Exterior Painting - Two Story Green with Red Brick - Cumming, GA - Kimberly Painting

Exterior House Paint Ideas

Exterior house paint ideas can come from anywhere: Your favorite color, the neighbor's home, an old tree out front, the interior colors of your foyer, or even something from a magazine. Consider these popular colors for inspiration.

Exterior House Paint Ideas from Subtle to Bold

Gray

House Painter - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - Dark GrayGray combines modern sensibilities with classic style. Charcoals and dark grays give a solid, serious look while fogs and light grays have an airy, ethereal feel. Trim with whites or the opposite end of the gray spectrum. Bright warm colors like red, sky blue, or lime green add a whimsical touch.

Putty

Painting Contractor - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - Exterior House Paint Ideas - Sherwin Williams Urban PuttyA current trend of earthy greiges (a color between beige and gray) like Sherwin-Williams Urban Putty. These colors give your exterior a soft stone look. Trimming with white enhances natural light; black or dark brown give your home a sturdy look.

Blue

Exterior Painting - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - Gray BlueBlue homes exude happiness and are a natural combination if you have red brick stonework on or around your house or walkways. A popular exterior color scheme is a deep blue or gray-blue with white trim, which inspire your guests with a nautical feel, no matter how far you are from the ocean.

Sage

Exterior Paint Ideas - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - Mohegan SageGreen houses always seem to be on the list of desirable exterior house paint ideas. Sage, like Benjamin Moore’s Mohegan Sage, gained popularity because they match trees and bushes, backdrop bright flowers well, and have a natural seventies feel. It is a great option for homes built in that period. Sage pairs well with other greens, dark browns, or white.

Yellow

Painting Contractor - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - Sherwin Williams Banana CreamYellow exteriors inspire happiness and warmth. This is a high energy color that becomes jarring if it is too bright. Muted hues like Sherwin-Williams Banana Cream work well and match most trims. Part of its popularity is that it looks good on almost any style and period home.

Purple

Exterior House Paint Ideas - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - PurpleThis bold choice is better if you are not planning to put your home up for sale anytime soon. Purples work surprisingly well on historical and classic style homes. Like yellow, there is a danger of going too bright. Purple pairs well with gray trim and accents, especially if you choose one with hints of gray already.

Red

Exterior House Paint Ideas - Kimberly Painting - Cumming, GA - RedRed is a bold and exciting choice that manages to express class and tradition. When coupled with white accents and trim, red homes are reminiscent of firehouses and well-kept barns. The combination keeps the white from being boring, and red from growing too intense.

Kimberly Painting Contractors

Kimberly Painting Contractors offer free color matching and color consultations. Whether you're preparing to sell, or just want to improve your home's curb appeal, let Kimberly Painting help you bring your exterior house paint ideas to reality. Call us at 770-561-4825 today!


Schedule a Free Consultation Estimate
 

Related Articles:
Examining Exterior Paint Schemes
What Color Should You Paint Your Home’s Exterior?
Exterior Paint Color Ideas for Brick Homes

Our service area includes Cumming, Sandy Springs, Marietta, Suwanee, Alpharetta, Duluth, Canton, Buford, Roswell, Johns Creek, Dunwoody, GA, and surrounding communities.