How to Pick the Perfect Paint Colors for Your House Exterior

We asked the experts for their no-fail picks.

Deciding which colors to paint the outside of your house is daunting (big commitment!)—so we asked the pros for help. Here, top designers share their go-to hues for a home’s siding, trim, and front door. Try one of their perfect pairings.

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Paint pricing: Behr Premium Plus exterior paint, from $29 a gallon. Benjamin Moore Regal Select Exterior paint, $55 a gallon. Dunn Edwards Evershield Exterior paint, from $44 a gallon. Farrow & Ball Exterior Masonry paint, $100 a gallon. Sherwin Williams A-100 Exterior Acrylic Latex Paint, $40 a gallon; All Surface Enamel Latex Base, $60 a gallon; Emerald Exterior Acrylic Latex Paint, $73 a gallon.