We’re still early in 2017. If you’re thinking that a new year means it’s time for a new look to your home, consider a new garage door color. Neighborhood Garage Door Service of San Jose, CA has some great ideas for you to keep in mind when thinking about painting your garage door.
Colors of the year
You may not realize it, but there are color of the year rankings. Various organizations release ranking every year, and crown one hue as their official color of the year.
Last year’s color of the year in Benjamin Moore’s ranking was Guilford Green. This paint can give a unique look to your overhead door. It is a balanced neutral feel without being so bland that it disappears into the background. It also has a silver undertone that picks up the light. Sunny climates can give the garage door a shimmery effect.
Pantone Color Institute has a completely different color for it’s top pick. Pantone 18-1438, also known as Marsala, is a wine color that brings a bold look to your home. According to Pantone, this color will be a classic for a while to come. Various shades of this color have been coming into trend, and look to stay that way for the foreseeable future. It’s rich tones are sure to draw attention and make your home’s facade stand out.
One garage door color, or more?
One factor to consider when choosing your new garage door color is whether you want one or two colors. If you’re having any doubt, stick with monochrome. You can’t go wrong with a single color on your garage door. This is especially true if your current color scheme on the rest of your home is fairly muted.
If you want to give a little more depth, multiple colors may work for you. Use cool and warm shades of the same color to add a subtle depth. You can also go bolder with contrasting colors to really make your door stand out. Just be sure they don’t clash with the colors on the rest of your home.
A real change
Of course, you could also choose to make a dramatic change. Is it time to upgrade your entire garage door? If so, call us to get the information you need to pick the perfect new door for your home. Call today and one of our friendly customer service representatives will set you up an appointment. Our professionally trained technicians can help you with all your questions. Your satisfaction is our top priority, that’s why we’ll assist you to choose the right door with the best automatic opener. We’ll order the door for you. When it arrives, we can install it for you. If you’re not upgrading, we can also perform inspections, do repairs, and lubricate your entire system.