Choosing the paint for your house exterior can be a tough decision. The color you select combines with the architectural style of your house to make the best (or worst) first impression. The choice of
white for house exterior remains popular among homeowners because of its pristine look and its ability to blend easily with any architectural style, surrounding or landscape.
When you want anything but white as your home’s
exterior color, however, you can use this versatile neutral as an exterior trim.
As you will see in the house photos below, white trim for a house exterior can work wonderfully with a wide range of colors. White trims on windows and sashes can make them appear larger than they actually are. It’s one of your best choices for creating a streamlined appeal to your house, or it can also serve as a natural framework and let the other colors do the talking.
Check out the photos below for the best white combo for house exteriors.
These pink and yellow beach houses with white trims inject a dose of happy vibes that’s perfect for a summer getaway. The clear blue sky and tropical plants hint the idea of a tropical paradise.
Blue and red paint exterior pairs up for this all-American house. The dark shingled roof adds an elegant look matched by the classic red brick exterior that sandwiches the cool blue siding of the houses’s upper floor. Bright white trim finishes for a fresh but classic look.
White trims on windows and columns give this house its much needed uplift which would otherwise look gloomy in an all-dark exterior.
White trim is the perfect choice for letting all the bright colors of this rainbow-inspired house stand out. It also adds a crisp look to this whimsical house tucked in a green surround.
This suburban house stands out looking all-sunshiny with yellow exterior siding. The white trim emphasizes the house’s peaks and outlines while the dark shutters give contrast.
A dark paint on the shingles is more weather-resistant than its lighter counterparts but it also makes this roof appear even larger. The visual weight is offset by the yellow exterior siding while white trims make its grand appearance on the classic porch.
Tucked in a green landscape, this rose-colored house protrudes like a flower in a lush green surrounding.
White trims break up this house’s brown and gray color combination. Brown exterior siding draws the eyes upward while also adding a textured look parallel to the stone brick foundation.
Warm brown envelopes this custom-built house with a cozy and inviting appeal that’s offset with bright white trims for contrast and visual interest.
This luxury house featured on the TV show “Desperate Housewives” hit the spot with pink exterior siding for a feminine touch and visual texture while the brown roof blends with the green landscape.
The textured theme of this executive house starts from its dark shingles and down to the brick chimney and blue exterior siding. White trims offset with a coolness and softness and also used to set off the red front door that adds a touch of warmth.
White trims create a crisp and stunning effect and easily stands out in this Farmhouse style luxury house against its dark brown brick walls and gray exterior siding.
This historic house stands tall and proud against a backdrop of a clear blue sky and a green manicured landscape. White trims emphasize architectural details while the one-toned blue exterior for both stories of the house makes it look taller and unapologetically regal.
White trims outline this charming house while combining with the blue exterior for a classic look. The exterior siding add visual contrast that’s caught on by the pink shutters which also add a touch of whimsy and character.
This ivy-covered house features shingles that run from the roof and down to the exterior siding as well as dark green shutters and doors and light green window sashes to intentionally blend with the green landscape. Crisp white trims create visual break and freshen up the overall look.
Off-white trims emphasize this pink house’s height as well as make the dark windows and doors pop out.
White trims add contrast and are used to set off the windows in this vibrant purple house.
An off-white trim delineates this house’s salmon exterior with green outlines on its front door and windows.
The sky blue exterior for this house’s upper and lower floors highlights its height while the exterior siding adds visual texture. Dark blue shutters set off the windows while an off-white trims tie up the overall look.
Crisp white outlines this lake house’s roof peaks and windows. The white trims also stand out against the red roof and dark wood siding which can easily blend into the green scenery.
White trims break up this lakefront house’s dark exterior and add a classic contrast.
Here’s another lakefront house with dark shingles on roofs. The yellow and white trims make a classic combo that’s bright and cheery.
The dark roof and shutters combine with the red brick exterior for a rustic look. White trims add bright contrast to this large family house.
The combination of a red roof, blue exterior, and crisp white trims create a playful look for this suburban house.
The dark shingles and mossy green exterior siding can make this large luxury house recede into its green surrounding. White trims serve as its saving grace as it makes the house stand out against the background.
