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What Paint Colors Should You Use When Selling Your Home?

Posted on 01/31/2020 in Home selling


Are you looking to get a new home and will be placing your home on the market soon? If you are, then adding a fresh coat of paint inside your home can help improve the market value of your home. With so many different color options that is out there, it can be a difficult option for many homeowners. We at Remax at the Beach can help you in finding your dream home but also in helping you sell you home. Let’s look below at some of the different color options that seem to be the colors that help sell your home here on the coast.


Should I Paint My Home Before Listing?

This is a question that we get asked a lot and we want you to be able to get the best price for your home. If you are on the fence about if you should or shouldn’t, we do recommend that you do paint the interior rooms and paint some of the trim outside your home. If you have been living in your home for more than 5 years and do you have multiple rooms painted in bold colors? If yes, then just freshening up the homes paint colors can help make your home feel more inviting for every prospective home buyer.


Which Color Should I Choose?

Choosing a color for each room can be a little overwhelming but we can help with that decision. You will want to choose colors that can help brighten the room and allow smaller rooms seem bigger. Using light and bright colors can allow the room and space of your home to feel more open and airy feeling. White, off-white, blues and greens will make the space seem larger and more inviting for the new homebuyers. Although, if you do go with a navy blue it will make your home seem more expensive such as in a dining room or bedroom. But be sure to paint the trim a lighter color to make it pop!


Which Color Will Be Right for Each Room? 


Choosing the right color for each room is what may seem a little daunting, but we can promise you that it’s not. We want to help you get the most money out of the sale of your home so that you can go find your dream home here on the coast of North Carolina.

·      Kitchen – Blues, Mint or Gray

·      Dining Room – Slate Colors or Navy Blue with light trim

·      Living Room/Family Room – Beige, Mint Blue, Off-White

·      Bedroom – Light Blues, Mint Green or Bright Blue

·      Bathrooms – Light Pale Blues

There are many other colors that you can check out in the local hardware store that might fit your home better. But these are just a few suggestions that we wanted you to have in order to get the top price for your home. When you are ready to begin the sale of your home, allow us at Remax at the Beach to help you out. We would love to help you sell your home and find your next dream home here on the coast!

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