The Psychology of Colour – Pt. 1

The Psychology of Colour – Pt. 1

There has been a great deal of research done on the psychology of colour and how colours can affect our moods and behaviours.  Murphy Homes appreciates how a little colour psychology can help enormously when building a home and creating the perfect space for you and...
The Psychology of Colour – Pt. 2

The Psychology of Colour – Pt. 2

After exploring warm colours in the Murphy Homes ‘Psychology of colour’ series, we will next venture to the realm of cool colours. How do COOL COLOURS (BLUES and GREENS) make you feel?  Some research has supported the idea that colours can have psychological effects....
The Psychology of Colour – Pt. 3

The Psychology of Colour – Pt. 3

What are NEUTRAL COLOURS (WHITES, GREYS, BLACKS) and should we use them?  Our Murphy Homes in-house Colour Consultant says ‘Yes – you are not boring and neutral colours are very important to the overall colour scheme of your home’. Exploring and understanding neutral...
Mid-century Modern Returns

Mid-century Modern Returns

Design is like fashion. What goes around and comes back around. Mid-century modern influenced architecture is one of those things to return. This is no complaint from us! Mid-century influenced architecture is based around the stunning era of the 50’s and 60’s and...
Stay ahead of the curve! Literally…

Stay ahead of the curve! Literally…

Stay ahead of the curve.   One of the trendiest design features to see throughout our homes and buildings in 2022 will be curves. Curved walls, arch ways, mirrors, kitchen benches, all the wall through to curved furniture. This trend has been gaining momentum...
Colour is back!

Colour is back!

Every year at Murphy Homes we look forward to the release of the Dulux Colour Forecast and we are pleased to say 2022 is looking colourful and exciting! Here at Murphy Homes we do not underestimate the power of colour.  As an example – bright cheery colours can...