Video: How to Choose a Front Door Paint Color

Should you go with a pop of color? Something dark? Maybe go really light? Exterior designer Catherine Arensberg shares her go-to formula for picking the perfect color for your front door.

The task of choosing a group of colors for the exterior surfaces of your home can be overwhelming. Possibly even more overwhelming is trying to pick a color for the front door when the rest of the color scheme is already established. Should you go with a pop of color? Something dark? Maybe go really light? When it comes down to it, there is a bit of a formula I use to narrow down the perfect door color for my clients, and you can use it too! In this month’s video column, you’ll learn how to identify just the right color to welcome your family home.

Catherine Arensberg is an exterior designer who specializes in finding ways to create your ultimate outdoor space, no matter the budget. Learn more here:

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