Young couple choosing the right color for their wall in new apartment.

If you’re like other homeowners, you have probably considered the many changes that you want to make to your house. One of the best upgrades that you can make without having to spend a fortune is painting the walls in your home.

Painting is a high impact change because the walls are a backdrop to everything else in your home. It doesn’t matter if you have a great color palette for each room with coordinating furniture and home décor if that color scheme doesn’t work with the colors on the walls.

As you begin the process of painting your home, the most important decision that needs to be made is the color, or colors, you choose. This is a big decision and you want to make the right choice. You should take your time, look at a lot of choices, narrow down your list to a few colors, and buy samples to paint on your walls. There really is no way of knowing what will look best without testing it out. If you’re not planning on changing the trim in your home, make sure that you’re selecting an undertone that matches. If you have warm undertones, you’ll want to select paint colors with warm undertones, and the same goes for if you have cool undertones.

Once you’ve decided on a color, painting can be completed very quickly, especially when you hire professionals. By hiring a good contractor, not only will the job get done faster, it will also be done better and with higher quality paint than if you did the project yourself.