We asked the experts for their no-fail picks.

By Betsy Goldberg

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.exterior paint infographic 

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.