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Paint your home beige, one room at a time

Learn to paint rooms such as the kitchen, bedroom, and living room beige


Painting can transform your home in a way few other changes can. With the right colour choice, you can create an atmosphere that reflects your personality, your needs, and your dreams. Let us guide you through some of the most popular rooms to refresh with beige paint.

Painting with beige

Painting at home with beige is not just a process to change the colour of the walls, ceilings, or objects; it is a transformation of the soul and atmosphere of the room. Beige, with its many shades, offers a unique opportunity to create a timeless and elegant feel in the home. Light beige tones can give the room a sense of space and openness, while darker, deeper beige shades can create a warm and inviting atmosphere.


But beyond the dimensions of the room, beige has the power to affect our mood. A calming sand beige can envelop us in a sense of comfort and simplicity, while a rich caramel beige can fill the room with a sense of luxury and sophistication.

The psychological effect of beige also extends to the function of our spaces. A workspace in a muted nutty beige can be a place for focus and productivity, while a children's room in lighter beige tones can be a place for rest and relaxation.


Choosing beige can also be an extension of the character of the home. Earthy beige tones can highlight a classic and traditional decor, while a monochromatic beige palette can give a modern and clean feeling. So, when choosing a colour, consider how the shade will affect the entire space. A thoughtful choice can transform and elevate your entire decor.

Step by step: Painting beige at home

  • Preparations:

    Before you start painting, it is important to prepare the surface properly. This can involve removing or covering objects nearby and cleaning the surface with a mild soap solution to remove any dirt or grease. If there are uneven surfaces, holes, or cracks, fill them with spackle and sand the surface until it is smooth. To protect adjacent surfaces that you do not want to get paint on, use masking tape.

  • Choose the right tools:

    Choosing the right tools can make a big difference in the final result. A narrow brush is best for detail work and edges, while a roller is ideal for larger, smooth surfaces.

  • Priming:

    If you are painting over a dark colour with a lighter shade, or if the surface is uneven, start with a primer. This provides an even base and can help the final colour adhere better.

  • Painting:

    When you begin painting, start with the details using the brush. Then use the roller for the larger, smooth surfaces, and remember to apply even pressure to avoid drips. Let the first coat dry completely before considering applying a second coat. Drying time can vary depending on the paint type.

  • Recycling the bag:

    Our paint comes in a resealable bag that is easy to use and pour from. When the bag is empty, it can be placed directly in packaging recycling.

  • Completion:

    When everything is done and the paint has dried, carefully remove the masking tape. If you moved anything in the process, make sure to put everything back in its original place.

    Well done!

Paint the kitchen cabinets beige


The kitchen, considered the heart of the home, can be transformed with beige shades. A light sand beige can give your kitchen cabinets a timeless and elegant touch, while a deeper caramel beige creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. Beige often complements metallic details and stone countertops, making it an excellent choice for the kitchen. By painting the kitchen cabinets, you can give your kitchen a whole new life without having to do a total renovation.

See how others have painted their kitchen beige with Klint.

23 - Por Favor

@margretejensen

23 - Por Favor

@margretejensen

92 - Hygge

@studio.linn

2 - Mourning Dove

@matpainsta

34 - Antique...

@isabellekvist

51 - Biscotti...

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

7 - Mocha Latte

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40 - Oasis

@beahansson

83 - La Roux...

@creative_craivings

83 - La Roux...

@creative_craivings

90 - Cava

@annamartinajanina

23 - Por Favor

@margretejensen

23 - Por Favor

@margretejensen

92 - Hygge

@studio.linn

2 - Mourning Dove

@matpainsta

34 - Antique...

@isabellekvist

51 - Biscotti...

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

Paint the bedroom beige


The bedroom, your sanctuary for rest, can be enveloped in beige for a soothing and neutral effect. A soft ivory beige or a warmer latte beige can create a relaxing atmosphere perfect for rest. Combine with soft textiles and wood details for a harmonious feel.

See how others have painted their bedroom beige with Klint.

2 - Mourning Dove

@matildamolller

87 - Florence

@maeisonjen

87 - Florence

@maeisonjen

9 - Birch

@violabergstrom

38 - Cedar

@mulayan

2 - Mourning Dove

@lundaahl

40 - Oasis

@sandystadelmann @jonathankopylov

34 - Antique

@sofiamagdalenaandersson

34 - Antique

@sofiamagdalenaandersson

38 - Cedar

@mulayan

9 - Birch

@swedishbliss

9 - Birch...

@swedishbliss

2 - Mourning Dove

@matildamolller

87 - Florence

@maeisonjen

87 - Florence

@maeisonjen

9 - Birch

@violabergstrom

38 - Cedar

@mulayan

2 - Mourning Dove

@lundaahl

Paint the living room beige


In the living room, where we often spend most of our time, a nutty beige or a mocha beige shade can provide a sophisticated yet cozy feeling. Beige also serves as a neutral base, making it easy to add other colours through decorations and furniture.

See how others have painted their living room beige with Klint.

51 - Biscotti

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

51 - Biscotti...

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

34 - Antique...

@victorianordstrom

2 - Mourning Dove

@lundaahl

2 - Mourning Dove

@matpainsta

34 - Antique

@stinza

38 - Cedar...

@_studioandrea

34 - Antique

@lionelolly

38 - Cedar

@mulayan

27 - Mojave Mirage...

