Colors, like everything else, go in and out of style, sometimes in the space of only a couple of years! Though you can always repaint a room, it has been our experience as real estate agents that a dated, faded or otherwise out of style color can greatly reduce the curb appeal of a home. While it’s always tempting to use color to add a pop of personality to a room, the personality should be applied judiciously so as not to jeopardize the future appeal of the house. Neutral colors like whites, off-whites and tasteful blues and yellows almost never go out of style but other, more adventurous colors do.
If your home features any of the color combinations covered in this HGTV article, consider repainting now!