...We can't avoid color, so we try to use it in clear and well defined ways. Otherwise it might overwhelm us. We're overwhelmed already, so color must know its place!
2 Good color tips: I'm probably not the best to offer tips. Our house is truly too hodgepodge for most people's tastes.
Favorite type and brand of paint: We use Benjamin Moore, exclusively. That's what the corner store sells, that's what we buy. We avoid the big box stores at all costs.