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What are some colors that I can paint my room to make it appear larger?

As of right now my room is white and in a few months we are painting it, so I'm just wondering what colors might make the eye think it was a little bigger. Ps sorry if its in the wrong cadegory!!!!

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Light colours are preferred to draw the eye away (hence look bigger) so white is not a bad choice - but if you no longer like it, try a soft yellow.

As an alternative, the way to make a space look much bigger, think about a mirror that covers a significant part of a wall. That should be coupled with a darker colour.

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Dark colors

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nah!
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Glow in the dark green.

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That would be awesome
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that would be fuglly fuuny and ugly
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Light!!! Never dark!

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bule on one side orange on the other and leave the rest white

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Light colors and do an accent wall. It helps give depth to the space.

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Hello Kitty colors....

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hell no
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Light / sky blue or pista color, daffodil yellow I have tried this and yes it helps a lot.

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table

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Lol table isn't a color...
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haha
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i know,i was kidding
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light pink maybe

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black with some neon colors i guess cough cough neon blue :D

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i like that hey
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I would say a light colour. :)

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light colors. try pale yellow

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Light colors dark will make it seem smaller maybe a pale or soft yellow, pink, blue or green

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blue and green

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yellow

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yellow and green definitely!

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white

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Purple strips and lime green strips

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light colors like yellow always make rooms appear bigger :)

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sometimes it isn't about what color you choose as much as choosing a pallet of colors and using the right pattern (different walls different colors or using blocks or stripes) or use of mirrors

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darker colors, cool colors, like dark purple, dark blue, NOT orange or yellow.

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nope thats incorrect
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nope thats correct
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I love orange
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any light colors with lots of mirrors :)

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Fail no offense
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why?
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you should paint your room some dark and light, such as light blue on one wall, dark on the other. too much dark makes a room look small hope i helped

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purple or blue

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dont know the colors, but LOTS of mirrors will do the trick. If you put one of those big wall mirrors it will look big. my mom used to live in a mobile home and she put big wall mirrors and it looked like a normal one story house.

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I just re-painted my room a light, fun, pink which appealed larger afterwards, so try lighter colors.

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light colors and use mirrors. you could use a large mirror behind your bed and frame it it turns out awesome!

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I am thinking lime green. mostly cuz it is my favorite color

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a light green

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Any light color.

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light blue with maybe yellow kinda like a back round or the sky.

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The best color u should paint it is a dark purple and add some design from big to little

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yellow and grey

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I used a very very pale peach on the upper 2/3rd then a wallpaper on the bottom with a white background: green, peach and some other flowers. It was beautiful, especially in the very early morning.

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use lime green, hot pink, and sky blue... my room is that way and it is extremely huge by the looks of it

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Light colors because if you paint it a dark color your room would look smaller than it really is.

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