Green: Still A Relevant Color in 2022

by | Mar 8, 2022 | Project Planning, Remodeling Ideas, Remodeling Tips | 0 comments

Back in 2017 I wrote this blog on Greenery 2017 Pantone Color of the Year and ideas for choosing the right color palette for your home during a remodel.

greenery pantone color of the year 2017

In 2022, this blog remains current, as practically every major brand of paint is agreeing that green will be an official color for the year. One designer states, “previously we talked about bringing the best of the indoors into outdoor realms. But now we’re seeing a reversal trend, with uplifting greens and botanical motifs coming inside the home in everything from paint to pillows.”

What’s in a color?

Green can be calming, so bedrooms can incorporate muted tones, by using a green with a blue undertone such as Sherwin Williams Sea Salt or Benjamin Moore Wythe Blue.

Using greens in the kitchen can vary from lighter and brighter green to darker greens.

In my personal opinion there are greens to avoid such as acid greens or cool tone greens:

How and where are our homeowners using green in their remodels?

See how some have incorporated green into their remodels:

Modern Sophistication Leads to this First Floor Refresh

living room, fireplace hearth and side cabinetry, enlarged hearth, leather finished black granite hearth, dimensional green diamond shaped tile, paneled trim, metal rod sconces, tv cabinet, closed storage Kitchen facelift, kitchen partial remodel, undermount farmhouse sink, kitchen island lighting, pendant lighting, granite buffet countertop, mont orion polished granite, black and white granite, black painted kitchen hood, green elongated tile backsplash

Sophisticated Open Concept First Floor Addition and Renovation

open concept kitchen, large sophisticated kitchen, entertainers space, transitional living spaces, transitional kitchen, mudroom, lockers, maple cabinet food storage hutch, medium wood hardwoods

Small Dated Broad Ripple Master Suite Gets Total Transformation

master bedroom and bathroom

Here is a remodel that we are in the process of finishing up.

Whatever shade of green you choose and how you choose to use it, you are likely to be in great company. It’s often described as the color of joy, harmony, life, energy, the environment, and money. Those who like green are said to believe in balance, stability, and persistence. Go forth and go green.

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