Create a Look You’ll Love with Sherwin Williams ColorSnap® Paint Color Visualizer Tool

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The easiest way to choose the best interior paint color is to start with a color palette you love. Choosing your favorite color as a base to build your palette is a great way to get started and will ensure you are pointed in the right direction. However, there are other factors to consider. Which room are you redoing? Are you designing around a specific theme or decor inspiration? Are you getting ready to sell? Whether you’re choosing a different palette for every room, or a unified scheme, making sure the paint colors you choose to align with your goals is important—and what’s more, making sure you make the right choice before the brush meets the wall is critical. That’s where color visualizer tools, like Sherwin Williams’ ColorSnap® come in really handy.

Using Color Theory to Find Inspiration

Creating a color scheme can seem daunting when you have no place to start, and hundreds of thousands of paint colors and shades (and don’t even get started on the sheen discussion) to choose from. You don’t have to be an artist or an interior designer or study color theory to get great ideas from a little color wheel. Using a color wheel to see how colors relate to one another can help you decide on a color scheme quickly. While the color wheel will merely show basic colors and their relationships, and likely won’t be the actual paint shades you use, color theory is a great starting point. From there, you can begin to select paint colors to start building a palette based on your design inspiration, and color preferences.

 

Selecting Paint Colors with Swatches and Samples

While building inspiration and selecting individual paint colors using tools like color theory and inspiration boards is helpful, you still don’t know how the colors will look. Most hardware or paint suppliers offer paint swatches and samples to take with you when deciding on paint colors. Chips, swatches, and even small sample-sized containers of paint are all useful tools in the initial planning stages of building a palette, creating a vision or inspo board, or matching decor however, they don’t do much for knowing how the color will look on an entire wall, or throughout a whole room. With the help of technology, you can ensure you choose the right color every time—the first time.

 

Sherwin Williams ColorSnap® Visualizer

Room visualizer technology is helping designers and homeowners alike make better home renovation decisions, from choosing flooring to wall paint, cabinet colors, and more. A room visualizer tool makes it easy to see exactly how your choices will look and can even go as far as seeing it in your specific space. While most room visualizers are all the same conceptually, Sherwin Williams ColorSnap® Visualizer makes it easier than ever to take a project all the way from concept to inspo board, to completion in… well, in a snap.

With versions available for both iPhone, iPad, and Android users, ColorSnap® tools are in place to help whenever, and wherever inspiration strikes. The ColorSnap® visualizer for the web allows users to explore the endless possibilities of Sherwin Williams paint colors. You simply upload a photo or use one of theirs to drag and drop your paint selections and virtually paint your walls. Hate it? No problem, in as much as a snap, change your mind until you get it right. Then using the paint calculator, figure out how much paint you’ll need to complete your project.

Not sure where to even begin? Use the Snap It™ Button to turn any image into a color palette made from more than 1,700 Sherwin Williams paint colors. Love the beach? Snap a picture and build the perfect beach-inspired palette with perfectly matched Sherwin Williams paint colors. The proprietary technology of ColorSnap® Precision delivers exceptional color accuracy and gallon-to-gallon color control.

Create a Room You’ll Love with ColorSnap® and Flowers Painting

With ColorSnap® Visualizer technology choosing paint colors is far less daunting and fool-proof to create a palette you’ll absolutely love. Flowers Painting works with you with the help of Sherwin Williams ColorSnap® to help you choose the perfect shade, sheen, and amount of paint you’ll need to get the job done. Our professional painting services are available to help you complete your transformation. Contact an expert at Flowers Painting to learn more about selecting the perfect paint colors for you.

About Flowers Painting

Flowers Painting is a full-service interior painting company that services the entire Charlotte metro area including Mooresville, Huntersville, Davidson, Concord, Rock Hill, and more. We recently added our second location in Winston-Salem, NC, and service the entire Winston-Salem area, including Kernersville, High Point, Clemmons, Rural Hall, Tabaccoville and more. Flowers Painting provides full painting services including color consulting, interior painting, faux finishing, textured walls, cabinet refinishing, interior stairs, handrails, and more. To see pictures of our finished work be sure to visit our website gallery.