Best Blue Paint Colors for Your Exterior

Blue is one of the premier paint colors for home exteriors. But as with interior colors, you might think, "I want to paint my house blue," and then wonder … what blue should I choose? To help you narrow your choices, here are the best five blue pai...

The Most Popular Exterior Colors to Paint Your Home in 2020

Summer’s here, and the time is right for (a) dancing in the street, (b) taking a vacation [or maybe a staycation because 2020] or (c) painting your house. Answer: All of the above. Warmer temps and better weather make it the perfect time to paint y...

The Best Ways to Pick Paint Colors Online

Have you ever tried to pick a paint color online? Most of us find it a big enough challenge to do it with paint swatches in hand. But adding the online factor can make what should be a fun task seem darn near impossible. Thank goodness for technology...

Front Door & Shutter Color Ideas Inspired by Alexandria

As a thriving, historic district along the Potomac, Alexandria's Old Town is an excellent place for inspiration for your exterior paint colors, especially if you are searching for some front door and shutter color ideas. Located across the river f...

Black Houses – Reasons Behind the Trend

You've probably never considered painting your house black, but it just might be one of today's hottest trends in exterior painting. Black exterior paint adds drama and depth and makes a strong visual statement. Black paint is great at highlighting a...

10 Beautiful Front Door Paint Colors

When you get home at the end of the day, nothing says "welcome" like the perfect front door color. Even better, painting your front door is the perfect final touch for an exterior paint job.  So get inspired by these upgrades you can make to your ex...

Paint Color Inspiration from Greek White Houses

With its warm summers, blue skies and seas, and simple, white homes, Greece is a dream vacation destination. Imagine you're there, soaking your toes in the water and nibbling olives, even as you soak up the decor ideas from these homes. Mint g...

20 Favorite Colors of the Pacific Northwest Color Palette

Anyone who has undergone a painting project knows how difficult, tedious, frustrating, and argument-ridden choosing a paint color can be. With so many options from classic white or neutral greige to bolder shades like the sophisticated Night Watch, i...

These Freshly Painted Pools are Perfect for Summer in NYC

It is officially summertime! That means school's out and children all across the country are cannonball-ing into pools to cool down and splash around. But kids living in big cities like New York City often lack the luxury of having their own pool to ...

The Best Exterior Paint Colors for Your House

Painting the exterior of your house is a great way to increase your property value, improve the exterior appeal of your home, and make the entire neighborhood look a little bit better. But knowing how to choose exterior paint colors for your house ha...