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The Hottest Color Trends of 2021

Choosing colors for a home remodel can be tons of fun.

It can also be a bit nerve-wracking.

Changing your mind 6 months after you paint isn’t ideal, so you want to hit the right note the first time.

If you’re planning on making a color-scheme change in your kitchen, bathroom, or another room of your home in 2021, you’ll appreciate some guidance.

Let’s look at 2021’s hottest colors by major brands – and get some advice about where these shades will work best in your home.

1. Clark+Kensington: Stainless Steel 37B-4

Stainless Steel is the right choice if you have a space that could use some brightening up, .

It’s close in shade to periwinkle and would look lovely when paired with charcoals.

For a trendy pop, you can also try it with any orange color.

The best places to use this shade is in the living room, the bedroom, or as an accent in the kitchen or bathroom.

2. Behr: Blueprint S470-5

The vice-president of color and creative services at Behr describes Blueprint as “Warmer than denim, but softer than navy.”

This shade comes with a surprise calming effect in the kitchen, the bathroom, or as an accent wall in a bedroom.

You could also safely try it on a coffee table or bench to be a statement piece.

3. Valspar: Orange Slice 2002-1B

Zesty is the best word to describe this vibrant orange hue.

It’s a fun color to play around with, especially when it’s mixed-and-matched with colors like pale yellow, neutral gray or a minty green.

A guest bedroom or home office is a great place to use this color.

4. HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams: Reflecting Pool HGSW2324

This soft, calming green-blue color can also be fun and energizing when it’s combined with bold, vivid colors.

Keep it soothing by pairing it with natural hues.

The great thing about this shade is that It’s versatile enough to be used in any room in your home.

5. PPG Diamond: Night Watch PPG1145-7

How about a color that brings a lush green forest to mind?

If that sounds appealing, Night Watch is your color.

This deep green hue brings a touch of the outdoors into your home.

The best place for Night Watch is in a dining room or bedroom.

It’s especially nice for areas that don’t have an outdoor view.

6. Sherwin-Williams: Cavern Clay SW7701

Terra-cotta brings to mind a certain warmth, doesn’t it?

That’s just what you’ll get with Cavern Clay.

Use it in the kitchen or the dining room and pair it with bright tiles, warm stone hues, and some greenery.

7. Benjamin Moore: Metropolitan AF-690

Stylish gray with cool undertones is the best way to describe this neutral shade.

This color lends a calm feel to any room.

It works best on living room walls in combination with some warm colors to give it balance.

This gray would also be right at home in a minimalist kitchen and it can add a dreamy and sophisticated vibe to a bedroom.

It’s okay to need help

Decisions, decisions.

What color should you choose for your space makeover?

It’s always a good idea to consult a professional when you’re doing any home renovation or remodeling.

Work with an expert who can also provide you with the advice of a design expert.

For help remodeling your home, contact your local experts VKB Kitchen and Bath.