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MFD's "Go To" Paint Colors

September 22, 2023
MFD/Paint Colors

Ever wondered what our "go to" paint colors are? Well you're in luck because today we're spilling our secrets and revealing our top 4 paint colors for home remodels! We're keeping it simple and showing you our favorite Sherwin-Williams products. Read along as we show you our FAVS and be sure to read more of My Favorite Things for interior design inspiration, tips, and decor.


Our #1 "go to" for walls is Sherwin-Williams Alabaster. It's simple, light, and goes with everything. We love using this shade for interior walls and also for our custom wall treatments, such as this entryway featured above. We highly recommend this shade to our clients when they ask for paint colors in their home because we know they'll love the look and feel of the finished product. Use this shade for keeping your backdrop simple and classic while you're furniture & lighting take center stage.

MFD Paints/Alabaster Sample

Night Out

MFD Paints/Night Out

If you're looking to amp up your walls with a more moody look, then opt for Sherwin-Williams Night Out. We love using this shade for home spa rooms & theaters. It's warm and it allows your furniture stand out in white shades and airy accents. We've also used this color for an accent wall in a client's bedroom and they absolutely love the cozy feel it brings to the whole space. It's no wonder this shade was an "Expert Pick" on the Sherwin-Williams site!

MFD Paints/Night Out Sample

Cool Beige

MFD Paints/Cool Beige

One of our more traditional "go to" paint colors would definitely be this Cool Beige by Sherwin-Williams. It's perfect for dining areas as well as custom wall treatments. This shade matches well with light hardwood flooring & traditional as well as coastal furniture pieces. You can really make your space feel as warm, colorful, or funky with design accents while keeping your backdrop simple yet refreshed. This shade is timeless and perfect for every occasion.

MFD Paints/Cool Beige Sample


MFD Paints/Fountain

Now this shade is for the risk takers! We wanted to throw in this Sherwin-Williams Fountain shade as a fun & spunky addition to our paint collection. This shade isn't for everyone, but used in the right looks absolutely amazing on accent walls and custom wall treatments! This client wanted a one of a kind look to her dining room & we brought in this floor to ceiling wall treatment that is the true focal point of this whole space. Talk about a statement piece!

MFD Paints/Fountain Sample

Our "go to" paint colors have never failed us over the years & we hope you use these shades for your next project! Sherwin-Williams is always a personal favorite and we can't wait to use more traditional, elegant, or even the most vibrant colors for our next project.

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