@tratra007

51 - Biscotti

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

51 - Biscotti...

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

51 - Biscotti

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

51 - Biscotti...

@pauluschkaa, @funkytownberlin

34 - Antique...

@victorianordstrom

2 - Mourning Dove

@lundaahl

2 - Mourning Dove

@matpainsta

34 - Antique

@stinza

Paint the children's room beige


For children's rooms, a place for play and creativity, light beige tones can create a calm and balanced environment. Beige is flexible and can act as a background for colorful decorations and furniture, giving the room a warm and inviting feeling.

See how others have painted the children's room beige with Klint.

9 - Birch

@hannalindsgard

9 - Birch

@hannalindsgard

9 - Birch

@hannalindsgard

34 - Antique

@sofiamagdalenaandersson

34 - Antique

@sofiamagdalenaandersson

9 - Birch

@swedishbliss

87 - Florence

@anniina.urho

87 - Florence

@anniina.urho

9 - Birch

@hannalindsgard

9 - Birch

@hannalindsgard

9 - Birch

@hannalindsgard

34 - Antique

@sofiamagdalenaandersson

34 - Antique

@sofiamagdalenaandersson

9 - Birch

@swedishbliss

Paint the bathroom beige


A bathroom with light beige walls can give a sense of space and purity. Darker beige tones, like taupe, can provide an earthy and relaxed feeling, especially when combined with natural stone or wood details. Consider moisture resistance when choosing paint for your bathroom.

See how others have painted their bathroom beige with Klint.

Paint the hallway beige


The hallway, the first and last impression of your home, can be transformed with a pearl beige shade for a bright and airy impression. It reflects light well and can make a cramped space feel larger. On the other hand, a deeper, chestnut beige can create a warm and welcoming atmosphere, especially when combined with bright trims and details. Consider durability, especially in high-traffic areas.

See how others have painted their hallway beige with Klint.

59 - Parfait...

@hellofanky

59 - Parfait...

@hellofanky

40 - Oasis

@edvinaberg

38 - Cedar...

@_studioandrea

9 - Birch...

@swedishbliss

87 - Florence...

@anniina.urho

87 - Florence...

@anniina.urho

87 - Florence...

@anniina.urho

87 - Florence...

@anniina.urho

87 - Florence...

@anniina.urho

38 - Cedar

@linathomsgard

59 - Parfait...

@hellofanky

59 - Parfait...

@hellofanky

59 - Parfait...

@hellofanky

40 - Oasis

@edvinaberg

38 - Cedar...

@_studioandrea

9 - Birch...

@swedishbliss

87 - Florence...

@anniina.urho

Any questions?


Regardless of which room you choose to start with, the right colour choice will work wonders for your home. At Klint, we are here to guide you through every step of your painting journey, from colour choice to the final brush strokes.

Feel free to contact us at hello@klint.com if you have any questions.

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Start your colour journey

with our swatches.

Our swatch kits contain all colours within a certain colour family, to make it easy to find the right colour. The swatches are 22x22 cm, hand-painted with the same paint you can order, and removable so you can try different colours without having to paint on the wall.

Peel off the protection on the back, put up the swatch on the wall, and move it around as you want to get a feel of the colour in different environments and light.

Pigments, binders, preservatives and water. The paint is eco-labeled with the Swan label and the EU Flower.

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Feel free to contact us at hello@klint.com if you have more questions.

Walls, ceilings, door trim, floor mouldings, picture ledges, closets etc. As long as the surface is stationary, dry and clean, there’s no reason why you can’t decorate with paint from Klint.

Our paints are high-coverage, water-based acrylics that are scratch-resistant and washable with soap and water. They’re tested for harmful substances, are free of solvents and conditioners and contain less than 1 g/L of VOCs.Read more about the contents in our safety datasheet, and feel free to contact us at hello@klint.com if you have any questions.

Our wall paint is matte (gloss level 7), our ceiling paint is ultra-matte (gloss level 3), and our lacquer is semi-matte (gloss level 20). All our paint is easy to apply, scratch-resistant, and washable.

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Paintable: 4 hours

We normally deliver within 2-4 working days depending on the shipping option selected. If you place an order before 2 pm, we will do our very best to also dispatch it the very same day, so that they can be delivered as soon as possible.

Good question! One litre of our paint is enough for two layers to cover approx. 5 sqm. See our guide on determine out the amount of paint needed for your room.

Most! The paint adheres well as long as the surface is stationary, dry and clean. Feel free to be creative.

You are free to return any equipment within 14 days as long as it has not been used. We can be contacted at hello@klint.com.

Regrettably, we cannot accept paint returns even if the packaging is still sealed since it is custom-manufactured based on the incoming order flow. For this reason, please use our swatches or colour samples to find the right colour before ordering.

Of course! Our paints are tested for harmful substances, are free of solvents and conditioners and contain less than 1 g/L of VOCs. In addition, no VOCs are used or added in our manufacturing process.

VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds) are common indoor air pollutants. The EU's upper limit for wall and ceiling paint is 30 g/L (cat. Aa/a).

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Good question! Liquid paint residue must be dropped off at a recycling centre or environmental waste facility On the other hand, if you completely empty a Klint paint pack, you can simply toss it into a recycling bin. Ask your municipality for the location of the nearest recycling centre or environmental waste facility.