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A nude or neutral color scheme is ideal for a living room. This type of color scheme allows you to introduce other colors to the room without clashing with the paint on the walls. More »

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Some modern color schemes that can be used in a living room include gray, green and purple. Rich brown is also a modern color scheme for a living room. These color schemes can bring a contemporary look into an old room. More »

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A monochromatic color scheme is a color scheme in which a single color is the primary decorative color for a room. This single color is often accompanied by neutral colors to offer a bit of variance and contrast to the a... More »

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SFGate Home Guides notes there are many ways to use an interactive color wheel to decorate, including helping someone to discover a complementary color scheme for the room they are decorating. The color wheel also gives ... More »

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Paint ideas for a living room include painting the ceiling a different color from the walls and choosing colors based on the time of day the room is used. Valspar Paint points out that choosing the correct paint finish i... More »

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As of 2015, a popular living room design idea is painting the room a muted red color and using neutral colors for furniture and decor, such as grey or black. Another option is mixing various patterns by using complementa... More »

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Using a color wheel guide, considering complementary colors and factoring in the color of woodwork in a room are a few guidelines when choosing paint color combinations. A few complementary color combinations are yellow ... More »

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