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Basement Paint Color Ideas & Painting Services for Basements

Basements don’t have to be dark, cold, windowless spaces hidden from public view. Because basements are often large and undefined spaces, the key is to warm them up. This can be achieved with the right coat of paint and is essential to creating an inviting environment. CertaPro can help with professional basement painting services

Painting your basement walls can do more than just improve its appearance; it can also protect your home from nature’s elements. Basement walls are typically porous concrete that can accumulate moisture. CertaPro Painters can bring life and help protect your home’s basement. Our expert staff is committed to delivering a professional quality paint project that has come to be synonymous with our name.

You can rely on the expert basement painting process of CertaPro Painters®

CertaPro Painters®  can help you with design guidance, new fresh ideas, options for different door and trim possibilities, and an explanation for your various paint color considerations. By hiring us, you can relax while we freshen up your home’s basement with paint.

Our expert painting process includes:

  • Set-up– Items are covered with clean, new plastic sheeting. All floors are protected with drop cloths.
  • Prepare– Based on your requests, holes and cracks in ceilings and walls are filled; stains are sealed; and surfaces are scuff sanded.
  • Paint– Repaired areas are primed and premium quality paint is applied for a uniform finish.
  • Clean– We treat your home just like it is our own – with the utmost care and respect. We leave everything right where we found it and we pay close attention to doing a thorough job cleaning the work area.
  • Inspect– After our own inspection, your job site supervisor will walk you through the space, giving you the opportunity to review our work and to provide any initial feedback.

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Basement Paint Color Ideas & Inspiration

Unveil the untapped potential of your basement with a thoughtfully selected palette of paint colors. Light neutrals like soft greys and warm taupe tones can instantly brighten the space, creating an airy and welcoming environment. For those aiming to establish a cozy retreat, consider earthy shades such as deep browns or muted greens that infuse the basement with a natural warmth. Alternatively, embrace cooler tones like calming blues or subtle lavenders to foster a tranquil atmosphere. To add a modern twist, explore contemporary charcoal or slate grey hues that lend a touch of sophistication. Our range of basement paint colors is tailored to transform your lower level into a functional, stylish extension of your home, ensuring that every corner is a canvas for creativity and comfort


Watery by Sherwin-Williams

Watery is a calming shade of blue that would add a serene vibe to your basement. This would be a great color space if you use your basement as a home gym or extra living space. Blue paint pairs well with a crisp white trim.

watery grey

Mindful Gray by Sherwin-Williams

Mindful Gray is a nice neutral paint color for most basements and other interior rooms. This color would work in your space regardless of theme or decor. If your basement is a multi-purpose room, gray would be an excellent color choice.

mindful grey

Navajo White by Benjamin Moore

Navajo White is a creamy shade of white that could bring a cozy feel to your basement. This color is great because it creates a welcoming atmosphere, and it will match any style or decor theme that you have in your basement.

basement color - white

Naval by Sherwin-Williams

Naval by Sherwin-Williams is a sophisticated shade of navy. This paint color would look great in a basement that is used in a home office or other workspace. Naval also pairs well with bright white trim.


Photos of Painted Basements – Ideas for Your Project

Below are a few examples of common and popular color schemes for basement painting projects.

Neutral & Brown Accents

Neutral & Brown Accents

Unfinished Basement With Painted Walls

Unfinished Basement With Painted Walls

White Painted Basement Bedroom

White Painted Basement Bedroom

Basement Living Area

Basement Living Area

Blue Walls With White Trim in Basement

Blue Walls With White Trim in Basement

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Get Inspired for Your Basement Painting Project

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