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Picking the Right Paint Colors for your AirBnB

Jan 03, 2020

Painting is expensive especially when you're having someone else do the work. Likely in your short term rental property, you're outsourcing the labor and therefore this is an investment that you want to get right! 

You're in the right place! Get ready for my best color advice.

Start with a Tight Color Palette

The First step in picking the right paint colors is to think about all of the colors you want to use in your space. A tight color palette with a small number of colors is the best way to go.

Why? It will make the design of your spaces look less chaotic and more intentional. The brain feels calmer when things around a room relate to one another because there is less to process.

Here are 3 go-to rules for planning a color palette

1. Follow the 60/30/10 Rule 

This rule says you use light colored neutrals for 60% of your space, the next 30% are for deeper toned neutrals, and the last 10% are your pops of color. 

Under this rule, you...

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