Whether you’re buying a new house or planning a makeover of your existing home’s exterior, picking the right paint color is essential. The secret: matching the shade of paint to your home’s design. These tips will help you find the right pairing.
Cottage: Natural Charm
This charming cottage-style home is partially shielded from the street by an attractive gated fence and landscaping. The color of the house is a fresh blue-green backdrop for the lush array of bright flowers. The reddish-brown door blends nicely with the brick accents on the fence posts and walkway.
Colonial Revival: Pleasing Mix
Colors and textures blend effortlessly on this Colonial Revival house. A warm blue-gray color on the upper half contrasts beautifully with white below. Exposed wood shingles on certain standout features create a nice focal point, while white trim ties everything together.