Now that the festive season is a distant memory and the New Year is in full swing, our thoughts will naturally turn to how we can make changes to our surroundings. Alterations that will lighten our mood and refresh the way we live. Often this will involve changing our homes and high on the upgrade list will be updating our living room colour. However, before you jump into your overalls, dust off the paintbrushes and start sploshing the emulsion around, pause for a moment. This is the time to think about the mood that you want to create as this has an important influence on your choice of living room colour. Those in the know understand that your living room colour has a direct effect on your mood so you should carefully choose the colours that suit you and your lifestyle. So have a look at our guide, it’s designed to help you to create a room that gladdens your heart as opposed to giving you a migraine after five minutes.