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Old 09-20-2014, 05:06 PM
 
Location: Southwest Washington State
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I put an deep aqua door on a brown house once, and it looked great!

We want to change our white door to a blue gray, with our green house, and we have had to get HOA approval for this! If you have an HOA, you might want to check with them about approved colors. (Pain in the neck!)

I don't mind the white trim on your home. This is pretty standard, and in your case, I think the white perks it up a bit without being intrusive.

Do you really need the storm door?

And, I don't know about red with your paint color. Choose carefully. But I like a door color that is a unique accent. So I'd choose a separate color than other colors on your house. If you key in the color on Google search, you are taken to a display of the strip which this color is on. You could go all the way dark on the strip, or all the way light. I like the dark option best, because you need contrast with the white trim. I was hoping that SW might give some color suggestions as go withs, but it doesn't appear they do.

Since this color is grayed, I'd try to find a green or blue that is also grayed. I'd go deep in hue I think. Perhaps this is the place to put your favorite color.
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Old 09-22-2014, 08:44 PM
 
Location: Wonderland
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I agree, a bright red or blue (turquoise would really pop against the brown) would really liven it up.
This.

A peacock blue would be terrific against that brown. Look what a difference color makes!

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Old 09-23-2014, 08:50 AM
 
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I love your front door, KathrynAragon! It looks so welcoming.
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Old 09-23-2014, 12:44 PM
 
Location: Wonderland
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Thank you - we're about to bling it out for fall! LOL
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Old 09-23-2014, 07:02 PM
 
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Thank you - we're about to bling it out for fall! LOL
It will be a perfect canvas for Fall colors!
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