The use of trendy colours can date a property and be costly to update. So, what are the key colours that experts would suggest avoiding?
Darker paints can produce a bold and rich feeling, however, when this comes into contact with wooden furniture, there's the possibility that this will create an odd and jarring look for the room.
Whilst a bold contrast might suit your own tastes, there's a high chance that viewers will struggle to visualise the space as their own.
Despite its positive connotations, overuse of yellow can be overwhelming, especially where used heavily in a small space.
This colour often comes across as daring, dramatic, and striking.
While it can lift a wall in an instant, research suggests it can make a front door appear uninviting.
Instead, a medium to dark grey with a white trim would give the same powerful impact without being overpowering.