One of the more interesting ways to use color in an interior space is to use a blue or green as the primary color and to use neutral grays or beige as an accent color, notes Martha Stewart. However, the best colors are always those that suit your style and personality.
Things that people may want to consider when they are choosing the right colors for an interior space include the location of the room, what the room is to be used for and whether there are any external landscaping details that may affect the ideal paint color for the space.
There are a few notable color palettes that can work in a variety of spaces, notes HGTV. These include brown, blue and cream; orange and blue; and black, white and green. People can also create an interesting room by using a monochrome color scheme throughout a space.
People interested in coming up with their own unique color combinations can use paint swatches from their local paint store to mix and match and come up with ideas. Experts suggest viewing these swatches in natural light and living with them in the space for a little while to determine whether they are actually ideal as color schemes.