Front door color on house

My house is very pale yellow with green trim & green metal roof --What color should I paint my front door, I hate the white!!
  14 answers
  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Aug 31, 2015
    I would try a cream color instead of white. You already have enough color with the green trim going on.

  • Gabrielle Falk Gabrielle Falk on Sep 01, 2015
    Would you consider maybe painting the front door a few shades darker than the house? And paint an off white around the trim? If you are not sure maybe u could go to the local hardware shop and get those small tester pots of paint. Paint the colour on a test piece of paper and hold up to the door to see if you like. Saves painting the whole door over.

  • The Chirping Frog The Chirping Frog on Sep 01, 2015
    I am a contrast girl, I would make it pop. I think I'd paint it black.

  • Jan Herman Jan Herman on Sep 01, 2015
    Navy blue would go with those colors

  • Lucy Nunn Lucy Nunn on Sep 01, 2015
    Cherry red!

  • Rosie Rosie on Sep 01, 2015

  • Lisa B. Lisa B. on Sep 01, 2015
    Deep red. It will add a color pop without competing with the green trim. You could also do a gel stain in a rich wood color.

  • Cindy Corean Cindy Corean on Sep 01, 2015
    My light yellow house with sage green trim has a bright turquoise front door, not a dark turquoise, but not pastel, either, just kind of bright med. turquoise. I like it so well that I painted my porch bench the same color and am about to do the same to an old metal cupboard around the corner of the porch that I use as a potting bench. Purple flowers look especially nice with this color combo, so I plant lots of deep purple petunias in my sage window boxes and have lilac bushes near the front steps. Plenty of old-fashioned hollyhocks (especially rose colored ones) round out the look and will actually grow here in Wyoming (high altitude, bad soil, no water, constant wind, long, cold winters... but, hey, it's home!)

  • M M on Sep 01, 2015

  • Eileen Eileen on Sep 01, 2015
    deep, deep, purple like concord grapes

  • Marleee Marleee on Sep 01, 2015
    Be sure to first check with your HOA...I have to REPAINT my beautiful yellow door (originally white) because they didn't like it. :-(

  • Cheryl @ Artzzle Cheryl @ Artzzle on Sep 01, 2015
    Can you post some photos of your exterior and door? THX

  • Holly Lengner - Lost Mom Holly Lengner - Lost Mom on Aug 28, 2021

    I think painting your door a dark green would look amazing.