The brick&batten Blog

Browsing category: Exterior Paint

Lantern

Get Discount &
Design Tips

Sign Up Now!

Home Exterior Painting Tips and Design Ideas

Exterior painting can transform the look of your home and have a significant impact on its curb appeal. A fresh coat of paint can take your façade from dull and dated to eye-catching and contemporary. It can also have financial implications: According to real estate technology company Home Light, painting the exterior of your home ...

Our Review of Extra White by Sherwin Williams

Extra White by Sherwin Williams has become one of our favorite whites to turn to when designing homes. It’s a stunning shade of white that’s never too stark or soft but still brightens a home easily. Our designers have used it on numerous home styles as an accent and central color with incredible results. Keep ...

Our Review of October Mist by Benjamin Moore

Green exterior paint colors have been trending for a few years now — and for good reason. They connect us to nature, anchoring our home with a sense of calm and peace. October Mist by Benjamin Moore is no different. A light sage green reminiscent of flower stems, according to Benjamin Moore, October Mist is ...

8 Gemstone Colors for Home Exteriors

Neutral color palettes that feature white, beige, or gray are timeless options for home exteriors. While gemstone colors like teal, red, or maroon might be less commonly seen in exterior designs, that doesn’t mean they’re any less appealing. If you’re looking for a unique, statement-making exterior, consider incorporating our favorite gemstone hues into your palette. ...

Our Review of Ballet White by Benjamin Moore

Ballet White by Benjamin Moore is an off-white and creamy hue that’s a wonderful choice for a home exterior. Our designers love it for its versatility, neutral undertones, and sophisticated feel. It’s a beautiful color in an array of environments and on many home styles. You really can’t go wrong with this one! Below, we ...

21 Painted Houses to Inspire You in 2024

Painting your home’s exterior can definitely feel like a big commitment; however, with the right paint, it’s a game changer for curb appeal. We’ve curated 21 of our favorite painted houses to get you inspired to grab a paint brush! As you will see in these home transformations, the end result can be absolutely spectacular. ...

The 9 Best Gray Exterior Paint Colors of 2024

It can feel overwhelming to look at all the gray paint colors on the market. The options are incredibly diverse. Luckily, we went through the best gray paint colors for you and narrowed the field down to these best bets for home exteriors. Here are the nine best gray exterior paint colors of 2024. When ...

Our Review of Needlepoint Navy by Sherwin Williams

Needlepoint Navy is a sophisticated blue exterior paint color that is surprisingly versatile. Our designers love it as a lighter option for a navy hue and its neutral tones that make it a breeze to work with. Needlepoint Navy is such an impressive color, we’ve even named it one of the best Sherwin Williams’ exterior ...

6 Best Warm White Paint Colors for Your Home in 2024

Perhaps surprisingly, white can be a tricky paint color to pick for your home’s exterior. The undertones vary significantly and can be hard to see on a swatch. Plus, different elements in your exterior like a brick driveway, lots of shade, or stone can alter how the white is perceived. Instead of spending a lot ...