What color should I paint my front door?

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Brick ranch very dark entrance
q what color should i paint my front door
q what color should i paint my front door
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  • Beth Shorts Beth Shorts on Jun 29, 2017
    I would brighten things up with a lovely light dove grey

  • C. D. Scallan C. D. Scallan on Jun 29, 2017
    I'm a big fan of red front doors . Traditionally , over the centuries , a red front door means all are welcome .

  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Jun 29, 2017
    Rusty orange or brunt yellow

  • Lynn Trapnell Cormier Lynn Trapnell Cormier on Jun 29, 2017
    Red or yellow; take a brick in to get the perfect shade that complements the masonry.

  • Terrie Randone Terrie Randone on Jun 29, 2017
    Yellow :)

  • Jane Davis Jane Davis on Jun 29, 2017
    I'm with the dove gray. And can you paint the bench? That could be your red statement colour.

  • My vote is for a soft coral with a soft light dove gray for the trim, and then paint the trim on all the windows to match. Paint the bench and a few pots to scatter around the front porch area too for accent. Yes, I am always the odd one out. Paint the porch light gray too and if possible change to a motion dectector type fixture, or have the finish of the porch light match your hardware on the front door.

  • Sue Sue on Jun 29, 2017
    I would go for a pale orange or coral color to pick up the terra cotta color in your brick. Trim in white to continue to brighten the space.

  • Tammy Deaton Prater Tammy Deaton Prater on Jun 29, 2017
    I vote for light robins egg blue or light sage green. Accent bench - paint banana pudding yellow!!

  • Caseyem11 Caseyem11 on Jun 29, 2017
    teal blue

  • Elaine Elaine on Jun 29, 2017
    It appears that your door and side lights are already painted light gray; it looks good that way, as it matches the grout in your brick. The black trim on your "storm" door screams for a bright color. I agree the new door color should match new window trim paint I also agree with others who suggest a warm, bright shade chosen from your brick. But instead of painting your beautiful bench, how about just placing 3-4 potted flowering plants on it that match the color you decide to paint the storm door/ window trim? I see you have a little fairy creation underneath your bench! Sweet.

  • Sandy Sandy on Jun 29, 2017
    I have similar brick and painted my door a colonial blue. I love it and get so many compliments on it.

  • Jill Jill on Jun 29, 2017
    I just love bright yellow with red brick. definitely would go with yellow, and as someone else suggested, paint the bench yellow, too. :)

  • Cindy Cindy on Jun 29, 2017
    My vote is RED. Love it. Also red would go with the color of your house.

  • Crystle Gibson Crystle Gibson on Jun 30, 2017
    definitely dove gray

  • Solei Solei on Jun 30, 2017
    Red!

  • Barb Barb on Jul 01, 2017
    paint the front door red with the sides in white, place 2-toparies trees in thin tall pots sprayed in black 2x satin, place bench flush under small window be sure to also spray that in satin black spray paint then purchase 2- pillow in black and stripe pattern. Buy a length wise rod iron planter with coca shell liner and place fir in it. Discard all door Matts..