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 familiarize yourself with and use recommended best practices. For example, the EPA hosts a website on lead in the home and a website on asbestos in the home. Consult professionals regarding these materials, and also about the proper disposal of debris, etc.