Trend Exterior Housing Colors for 2020

Painting a home’s exterior is a big job and not considered a DIY project. And when done correctly a good paint job can elevate the curb appeal without cutting into walls or backing huge dumpsters into your driveway for months. So, by “done correctly” means finding the best color and a contractor who is reputable to get this work done quickly. 

Curb appeal

Remember that one of the first things that are noticed when you pull up to any house or those who drive up to your home is the house’s outside color. Any contractor that does exterior painting Denver will tell you that paint color can dictate the mood of your home right from the first look. The right paint color also can raise the value of your house as well as to protect it from the elements of nature. It is all about what is known as “curb appeal”.

Painting trends

For the year 2020, thousands of renovation projects are being planned and they will be picking the perfect color that is trending from this year. In 2020 it seems that the moving trend has gone away from the lighter muddy gray exterior – on toward lights or going dark. Whether you want to go light or dark any good painting constructor such as Homestar Painting LLC will be able to show you the shades that are perfect for you. 

Behr paints

Behr has made the announcement that “Back to Nature” as their 2020 color of the year and this color is among many earthy hues for exterior house paints. This color compliments the lush green landscape around your property and brings a bit more of nature to your home.


These back to natural colors is the fundamental nature of tranquility. These are described as being:

  • Calm
  • Gracious
  • Balanced

And these colors by Behr are sure to be popular exterior paint colors during 2020.

Color Naval

Another paint color that has been named the 2020 color of the year is the interior color of Naval taking us back to the era of art deco of the 20s. This is a:

  • Rich
  • Deep navy

It is utterly striking and brings a fresh new look to the paler neutral house exteriors.