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Have you ever noticed that there are some rooms , The Benefits of Chair Slip Covers you just love to go into and others that you find unsettling? Without realizing it colors , Throw Covers For Your Furniture Coverings affect our moods and the way we function. Interior , Rustic Log Furniture, How to Find Quality Furniture and a Trust Worthy Seller decorators have known this for years and use it in their offerings on a daily basis but you don't have to be a professional to learn how to , Using Color To Change The Size Of Your Bedroom use colors , Using To Change The Size Of Your Bedroom to your benefit.

How we react to color , Feel the bathroom with bathroom accessories is usually on an unconscious and almost instinctual level and that reaction is purely our own. You may love the color , Throw Cushions - The Simple Solution for Decorating on a Budget blue because you find it soothing and calming whereas I may find that same color , Throw Cushions - The Simple Solution for Decorating on a Budget unsettling and a little disconcerting. There is no right or wrong reaction to any given color , Comforters Provide Cosiness And A Rich Atmosphere but there is scientific backup to show how the use of color , Wicker Bathroom Furniture affects our moods.

Try this little quiz to see if you can tell which color , Feel the bathroom with bathroom accessories belongs to which effect:

1. blue , Preserve Evergreen Memories ...........................A. energy, , Decorating Your Older Home for Comfortable Living vitality, excitement

2. orange........................ B. harmony and balance

3. red.............................C. dramatic, sensual, sophisticated

4. yellow.........................D. truth, serenity and harmony

5. green. , Tips For Bathroom Design .........................E. intellect, used for mental stimulation

6. purple.........................F. social and exuberant, warmth

7. black..........................G. purity, innocence and joy

8. white. , Room by Room Makeovers: Kitchens for Cooking and Entertaining .........................H. suppressive

9. pink. , Steam Shower Design ...........................I. restful and calming

10. grey.......................... J. powerful, aloof, intimidating

You might be hard pressed to try to figure out which is which although some are fairly obvious because again we react to them on a subconscious level. I'll give you a hint: pink , An Eagle Figurine Display The Beautiful American Bald Eagle is restful and calming and is the color , Decorative Area Rugs: How to Care for Area Rugs of equilibrium. That is why delinquent children and even adults placed in pink , Steam Shower Design holding cells had fewer outbursts when it was tried in the state of California. Conversely, couples fought more and babies cried more in a bright yellow room. , Decorative Area Rugs: How to Care for Area Rugs These are the kinds of things you need to consider when painting , Feel the bathroom with bathroom accessories and decorating , Buying Custom Wood Blinds your home. , Make a Splash with your Shower Curtains Green , A Look at Solid Hardwood Floors is a restful color , Feng Shui Tips for Your Kitchen and will help you sleep so it would be a good choice for bedrooms. This might be ringing some bells for you as you recall color , Advice on Building a Bunk Bed schemes that were wrong for the atmosphere you were trying to create in a given room. , Keep Things In Order With A Written Home Decorating Plan Perhaps your yellow and white , Wicker Bathroom Furniture bedroom looked beautiful , How to Buy an Oriental Rug in the daylight but was unsettling when you were trying to relax and fall , Steam Shower Design asleep. Keeping this knowledge in mind can help you enormously when you are ready to redecorate.

Start with determining what the room , A Look at Solid Hardwood Floors is going to be used for. Do you want to use warm colors , Decorative Area Rugs: How to Care for Area Rugs that stimulate activity or warm colors , Crystal Chandeliers that create a more tranquil mood? Check out www.littlemonkeymurals.com for more information , Decorate Your Living Room With Contemporary Style on colors , The Secret Health Benefits Of A Nature Poster and great ideas for decorating. , Curtains, Windows, and Feng Shui

Color , Cheap, Easy And Fun! Design Your Kid's Room With A Bedroom Set s not only enhance the atmosphere of a room , Curtains, Windows, and Feng Shui but they can also visually change , Crystal Chandeliers the dimensions of a room. , Throw Covers For Your Furniture Coverings The use of warm colors , Preserve Evergreen Memories makes things like doors , Choosing Decor To Fit Your Style seem to stand out more and cool colors , The Truth About Schemes in an Interior Design Project tend to recede or withdraw. You have to be careful though as there is a fine line between a color , Bath Lighting Guidelines being aggressive and that same color , Throw Cushions - The Simple Solution for Decorating on a Budget being cozy. Usually the difference lies in the tones used. Walls, , Types of Home Air Purifiers like our waistlines, appear longer and taller with vertical stripes.

Did you know that colors , Crystal Chandeliers could help with weight management too? Using the color , The Many Benefits of Loft Bunk Beds orange in your place , The Benefits of Chair Slip Covers settings or tablescape stimulates the appetite whereas the color , Decorate Your Living Room With Contemporary Style violet suppresses it. Darker hues are said to slow our eating and brighter colors , Tips For Bathroom Design makes us eat faster. Think McDonald's. They use the brightest of the primary colors , Cheap, Easy And Fun! Design Your Kid's Room With A Bedroom Set to get you in and out fast. For healthy , The Benefits of Chair Slip Covers weight management tips , Comforters Provide Cosiness And A Rich Atmosphere see www.canadian-cook.com

Color , Feel the bathroom with bathroom accessories s affect our moods and feelings and can even evoke physical reactions. There is research to show that fertility is increased in a blue room , Curtains, Windows, and Feng Shui (this can work for you or against you). Even though the temperature , Decorate Your Living Room With Contemporary Style is the same, people feeler cooler in a blue room , A Look at Solid Hardwood Floors and warmer in a red room. , Decorate Your Living With Contemporary Style With all the research and studies done on our color , Comforters Provide Cosiness And A Rich Atmosphere personalities and what the predicted effects of color , Bathroom Tile Design - Material Types For Bathroom Tile Designs should be on us, we have to remember that color , Decorating Your Older Home for Comfortable Living is still a very personal choice. What works for one will not work for another so when redecorating and getting a "professional" opinion it is important for you to be honest with them. It doesn't matter what combination works on their palette or in the showroom, it has to work for you. Make every room , The Secret Health Benefits Of A Nature Poster inviting using the colors , Tips For Bathroom Design that evoke that feeling in you. Surround yourself , American Blind And Wallpaper In Business To Dress Your Windows with the colors , Bath Lighting Guidelines you like.

Answers:

1-D, 2-F, 3-A, 4-E, 5-B, 6-C, 7-J, 8-G, 9-I, 10-H How did you do?

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