and emotions of the summer, inspired by the summer flowers,” continues Kim.  “Furthermore, it’s a beautiful shade that is soothing, while having a deep, immersive natural experience. Create a calming environment perfect for a reading nook when you’re looking to unwind and relax.”

Valspar Wishing Well 5002-10C

“Summertime is the perfect time to organize your garage. It is a space we spend time throughout the whole year, yet it’s often forgotten,” notes Kim. “By painting the room a fun, vibrant shade, you will want to spend more time in there. Plus, it will help you see all the equipment you have organized on the walls.  Try Valspar Wishing Well 5002-10C, a brave blue – perfect for refreshing a garage!” 

HGSW1065 Dishy Coral is part of the Mystic Light Color Color Collection, HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams

“HGSW1065 Dishy Coral in our Mystic Light Color Collection is an energizing, but soft shade with the perfect vibrancy for when you’re wanting to bring the colors of summer into your home,” says Ashley Banbury, Sr. Color Designer for HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams. “Use Dishy Coral as an accent with accessories and décor, or as an overall wall color that is lively, perfect for social spaces.  Combine with the other colors of the Color Collection for an interesting eye catching contrast!

HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams, HGSW2324 Reflecting Pool

Banbury also suggests getting inspired by Sherwin-Williams’ Sophisticated Whimsy Color Collection!  “Our 2019 Color of the Year HGSW2324 Reflecting Pool is reminiscent of the colors of water, inspired by the summer!”

Next Up: Part Three of our Paint Series. We’re talking exterior color choices!