Here are some basic recommendations for paint colors with a mid century feel.
Please also see:
- my complete category on Paints and Paint Colors.
- 20 historic paint color collections — a comprehensive guide.
Important: We all care very much about managing environmental and safety issues properly, so when undertaking your restoration project, be sure to consult with your own properly licensed professionals to familiarize yourself to assess what you are dealing with/working with so that you can make informed decisions regarding these materials, and also about the proper disposal of debris, etc.. For example, the EPA hosts a website on lead in the home and a website on asbestos in the home. For more info and links see our Be Safe/Renovate page here.