Watery by Sherwin-Williams
Watery by Sherwin-Williams
Kitchen cabinet and walls: Simply White by Benjamin Moore
Dutch door: Blue Note by Benjamin Moore
Pebble Beach by Benjamin Moore
Homburg Gray by Sherwin-Williams
Tradewind by Sherwin-Williams
Wolf Gray by Benjamin Moore
Copen Blue by Benjamin Moore
At the Picket Fence
Walls above chair rail: Mascarpone by Benjamin Moore
Bench: Duck Egg and Old White by Annie Sloan
Hello friends! We enjoyed a wonderful break last week and I am so happy that it is officially spring.
Today I am sharing my front door with you. We have been working on updating the exterior of our home for a while now. We painted the whole exterior last fall, which I will show you soon, but one of my favorite new additions is our front door.
Here is a before picture with the old door and blue paint…
We looked a lot of places but ultimately ended up buying our door from Home Depot.
And here it is after we painted it with a new spring wreath. The paint color is Wythe Blue by Benjamin Moore and it’s one of my all-time favorite door colors. Everywhere I have seen it in person, it has looked amazing so when we were ready to paint I knew I loved it so much I didn’t even sample, I just bought the paint. I have been so pleased with the color, in every season so far, but this color is soo perfect for spring.
I love colorful front doors. There are so many possibilities to choose from, it can be a little overwhelming to know where to start. I put together some colors that I adore for front doors, and was looking at myself, and have spring written all over them. So if you want an inexpensive, easy way to spruce up your exterior – pick a color and start painting. This door took me 2 hours to paint and cost less than $30.
Do you have a favorite front door color?
Are you purchasing a home, or looking to build? Paint colors can be overwhelming but if you focus on painting your house one neutral color and adding color through decor and furniture, it might make the picking out process a little easier.
Here are some popular neutral colors that would work well for any room in your home.
Edgecomb Gray by Benjamin Moore. This is a great greige. We actually just painted our bathroom this color and I love it. I haven’t seen any weird undertones and it goes with anything.
Mindful Gray looks great on the outside or inside. This exterior is classy, clean and looks amazing.
Mindful Gray is also used in this bathroom and would look great throughout the whole home.
Revere Pewter has got to be one of the most popular paint colors around. It is a perfect greige and doesn’t have any crazy undertones. I have loved it in ever home I have seen it in. If you need a no-fail neutral, you can’t go wrong with Revere Pewter.
Here is Revere Pewter in a larger living space.
Sea Salt is another popular neutral color that has blue and green in it. I love it paired with bright white, or darker wood.
Agreeable Gray is another very popular color for your whole home. It is very similar to Revere Pewter, but has more gray.
A huge trend right now is to paint your whole interior white. White Dove is a perfect color, it’s warmer so it doesn’t seem so stark and if you are looking for more of a farm house look, this is a great way to start.
I hope this helps if you are looking for one continuous color to go in your home. You really can’t go wrong with any of these colors. Thanks for stopping by and happy painting!