White trims make the sunny yellow exterior stand out while the red double front doors add a touch of warmth. The brick walkway leading to this luxury beach house’s entrance add a rustic effect.
Crisp white trims combine with beige exterior for a polished, neat look. The vibrant orange roof shingles inject a dose of visual energy into this mansion.
Blue exterior siding and stone brick foundation create a textured look to this luxury house. White trims emphasize the house’s outlines and make it appear taller and wider.
This luxury house’s stone exterior makes it blend with its green surrounding. Blue shutters, window sashes, and front door combine with crisp white trims for a refreshing look.
Bright white trims create a stunning effect as it emphasizes the statement feature of this luxury house. Blue exterior siding creates a refreshing color combo with white trims while the stone exterior adds visual texture.
This luxury house’s lower floor with stone exterior recedes into the background and makes the house’s upper level with the classic blue and white color combo look like it’s perched on top.
Green roof and brown shingle siding make this luxury house a part of its natural environment. White trims outline the roof lining, windows, railing, and wooden staircase.
The choice for a chocolate brown exterior paints a luscious and warm space to this luxury house. White trims add just the right contrast with cool tones while providing visual interest.
This house’s gray brick exterior gives it character and a textured look. Bright blue shutters bring a fresh contrast to the facade’s worn-out appeal while white trims tie the overall look together.
Gray exterior siding creates a soft but chic appeal while crisp white trims heighten the house’s architectural features.
The color combination of warm gray on this house’s exterior and its white trims pulls off a very simple yet a very pleasing look.
The layering of greens and white trims packs a dose of freshness to this luxury house while the stone brick exterior adds a textured look.
Layers of green shingle siding wrap this house with a pack of surprising punch at first glance while unifying with its green surrounding. The beige exterior siding recedes into the background while the white trims tie up the look with pleasing symmetry.
This house’s crisp white trims steal the show, heighten its architectural features, and make the house look taller.
This simple house looks stunning with the right shade of red on its exterior siding, crisp white trims, and its choice of unpainted wooden railing around the porch.
White trims set off this multi-colored house with the red brick facade and green exterior siding.
Cool blue exterior with crisp white trims pulls off a fresh coastal look that somehow fits in amidst its green landscape.
This beautiful house mimics a natural landscape with its interplay of the brown brick exterior, stone brick facade, and a green exterior siding. White trims neatly tie the look together.
White trims look crisp against this house’s canary-colored exterior siding and black shutters.
This house’s orange roofing injects visual warmth and energy that’s offset by the cool white trims while the muted orange exterior recedes into the background.
This gray luxury house rides on its textured look from the brick and stone exterior. Crisp white trims outline the roof peaks, windows, balcony, and columns for a classic touch.
This charming little abode strikes the right chord with its textured rustic look and crisp white trims.
This house looks massive and heavy because of its dark roofing and dark brick exterior. White windows and columns offset with cool tones.
This house’s color combo seems not to want to stand out were it not for the bright red shutters that quickly catches the eye.
Bright white trims emphasize the house’s height and complement the dark green exterior siding. A coating of cool beige on the exterior walls, however, recedes together with the crisp white trims.
White trims draw the eyes to the house’s pitched roofs. It also highlights the curved windows while the gray and stone facade provides a neutral backdrop.
White trims set off this house’s yellow exterior siding that serves a visual balance to the dark roofing and shutters.
This Traditional Midwest house’s gray and white color scheme pulls off a classic look that won’t go out of style.
This house achieves a perfect balance from its dark roofing, black exterior, and white trims.
Blue and white makes a classic color combo that’s cool to the eyes, pleasing to look at, and gives off that idyllic beach vibes.
This upscale house looks stunning with a warm yellow facade, dark green shutters, and crisp white outlines.
This Victorian mansion stands out in pink exterior while white trims highlight its architectural details.
This Tuscan style luxury house will never go unnoticed with its interplay of vivid orange and yellow facade. Its warm tones offset the boldness of the colors while white trims are used to showcase geometric details.
A blue exterior siding pair off with off white trims for a traditional look. The stone brick foundation perches the house with visual texture.
This house looks sunshiny amidst its green surrounding while white trims highlight architectural features and emphasize the house’s height.