Top 5 Trends in Exterior House Paint Color in 2024

Discover inspiring paint colors for your home! GLSPainters is beyond excited to unveil the top exterior house painting colors of 2024. With over 15 years as a trusted painting contractor we’re your expert local painters for all things paint. Here are some of our painting color recommendations with the brand Sherwin Williams.


Earthy tones are making a big splash this year, reflecting a growing desire to connect with nature. Think of shades like sage green, terracotta, and clay. These colors offer a grounded, calming presence and blend beautifully with natural surroundings.

  • Clary Sage SW 6178 A versatile color that exudes tranquility and sophistication. Perfect for homes with lush landscapes.
  • Rookwood Terra Cotta SW 2803 This warm, earthy hue adds a rustic charm and pairs well with wooden accents.
  • Cavern Clay SW 7701 A muted, reddish-brown that gives a warm, inviting feel to your home.


For those who prefer a more dramatic look, charcoal and black accents are becoming increasingly popular. These colors add a modern, sleek touch and can make other colors pop.

  • Charcoal SW3063: A deep, sophisticated color that works well for modern homes and adds a touch of elegance.
  • Tricorn Black SW6258: Perfect for trims, doors, and shutters, giving a bold contrast to lighter exterior colors.


Warm neutrals are taking over from the cooler greys and whites that have dominated in recent years. Colors like creamy beige, soft taupe, and warm greige offer a welcoming and timeless appeal.

  • Creamy SW 7012 A soft, inviting color that works well with a variety of architectural styles.
  • Taupe Tone SW 7633 This versatile hue provides a subtle backdrop that enhances your home’s features.
  • SW6073 Perfect Greige A blend of grey and beige that brings warmth and sophistication.


Blue continues to be a favorite, but this year we’re seeing bolder, more vibrant shades. From deep navy to bright cerulean, these colors make a striking impact.



Soft pastels are making a comeback, offering a fresh, airy feel that’s perfect for spring and summer. Colors like pastel peach, soft lavender, and mint green bring a subtle yet charming appeal.

  • Nearly Peach SW 6336 A light, warm hue that adds a touch of whimsy and charm.
  • Lite Lavender SW 6554 This delicate color exudes a serene, calming vibe and is perfect for cottage-style homes.
  • Retro Mint SW 9036 A refreshing color that provides a cool, calming effect and pairs well with white trims.