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How to Choose Window Frame Color

How to Choose Window Frame Color

The beginning of fall is a perfect time to refresh your windows and doors. And add a bold pop of color inside and outside your Jackson space.

This year’s most popular 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 numerous different shades available, how do you choose the right one?

Our design specialists at Pella of Jackson can help you select the right color to complete your home. We’ll review your options and provide you with a no-obligation quote—all from the comfort of your living room.

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Remember Your Home’s Style

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

White and black work with most any design style. Black is especially striking for industrial- or farmhouse-style homes, making windows a dramatic 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 Jackson climate. White and other light, neutral colors can help keep your home cooler, since they don’t absorb heat as quickly.

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

Vinyl or Wood Siding

Make a bold statement with contrasting colors. Use 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, exceptionally for painted brick or neutral stone.

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

Stucco

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

Pella® Window Finishes are Made to Last

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

Take a look at dual-color window frames that come with white interiors that help brighten your home. A bold 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 one-of-a-kind vinyl formula is performance-tested for excellent 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 incredible 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 Jackson design professional for more information.

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