Painting the Exterior of Your Home


Do you want to paint the exterior of your home to get the most curb appeal, but you can't figure out which color to paint it? Here are some suggestions for you!

Ivory+ White+ Aqua


Symmetrical homes evoke a sense of formality, elegance and heritage. Honor tradition with a lighter-colored palette rimmed by darker accents. This home softens into its surroundings, while a bright blue door spotlights the elegant architecture of the entryway.

Paint colors: Churchill Hotel Ivory, Betsy's Linen and Lake Breeze by Valspar

Prairie Brown + Grey + Yellow Gold


Modern dwellings maintain a warm, yet minimalist vibe with a neutral palette of brown, gray and gold. The lightest brown covers the majority of this home, allowing darker accent colors to highlight the home's architectural details.

Paint colors: Bay Sands, Chocolate Cherry and Winter Delta by Valspar

White Putty + Taupe + Olive Green


Classic American homes with covered front porches, stonework, stucco and steep roofs benefit from natural color palettes. This simple yet sophisticated combination of soft taupe with an accent of olive is the perfect backdrop for a colorful landscape.

Paint colors: Woodrow Wilson Putty, City Arboretum and Chef White by Valspar

Cool Green + Butter Yellow + Pure White


This transitional home takes a cue from its woodland setting with a cool color palette. Syncing up with nature's tones is a sure way to evoke sensations of a calm and serene abode.

Paint colors: Environmental, Marsh Marigold and Ultra Pure White by Behr

White + Dark Chocolate


High-contrast landscapes call for high-contrast color palettes. This desert ranch stays cool with a white exterior and an accent of chocolate brown trim. The beauty of this color combo? Any accent color can be chosen for outdoor furniture and decorations.

Paint colors: Cottage White and Divine Wine by Behr

Cheerful Yellow + Cinnamon + Pure White


A modern beach house warms in the sun with a custard yellow glow, grounded by a cinnamon stick front door. Pure white accents on the windows contribute to the crisp and clean vibe.

Paint colors: Roasted Corn, Artisan and Ultra Pure White by Behr

Green + Celestial Blue + Cotton White


Make a nod to your home's environment with a color palette that matches its surroundings but still packs curb appeal. This traditional home's soft pine green base pops with an accent of sky blue and an understated creamy white door.

Paint colors: Nature's Gift, Restless Sea and Twinkling Lights by Behr

Sandy Taupe + Brown


Who said beige has to be boring? This exterior color palette provides a neutral backdrop to the home's lush green landscaping.

Paint colors: Grassy Savannah, Ancient Root and Polar Bear by Behr

Classic Black + White


A traditional home sticks to timeless neutrals with a black and white palette. This is one color scheme that will definitely not go out of style.

Paint colors: Falling Snow and Carbon by Behr

Pastel Green + White