Printer Friendly

The consumer speaks.


Better Homes & Gardens conducted its annual survey of its readers' color preferences, finding:

* 57% say that their walls are generally neutral.

* 41% prefer a mix of color on the walls and furnishings; 36% prefer neutral walls with pops of color through furnishings.

* Almost one quarter (24%) of readers say that using color on walls makes it difficult to match their current furniture or art as well as say that they don't have an eye for using color (24%).

* 58% of readers say that orange is the color they are least likely to decorate with, followed by black (43%) and violet (42%).

* 62% of readers say that they are most likely to use shades of blue when decorating, followed by green (49%).

COPYRIGHT 2016 National Apartment Association
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2016 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:marketing insider
Date:Apr 1, 2016
Previous Article:Colors and other interior design trends.
Next Article:What about gray?

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters