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Digital Aids for Choosing Color

You don't need to hire a color expert or learn Photoshop to find the right hues for your house. If you have no clue where to begin, use one of the many free or low-cost online color visualizers out there. Nearly every paint company has one, and technological improvements have increased their usefulness dramatically in the past couple of years. Here are three we like.

Paint Your Place
Behr's online helper lets you upload your own pictures, "paint" them to your liking, save them to a workbook, and order color samples right from the tool. Free;
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