Are you selling your home? One of the most important steps of the home selling process is staging. This is where your prep your home so that it is more favorable to buyers. When you are staging your home, you may need to repaint walls or include decorative accents. Many people are unsure of which route they should take when it comes to color. While there is no rule against incorporating bold colors, they should be used sparingly. Here are a couple of reasons why neutral colors are your best bet when it comes to staging your home.
Provides blank canvas
You want your potential buyers can see the potential of your home. If your home features neutral colors, you are providing the next owner a blank canvas. It is easier for most buyers to envision the changes that they would make if the home features mostly neutral colors. It is important to realize that some buyers can’t see past certain paint colors. Also, there may be buyers who won’t want to pay to have rooms repainted.
Appeals to the majority
While it is true that everyone has different tastes when it comes to interior design. There is no debate that there are plenty of people today who want there home to feature a blend of bold colors. However, at the same time, there are plenty of buyers who are turned off from vibrant colors. With this, keep in mind as you are staging your home that you want to appeal to the majority. A home that features neutral colors (whites, grays, browns, etc.) will appeal to the greatest number of people.