Top Tips on Using Colour in Your Home – Orange
Orange evokes excitement, enthusiasm and energy. It just radiates warmth and happiness, combining the physical energy and stimulation of red with the cheerfulness of yellow. Orange relates to ‘gut reaction’ or our gut instincts, as opposed to the physical reaction of red or the mental reaction of yellow. Orange offers emotional strength in difficult times. It helps us to bounce back from disappointments and despair, assisting in recovery from grief. In ancient cultures orange was believed to heal the lungs and increase energy levels.
While not a good idea for a living room or for bedrooms, this colour is great for an exercise room or office. It will bring out all the emotions that you need released during your fitness routine. It is also great as an accent colour.