- Studies have found that certain colors cause measurable physiological changes. For example, there is greater physiological relaxation in response to blue as opposed to yellow or red.
- Warm colors (red, orange, yellow) remind us of temperate features such as fire or sunshine and therefore tend to stimulate, energize and activate.
- Cool colors (blue and violet) remind us of cool water and verdant landscapes and therefore tend to relax, soothe and calm.
Color is an important element for interior designers when determining how a room should look and feel. When designing rooms, decorators look for accessories and products that will enhance the room’s décor.