Colour in the Period Home

This section has examples of colour palettes used in different eras and with different styles. These colours apply to paints, wallpapers and fabrics.

See the section on Internal Walls, covering paints and wallpapers.

See individual rooms in Design by Room for specific comments.

See also the DIY section for information about types and uses of paint.

For companies selling wallpapers and paints in heritage colours, and using original materials, see the Products and Services Directory.