A new survey of CIL Paint stores in Canada has revealed some fascinating facts about our relationship with colour. Just check out these stats: * Neutrals account for 65% of paint sales. * Of neutral hues, grey was the most requested colour (25%), followed by beige (22%), then white (18%). * Green is the most popular colour, accounting for 11% of paint sales. Blue is the next most popular, accounting for 6%. * 24% of Canadians painted their bedroom in the past 12 months. The next most frequently painted rooms are the living room (23%), and kitchen (22%). * 44% found colour selection the most challenging part of painting. And the award for CIL's most popular white goes to... Antique White (43YY 78/053) :
Photography courtesy of CIL.Rounding out the other best-selling neutrals are CIL's Granite Grey (00NN 37/000) and Chinchilla White (10YY 46/041). Follow me on Twitter!