Published at 02 August 2016. by Bryssa Verene
If you are building a new house or have a plan to change home atmosphere, one of important decisions is choosing right house exterior. Paint color has great impact on overall appearance, so it is very important to choose the best color combinations for exterior walls of our homes. Choose color ideas for exterior in slightly confused, but try to choose two or more colors which able combined well. Decide your main goal in choosing color ideas such as to sharpen the architectural details or just only to determine complementary color for window and door and wall section. To help us in choosing color ideas, consider house design and scale and architectural style in our environment. It is because best exterior colors have a contextual relationship with the surrounding environment.
Not like color ideas for home interior, the color for home exterior can affect most of the designs because its position is outside and it can make homeowner feel undecided to choose good color combination. Besides that, many factors played important role with different result when we choose interior color ideas such as for landscape and garden and roof and many others. Plan the sections around the most difficult to be changed before. Unless you are doing is full renovation. Some sections like roof and path and gateway are cannot be changed easily. Notice this section in order to be a consideration when you choose the exterior color ideas. Looking for right color that may can give color combination inspiration. Consider the colors that will tie each piece remains intact in a harmonious way.
Consider architectural style and the age of your house. If you have classic house or a small house with minimalist modern design ideas, color scheme for exterior that you should choose is according to your house design ideas. Do you still confuse? There are many paint producer offer color collection with accurately history which able to be stepping stone to determine the color according to house designs. Besides the style, consider about visual effect that you want to present. Relating your house with the garden or landscape or street around. For example, if there are many high trees around your house you can try to choose brighter paint for exterior wall in order to make it highlight. Diversely, dark hue can make house appearance looked bleak.
Like we said before that we can choose two or more different colors. Basically, home exterior color scheme has three basic parts; main color that is dominant and accent color for door and window also trim color that is used as divider like window and door frame or fence. Ideally, trim color should be contrast with main color. Id main color hue is dark; consider using trim color like beige and other pale color. Bright primary colors can look stunning with dark trim color to get dramatically effect. Do not be doubt to exploring using accent color as long as it does not too much. A door with bright color like red and yellow maybe suitable applied with dark main color to create a contrast.