Choosing the right exterior paint color for your home or business can be daunting simply because of color permanence, however with a few simple guidelines and tips, choosing your exterior color will be made an easy decision; whether it be trim, shutters, or wood paneling the most important things to keep in mind is the surrounding environment, paint color scheming, and how it reflects your overall vicinity.
The surrounding environment of the home or business is crucial to choosing the right paint color for your exterior. It is important to take note to the things that encompass where you wish to paint. For example, in a neighborhood, take a glance at your neighbor’s homes and the color schemes of their exterior; using that as a guideline to your exterior paint color scheme. Not only will choosing a color scheme similar to that of the surrounding buildings create a sense of unity, but it will also be very appealing to the eye. Also using the unchangeable aspects of your home or business such as the hues in the roofing, or the specks of color in the bricks, can be used to create a color scheme that provides unification.