How to Pick the Perfect Paint palette for Your Exterior
The facade of your home plays a crucial role in shaping first impression of your
visitors. Picking the right shades for your exterior design isn’t just
overwhelming but risky for the aesthetic of your home.
One wrong shade and you can end up upsetting your architecture and
overwhelming your visitors.
To help you save the misery of an unappealing exterior, here we have
highlighted a few vital tips for picking an exterior paint palette.
It’s every home owner’s dream to stand out with their façade but you don’t
want your exterior to be odd kind of unique.
So, it makes sense to make your exterior with your neighbourhood exteriors.
To blend doesn’t necessarily mean to copy the exterior colours across the
street exactly. Pick colours inspired by your neighbourhood that set your
abode apart without clashing with nearby ambiences.
A beautiful landscape around your house may indicate towards an earthy
theme with greens and browns. Likewise, a beach exterior setting calls for
hues of turquoise, vivid blue and even shades of grey and beige.
The nature or ambience around can inspire appealing colour combinations
for your exterior paint. Make sure the ones you opt for compliment the
natural aura around your home.
Imagine a Georgian-style home painted with royal purple or a modern cape
cod architecture in pale mint green?
Whether you have an imposing traditional house or a small property with a
contemporary design, your exterior paint should feel appropriate to your
To achieve great curb appeal while adhering to architectural guidelines,
consider consulting a professional as they would have good knowledge of
historically accurate colour combinations and palettes.
Most home owners pick and finalise their colours on paint chips and end up
being unsatisfied and complaining when their chosen shade look the way
they expected on their walls.
Just like interior colours, exterior paints may significantly vary from how they
appear on the colour guide or paint chip. Do not forget to test your chosen
shades on an unimposing surface of your home before painting your exterior
With countless options for exterior paint colours, you can get overwhelmed
easily. Seek expert help to not just pick the right colours for your exterior but
to ensure that our chosen colour theme works for years to come.
So, pick the right colours and create the effect you want.
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Address: Head Office - 22 - 24 Pinn Street, St. Marys,
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