Coloring the Front Door: Meanings and Inspiration

Try a new coat of paint on your front door,  boost your curb appeal and give your guests a bright, bold and warm welcome! Nix the neutrals and use something right out of the rainbow. It’s one of the first pieces of your home that people see,  it needs  to reflect your family’s personality and allow it to be styled just as much as the rest of your home. Take a look at our list of some great shades to dress your door with, followed with what they’ll be shouting out to the world!

1. Sunshine.

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A bright and warm shade of yellow gives your home a giant burst of light and pizazz. It pops right off of a white house, gives it a youthful look and is associated with words like joy, energy and happiness.

2. Mint.

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This light, relaxing green is so serene. More of a natural, inviting shade this color means “fresh,” which is a great feeling to have walking into your home.

3. Fuschia.

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Deep and dramatic, this bold, feminine pink is something to talk about. It has a passionate, romantic meaning, perfect for a sophisticated couple with a modern style.

4. Aqua.

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Lighter than a royal blue with a more delicate touch than turquoise, aqua is the perfect tone for those with a casual, eclectic spirit. Especially when this color speaks of water and rain.

5. Plum.

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A plum front door is perfect for someone inspired by the dark and mysterious. For the sophisticated and the elegant, this color of purple gives off a vibes of wealth and prosperity.

6. Mango.

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A creamy version of orange, mango gives everything a fresh and fun feel. With a meaning of creativity and fascination, you’ll get a lot of compliments with such a jazzy welcoming.

7. Forrest.

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Dreamy and organic, a dark green look great with a rustic style but can also be quite unique and edgy. For nature-lovers and those who love to display their nature-loving side, this color is for them.

8. Blush.

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Be bold by painting the front door with lots of frill and girlish charm. You may be surprised but blush is a very welcoming, relaxing color and means life and entertainment.

9. Royal.

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A crowd favorite, royal blue is a magical, livelier shade. Meaning wisdom and confidence, it’s a stable shade that gives a family home a nice accent.

10. Tomato.

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Loud and strong, a tomato red door knows how to make a scene. With an air of passion and strength, this shade definitely makes a first impression.

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