When choosing colors to paint any interior the psychology, the color will convey and the tone you want to give the place you are painting must be taken into account. For a beach home, where people go to relax and get away from their everyday lives, certain brighter colors should be used on the walls and the ceiling. Use bold and bright colors, such as red, yellow, orange, green or cerise to create a stunning effect in your beach home. Pick a couple of favorite colors, or use a rainbow palette. Be creative and experiment with colors you may normally shy away from, as a beach house can be the ideal place to use bright colors.