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How to Choose Window Frame Color

How to Choose Window Frame Color

Autumn is an ideal time to change out your windows and doors. And add a contemporary pop of color inside and outside your Shrewsbury home.

This year’s most fashionable window frame color choices include cool neutrals, such as metallics, black and gray. And don’t leave out darker earth tones like brown, red and green.

But with many different shades available, how do you choose the best one?

Our design professionals at Pella of Shrewsbury can help you choose the right color to work with your home. We’ll go over your options and provide you with a no-obligation quote—all from the convenience of your living room.

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Think About Your Home’s Style

Keep your home’s look in mind when picking a window frame color.

White and black work with pretty much any design style. Black is especially noteworthy for industrial- or farmhouse-style homes, making windows a powerful focal point.

Contrasting trim colors help windows stand out in a traditional home. Matching trim colors that blend in are best for modern- or contemporary-style spaces.

You can also choose a color palette that goes with your home style.

Warm for Traditional Homes

  • Red
  • Orange
  • Yellow
  • Brown

Cool for Modern Homes

  • Green
  • Blue
  • Purple
  • Gray

It’s also important to consider your home’s exterior materials, as well as the Shrewsbury weather. White and other light, neutral colors can help keep your home cooler, since they don’t drawn in heat as fast.

Related: Vinyl, Fiberglass or Wood? Which Window Material is Best for Your Home?

Vinyl or Wood Siding

Make a bold statement with contrasting colors. Start with white if your home has a darker siding color and black for a lighter siding color.

Brick or Stone

Contrasting colors like bright white, blue, green or black add curb appeal, especially for painted brick or neutral stone.

Avoid using red, brown or black with natural reddish brick, since it will blend in with the house.

Stucco

Choose interesting colors for your window trim, since you can easily paint stucco a coordinating color.

Pella® Window Finishes are Made to Last

At Pella of Shrewsbury, we offer a collection of interior and exterior finishes for your replacement windows.

Examine dual-color window frames that come with white interiors that help brighten your home. A beautiful exterior boosts your home’s curb appeal.

These frames are available for Pella® 250 Series and Pella 350 Series vinyl windows, as well as Pella Impervia® fiberglass windows.

Our unique vinyl formula is performance-tested for exemplary weathering, durability and color retention. And our long-lasting fiberglass offers the beautiful look of painted wood.

EnduraClad® exterior finishes are available for our Architect Series® and Pella Lifestyle Series wood windows. These low-maintenance finishes resist fading and look beautiful for time to come.

Choose from the most desired colors such as gray, black, brown, green or red. Color availability depends on the series, so ask your Pella of Shrewsbury design professional for more information.

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