7 Color Mistakes to Avoid

Finding the right palette can be daunting. Steer clear of these common dilemmas.

Font
  • A
  • A
  • A

E-mail This Page to Your Friends

x

All fields are required.

Separate multiple e-mail addresses with a comma; Maximum 20 email addresses.

Refresh

Sending E-mail

Sending E-mail

Or Do Not E-mail

Success!

A link to %this page% was e-mailed

+ Enlarge Photo
Shrink Photo
Featured Products in This Gallery

Don't Overlook the Basics

Choosing a color palette can be a difficult task, but set yourself up for success by knowing the basics of the color wheel and how different schemes work. Photo courtesy of Shaw Floors.

Advertisement
Loading...

Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.

We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.

We Recommend...

How to Choose a Color Scheme

How to Choose a Color Scheme

Discover your color preferences with eight tips for picking perfect color palettes.

(4 photos)
Color Experts Battle Part 7

Color Experts Battle Part 7

It's the clash of the color titans as the designers battle it out.

(video 03:22)
Guide to Color and Personality

Guide to Color and Personality

Every color evokes a different emotion. Add a personal touch to your home decor by finding the color that fits your own social...

HGTV Inspiration Newsletter

Create your unique, personal style with advice and inspiration from HGTV.