Brick colors can vary widely so its important to match the undertones in your brick whether brown grey pink yellow purple etc. Otherwise the yellow color would look harsh like a caution sign.
First of all you can beautify your brick with paint colors.
Paint colors for brick houses. Read on for exterior trim paint color ideas for brick houses. With brick homes it is currently popular to paint the actual brick to change the appearance of your house. When you check out the color wheel you may never find that both the red brick tone and blue-grey have any connection.
Neutrals can be safely paired with basically anything. When home blogger Traci and husband Cy were tasked with the job of reviving a home exterior in Nashville they knew the first order of business was to brighten up the brick. No matter what always test your paint colors and you can learn how here.
Paired with black shutters and doors a white painted brick home feels like a part of history while also giving a fresh and updated vibe. Ive created a little Brick Paint package for you. Earthy colors are generally considered to be neutral.
Sometimes occupy a position in the center of the color wheel and are generally considered to be black white gray cream and brown. It stays fairly neutral and doesnt pull yellow. Best exterior paint colors for red brick homes and how to use them The best exterior paint colors for red brick homes.
Picking the right white for an exterior surface such as brick is not an easy task. It is a grey color that has a blue undertone in it. If white is a bit too much for you a gray brick will give your house a classic look.
If you do your home will be blinding to look at in full sunlight. Looking beautiful with white trim and wood accents Bracken Slate is another go-to dark in our color pallet. See more ideas about house exterior house colors exterior house colors.
We see this color often on houses with a Nantucket beach feel. The secret to picking a yellow paint color for your house especially with red brick is to choose a beige with yellow undertones. SW Straw Harvest is one of those colors.
But if youre feeling bold a confident candy apple red or vibrant turquoise can energize your gray brick facade in an instant. Because red and green are complementary colors these exterior paint colors work well with red brick homes. They began with the Sherwin-Williams color Balanced Beige SW7037 and had a local Lowes store shade it down to a darker friendlier beige color.
Gray Mist is a great option is you are looking for a lighter paint color to complement your red brick home. Crumb Cookie a warmer white. Its available for free instant download in my Design Resource Library.
Both of these colors are warm off-whites but Swiss Coffee is slightly brighter than Seapearl. Choose black shutters for red brick walls or light colored siding and cream colored shutters for dark paint colors. A red brick house with blue-grey paint accentuating it.
You dont want to use a white that is too bright especially on the outside of a house. A graphic summary of the tips outlined in this article. If you took it inside it would look like a boring beige.
Our favorite white colors to paint brick. BM Gray Mist is a stellar lighter paint color that complements red brick. I like Gray Mist because it leans more towards beige with a splash or mist or gray in it.
Sage green taupe. Black exterior trim can look stunning against red bricks. So the paint colors I choose should have a warmbrown undertone.
Space Black 2119-10 Benjamin Moore. With a blue green undertone Bracken Slate evokes a feeling of happiness and more dynamic a typical black. Our brick is a warm brown with some light and dark specks and a light grey mortar.
And even though white can appear cool and austere at times when its painted onto brick it looks warm and inviting in every season. We typically never suggest a stark true white for our virtual design clients so to see these warm whites paired with wood accents is a definite trend to follow. Beneath My Heart.
For example if you want the look of white trim choose creamy colors instead of clean or cool whites which look harsh with red brick. Front Door Colors for Gray Brick If your brick home is painted gray white trim and a navy or black front door make an attractive neutral entryway. In a muted shade like sage the green brings out the color of the brick without overwhelming it.
If youre stuck consider these combinations for exterior colors with brick thats red orange neutral or white. The difference is truly shocking especially in person. Our roof happens to be a warm brown as well.
Our brick home consists of yellow and brown brick. Heres more photos from last fall right after the painters finished to show you how the dark blue brings out the cool colors of the brick and the bright white outlines the shape of our home up against the forestlake back ground. For a more subtle look try a softer shade such as cream or off-white.
However it is also very possible to reinvent how your home looks by changing the trim colors. Jun 6 2019 – Explore Mary Jane Eatons board Brick Home – Trim Colors on Pinterest. We are loving Bracken Slate by Benjamin Moore.
To create a cool look of your front house paint the brick in white that create a sophisticated and modern vibe on your buildings. A set of 14 paint colors that pair well with brick a paint finder tool to print or screenshot and take to the paint store with you.