You can paint your
home in nearly every color imaginable. This can make selecting a color when you
are looking to have your exterior painted challenging and overwhelming. You
want to select a color that enhances the beauty of your home, fits in with the
overall design and look of your home, compliments the other elements on your
home, such as the roof and garage door, and is a color scheme that fits in with
the rest of your neighborhood. When you are looking to complete an
, looking toward paint trends can help you
pick a color. Here are some of the top exterior paint trends in 2019.
Neutrals are always
options for painting
a home. Neutral colors are timeless, and
they fit in in any neighborhood. Another advantage to neutral colors is that
they match most accent colors. This allows you to pair them well with colored
roofs, colored garage doors or colored front doors. Some of the most popular
neutral colors in 2018 include gray, beige and what is known as greige, or a
Light paint colors are
often popular in warmer climates. Lighter paint colors can help keep the home a
little bit cooler, as darker colors retain heat. Just like with
neutral colors, lighter colors allow you to pair many different accent colors
with your home. Lighter colors also put your landscaping on display, which is
perfect for those who want their grass, trees, flowers, or even paver driveway
to be the focal point of the home. White, off-white, light blue and light gray
are all popular light colors this year.
Dark colors can really
make your home pop and stand out. Dark colors also hide dirt stains well, which
can help you to keep your home looking cleaner longer. Many people select dark
colors to use as an accent color, but you can also paint the exterior of your
home in a dark color if you prefer. Some of the most popular dark colors
include blue, green and grays. If you are selecting a dark color as the base
for your home's exterior, keep the other colors used on your home, such as the
garage door, roof, gutters and doors, light. This helps to balance your home
and keep it from looking too dark.
Are you still having
trouble selecting a paint color for the exterior of your home? Here at
Tar Heel Painters
, located in Chapel Hill, NC., we can help you with color
selection and painting the exterior of your home.
today to get started.