With so many great color tools available online you can certainly become your own color expert. Color visualizers give you the ability to view an entire room in any paint color you want.
But before you invest time in any paint visualizers, eliminate the ones not represented in your area because nothing can be more frustrating than picking the perfect paint color then find out that it is not available to you.
Being widely available at The Home Depot across Canada and United States Behr brand and its apps are worth checking out.
But first, who is Behr?
BEHR manufactures paint, primers, stains and surface preparation products sold exclusively at The Home Depot in United States and Canada. Behr Paint Company is a subsidiary of Masco Corporation and it is the maker of the BEHR and KILZ brands.
Color Studio by Behr
Behr color visualizer is available on desktop and mobile platform and you can easily spend a full day browsing Behr’s Color Studio page without getting bored.
What Color Studio has to offer:
– explore Behr paint, stain and floor coatings;
– explore color with ColourSmart by Behr;
– take the Color Discovery quiz to find your perfect color;
– check out Colorfully BEHR blog;
– use Pins to Palettes to create custom colours from your favourite Pinterest boards.
– view the latest color trends and more.
Behr’s ColorSmart is fantastic for choosing colors quickly. With a different take on visualizing colors in the rooms compared with other online color tools, Behr’s color visualizer starts with color schemes instead of rooms and it is super easy to toggle between colors and room image, pick color schemes, save and share on Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter.
ColorSmart mobile application by Behr
ColorSmart by Behr free mobile application incorporates color selection, coordination and preview features of the web application from Behr.com and it is easy to use if you are on-the-go.
Behr’s app have the following features:
Explore colors – search for colors by browsing color families or Behr color name and number. Once you select a color then coordinate and preview the color in a room image.
Photo match – take a photo or use existing from your gallery and then tap on an area in the photo and the ColorSmart app will pull up the closest matching Behr paint color.
Preview colors – access a variety of images within the app and test your color choices by painting walls, trim and accents, save your color selections to Behr.com or share on Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter or by email.
Favorites and More – save your favorite colors, coordinated palettes and room images, use paint calculator to figure out how much paint you need and get directions to the nearest The Home Depot store. If you choose not to leave your couch, the retailer offers shipping on everything including sample pots and paint.
The ColorSmart by BEHR Mobile application is available for both Android and iPhone.
Is Color Studio the right choice for you?
Both Behr’s ColorSmart mobile app and the Color Studio site offer a starting point for inspiration and will virtually show you how your home would look like with selected color palettes without picking up a brush and it helps you find a store near you at which you can choose your favorite colors or seek further help with getting the right colors and paint for your rooms.
Behr paint visualizer is pretty easy to use and it allows you to order samples online directly from The Home Depot once you narrow down your color options.