The color you choose for your project has the power to transform and shape the look. Color is also so powerful because it can influence on a person’s mood. In the past year, a shift towards soothing neutrals as well as uplifting shades perhaps driven by the push for a new beginning after the year we have all had.
Here are the top colors we are predicting will be the most sought-after in 2022:
Since the beginning of 2021, there has been an increase in the popularity of the cheery color yellow; people wanted to brighten up their exterior. Yellow shades can instantaneously revitalize and refresh any exterior project. They actually add a lot coveted curb appeal. Ranging from soft creamy tones to a burst of vivid color, yellows can be versatile shade. You can combine yellow with white trims for a crisp look or if you are looking for a contemporary color pairing try gray. Whichever shade you choose it will be eye catching.
Specifically this natural, trending color at the top of the list is Sage. This green hue is softened by gray undertones adding muted notes that complement nature’s surroundings. Because Sage is a neutral color, it provides a perfect backdrop for a darker exterior door, windows and shutters. Its subtlety creates a calm welcoming exterior yet prominent enough to set you apart from the rest.
This is a timeless classic. White is at the very top of the list for 2022. There has been a huge spike in popularity in 2021 and it’s definitely not slowing down. This shade can make your exterior look larger, and it also offers numerous design possibilities. White can and will match just about any roof or window color. It will allow the colors to pops if you have a colorful front door, exterior decor, shutters, planters, …etc. White is also the perfect shade for the extremely popular modern farmhouse style.
Gray tones are once again featured in our trending colors for 2022. Ranging in tonality and undertones, gray shades offer versatility and style. Depending on how dark you go, gray can make quite a statement or meld into a quiet neutral. These colors are also well suited to highlight a variety of architectural styles including shingle style and traditional board & batten. Whichever shade you choose, grays can complement a variety of color palettes.
Evoking that calmness that everyone is looking for, brown shades are poised to be in high demand this coming year. Brown, from light (Tan) to the rich dark are perfect color choices for traditional architectural styles. These colors also work well with natural materials such as wood or stone by highlighting their undertones; a perfect way to refresh the exterior of any home.
Blue shades have been featured in our color trends for the past few years, so it should come as no surprise that it’s present once again. From calming soothing hues to bold vibrant shades, blues are extremely versatile.
Exterior colors for 2022 will add color and depth while remaining tranquil and soothing. Discover your perfect shade by visiting our color page and get inspired by our color combinations.