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3164 exterior color schemes Ideabooks
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Deep Red
Rich reds draw the eye and send an inviting message. See if one of these palettes speaks to you for your own front door
"classic colors for exterior doors and trim. But once you've settled on a red hue for... of home exteriors at your fingertips on Houzz, it's easy to find images to inspire... sample exterior palettes to help you make one work on your own home.... and trim colors? Or how do you know if your existing house color would pair well with... (warm) colored siding and white trim. What is a good choice for color for the front..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Orange
Bring high energy and spirit to your home's entryway with a vibrant shade of orange on the front door
"declared the color of the year for 2012 by Pantone, and even as the year starts to wind... high-energy color that hollers, "Look at me!" — a great choice for an entry to a home.... an easy color to work with. Bright orange is intense and needs to be paired with more... sample color palettes to help get you fired up for an orange front door.... and gray exterior), then go with "Ember's Glow". Orange has been my fave colour for..."
Charm Up Your House With Windowboxes
"Living Color Right Outside Your Window... want the color to match my house trim/body color so the lines "disappear". Add slow... lush, colorful boxes so much especially along the deck railings. Thanks for the ideabook... transform the color scheme of your exterior. Look at the detailing on this windowbox. It... to your exterior. Also, herbs are another good choice for windowboxes; if you have... paint color on the boxes and screen door, as well as the flowers, lend miles of charm..."
When to Paint Your Home Gray
This perfectly neutral and highly versatile color can create subtle distinctions among exterior architectural elements or stand on its own
"versatile color can create subtle distinctions among exterior architectural elements... quieter exterior. And gray can be applied in many forms, from a solid paint to a... a gray exterior, go beyond monolithic and battleship gray to really explore this neutral... paint, the color provides a uniform and continuous color, ideally suited to a material... with this color's wide range of hues, two or more shades can be combined to create subtle..."
A Great Color Combination: Green Meets Gray
"the gray color scheme is in the form of plants! Introducing green into a gray interior... are some color combinations that are simply not seen very often, and for some reason... modern color palette that can result in a serene and unexpectedly beautiful look.... It is a color mix I'd just love to try in a room myself!... The exterior color combo is a taupe gray with lime green painted in the indented... pictures of exteriors? .....OR suggestions of green paint colors that go with gray? OMG..."
Paint Color Ideas: 8 Uplifting Ways With Yellow and Green
"interiors and exteriors, along with paint color palettes inspired by each image.... zesty colors. Two of my favorites are yellow and green. I love working with these... bright colors, there are plenty of options with these two. On the other hand, if you... muted colors, you’re also in good hands with this combo. To help get your creative... about a color scheme/color choices for those of us with natural or dark woodwork? oOH..."
How to Work With a Color Consultant
"to a color pro to brighten your home's outlook in the way that suits you best... hire a color consultant? These pros, who help you choose a color scheme that creates... happening colors and future trends. Here's how to find, partner with and benefit from... from a color consultant, start to finish.... forget the Color Consultant when painting the Exterior of your home, which many people... help with exterior colors. Wonderful article. My favorite part of my job is creating..."
8 Color Palettes You Can't Get Wrong
Can't decide on a color scheme? Choose one of these foolproof palettes for a room that feels both timeless and fresh
"decide on a color scheme? Choose one of these foolproof palettes for a room that feels... around the color wheel or settling for neutrals, I'm narrowing my options down to simple... article on color scheme I ever read. I love that Pink & Green color scheme.. specially... fan of color scheme. Why I'm big fan of Houzz? This is another reason for that. Such... accent colour - I love it! BTW I live in New Zealand, hence spelling of colour ;)..."
Great Color Combos: Neon and Neutral
"neutral color scheme to make a bold — but not too bold — statement... first color pairing you might think of, especially this time of year when everything... chartreuse color right now. Thanks for sharing so many great tips on how to use it effectively... pop of color into a neutral room is with a bold photograph. For sleek, frameless displays... s the colorful centerpiece. Even a colorful neon throw on a gray sofa is enough to..."
Choosing Hues: Roll With the Color Wheel
"using the color wheel can take some of the mystery out of selecting a color scheme for... use a color wheel to illustrate the colors of the visible spectrum. It's a simplified... contrasting color scheme is more intense To create harmony go with Analogous scheme scheme... lot of color schemes use a preponderance of one color and accent with the split triad... these colors or you could chose a neutral color scheme (beige) with a red accent..."
My Houzz: Colorful, Architectural Gem in Ojai
Earthy tones with splashes of bold color create a couple's dream home, a nature-inspired retreat in Southern California
"of bold color create a couple's dream home, a nature-inspired retreat in Southern... home. The exterior is full of eclectic influences — from Japanese to Southwestern to... their colorful nature-inspired retreat. "I usually find something I don't like about... great. The colours on the exterior are lovely, although I'd have gone just a touch deeper... g the colour scheme. I'd like to have seen the areas in the kitchen where the backs..."
DIY Painting Project: A Colorful Front Door
"final exterior projects before the last leaves fall and the doldrums of winter set... from this colorful season and give your home a fresh new look by painting your door.... match the exterior color and the outer edge (where the lock sticks out) should match... perfect color. Thank you. Is this an exterior flat, gloss or what? The door is metal... in your scheme. The house will look more "married". The railings particularly look..."
Houzz Quiz: What Color Should Your Front Door Be?
Think you’re hip enough for orange? Or optimistic enough for yellow? Take our front-door personality quiz and find out
"yourself with color. But which color truly reflects you? This handy quiz is here to help... on the colors of your exterior...house, shutters, roof ? My husband would never agree... earth coloured exteriors, then bright yellow, green or orange and if the house is... the same color. Our siding and exterior finishes on the home were very neutral. My... Guess color choice was right but still need help. Benjamin Moore latex exterior gloss..."
Color Palette Extravaganza: Room-by-Room Help for Your Paint Picks
Take the guesswork out of choosing paint colors with these conveniently collected links to well-considered interior palettes
"paint colors with these conveniently collected links to well-considered interior... design, color can make all the difference in your home's style. But where to start... the best color palette ideabook links, organized by room, to get you going. Get inspired... repeat color in 3 places to make it an accent, one stand alone color is an "accident"... beware: this color, for centuries in Asia and the Middle East, contributes to fertility..."
Color Guide: How to Work With Charcoal Gray
The most modern neutral, charcoal gray looks great in dining rooms, living rooms and even nurseries. Here's how to use it best
"go-to color." True gray (or achromatic gray) is a mixture of black and white. It... for most colors, especially bright whites, warm citrus hues and pinks. Because it... current color scheme. I just see so many pretty gray rooms that I do a lot of wishful... interiors and exteriors. probably i got some ideas and ready to explore Thanks for triggering... current scheme will make it too dark. You might be able to pull off gray walls in..."