MUKILTEO, WA — Carpet color can stimulate or depress, lift or lower your spirits and may improve or reduce student performance and worker productivity, according to a press release.
This is why more and more architects, designers and facility managers are taking a bit more time when selecting carpeting that not only fits their décor, but the mood of building users as well, the release stated.
While there can be differences certain colors seem to affect most people about the same way, release noted.
According to the release, the following four carpet colors tend to have specific impacts on most building users, including:
"There are some colors that probably should be avoided altogether in a commercial setting, such as pink and purple. But, the most important thing to know is the color of carpet can have a lot to do with how people feel so it should be selected prudently," said Mark Baxter, an engineer and product manager with U.S. Products.
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