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Color Up Your Curb Appeal

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If you want to add pizzazz to the outside of your home, whether for your own satisfaction or because you’re thinking of selling, consider using color. You can update your home’s exterior and incorporate trends that you enjoy.  Adding a pop of color can also increase your home’s curb appeal and help your home stand out in the crowd.

What Your Front Door Color Says About You

We all can use a little zest and color in our lives. Most of us don’t want to look exactly like everyone else—so why should our home?

Shades of “Greige”

The Best Warm Grays For Your Walls


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Creating a Cohesive Color Scheme for Your Home


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Diamond Vogel Color Trend Report | Spring 2017

Fake news, truth, and the debate between differing views. Our current struggles are leading a shift to intentional choices to live an honest and simple life. A search for authentic design brings us to look for styles and products that are true and long lasting. We hope you find inspiration in our 2017 Spring Color Report.

Sneak Peek at 2017 Color Trends

Forecasted color trends for 2017 include everything from warm, inviting tones to icy hues. Here are some color stories we’ll likely see emerging for interiors and exteriors.

It Takes a Village

Top Color Picks by Diamond Vogel

DV Top Color Picks

Diamond Vogel 2017 Color of the Year

Perfect for interiors, exteriors, and doors too. Find out more information about our winner of the 2017 Color of the Year contest.

Light Reflectance Value: What Do Those Numbers Mean?

Shedding Light on the Situation: What is LRV?

A color’s Light Reflectance Value (LRV) measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from (or absorbs into) a painted surface. Simply put, LRV measures the percentage of light a paint color reflects. 

Understanding Undertones

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A fresh coat of paint is an easy way to transform a space or revamp a room. But when choosing a new color, proceed with caution! Remember that colors have an undertone -- a color that’s present, but not always obvious depending on the lighting and what other colors surround it.

Diamond Vogel Trend Colors | Fall 2016

Colors Your Neighbors Love 2016

Color your Neighbors Love 2016

Painting with Proper Proportions of Color

60:30:10 Rule

Paint color can transform and revitalize your home.  It can also be used to engage and create welcoming home environments.  One way to do this is with proper proportions of different hues and shades of color.

The 60:30:10 color theory is one of the basic rules to having a harmonious end result.