While selecting exterior colors, three shades of paints are required for the siding, door's, window's trim, and railing that will emphasize the exterior features such as doors, railings, and windows. The selection of paint colors will certainly create a marked difference in the looks of the house.
Tone it Down
If you want to give a happy look to your house, choose the colors that are in contrast to each other. For example, green and red. But it will give a Christmas look. So, add gray color in same quantity in both colors to tone it down. Now you must have got the perfect color combination for a vintage house.
Blue color gives a very soothing effect when used in interior painting, but has got no psychological effect if used in exterior painting. Use white to paint the other details in contrast to gray color.
How baleful a house would look if it is painted all with black. Instead, black color can be used as an accent to highlight the borders, like a painting given a finishing touch with a black border. Try to use the darkest shade of whatever color you selected for the walls. Creamy white can be used for painting the other exterior details of the house.
Free to Swank
As a dress enhances the best features of a woman, paint should also highlight the architectural features of the house. Before starting, make a color hierarchy like walls of green color, outer trim of red, and inner trim of white color.
Exterior painting has also gained importance like that of interior painting in the 21st century. Keeping the exterior paint color in harmony will give a great look to your house. Also, it will be followed by an avalanche of compliments from your friends and relatives.
So, now after getting information about the painting schemes you must not be facing any problem in deciding the exterior color scheme for your house.