Color is a fundamental element of design. Interior Designers are well schooled in the psychological effects of each color and combinations of color. Colors can put people in a certain state of mind. Some colors make us feel calm and relaxed while others cheer and excite. When we think about what colors are to be used in a design, many factors come into play. The room size, the amount of natural light and the rooms purpose are a few of the factors that effect our color choices.
Color and Mental Health
The following chart illustrates the various ways different colors are believed to influence mental health.