What color do we paint our front door, shutters and gutters?


We are planning on painting a new front door burgundy along with the shutters... we think.

What color do you think we should paint he siding and gutters?

q what color do we paint our front door shutters and gutters
  8 answers
  • Shore grandmom Shore grandmom on Jul 28, 2018
    You have a very cute house, but there are so many colors and textures that you can't really see it. I think you should paint the front door and shutters black and the siding and gutters white. You could also do a whitewash on the brick.

  • Suzanne Suzanne on Jul 28, 2018
    I’d do khaki on the siding and black on the shutters. Khaki with black trim on the door. A big wreath on the door that pulls in the colors of the brick.

  • Landsharkinnc Landsharkinnc on Jul 28, 2018

    I'd use a deep forest green ...

    • Kko18428540 Kko18428540 on Jul 29, 2018
      I like the idea of deep forest green but we have woods behind us and I thought it would blend in too much. My neighbor has that. Thansk for the suggestion.

    • Kko18428540 Kko18428540 on Jul 29, 2018
      My husband thought we should do white siding and khaki gutters with burgundy door and shutters...I think that’s too many colors.
      Thank you:)

  • Kim Markey Kim Markey on Jul 28, 2018

    Burgundy is good. I'd go with a warm khaki for the siding and gutters. there is a lot of "blonde" and warm tones with the roof color. It's a very cute house and I like all the textures. Burgundy will give it some depth and richness. Khaki will be a nice neutral to the compliment the stone colors.

    • Kko18428540 Kko18428540 on Jul 29, 2018
      Thanks for the idea. I love the warm khaki idea with the burgundy. Do you think the the siding and gutters being the same color is too much?
      Thanks for your help!

  • Kim Markey Kim Markey on Jul 29, 2018

    I am assuming you mean rain spouts. I really don't know many homeowners who have painted the rain gutters differently. I have seen photos of that, though. My house is white with white spouts. No one I know really pays that much attention to the spouts and gutters being painted other colors; so no, I don't think it would be too much khaki. Draw the attention elsewhere, I say. I like your house! Burgundy & Tan will class it up too; those are nice, rich colors to compliment your brick & stone. Best of Luck!

  • Landsharkinnc Landsharkinnc on Jul 30, 2018

    think it would 'complement' and not blend in that much -- you've got a very 'OPEN FACE' home -- if you had lots of shrubbery/plantings in the front, I'd probably rethink that choice --- but I'm just not a fan of 'black'

  • Kko18428540 Kko18428540 on Jul 30, 2018

    Thanks for the comment. I think we have decided to go with khaki siding and gutters and burgundy front door and shutters.

    Everyone has been very helpful. I appreciate your time:)