A garage plays a vital role in a home’s overall curb appeal, yet many homeowners overlook it’s possibilities. If you really want to boost your home’s curb appeal, consider installing a beautiful new garage door or updating your exisiting one by giving it a makeover. Here are some beautiful garage door designs, colors and DIY garage door makeover ideas for inspiration. *This post contains collaborative links.
Colorful Garage Doors
Today’s homeowners are adding instant curb appeal to their homes by painting their garage doors in a wide variety of colors. If you have a plain white garage door, simply painting it an unexpected color that complements your home’s overall design scheme and style might be all it takes to take your curb appeal up a notch or two!
- Black Garage Door
If you have have a white house and want your garage door to pop with farmhouse appeal, then a black garage door will be an excellent choice for you. Black garage doors often have an elegant, vintage look.
Minimalist black garage doors usually come in pairs, i.e., there are two doors installed next to each other. The pairing compliments your entire garage and its features, especially if it’s coated with light colors. Black garage doors can also have a sleek and contemporary appeal.
- White Garage Door
Although white might seem like the least interesting color choice for a garage door, a white garage door can be absolutely stunning on a white or soft neutral painted home.
Garage Door Styles
- Carriage Style Door
Carriage garage doors transport your garage back in time, giving it an elegant, classical finish that’s rarely found nowadays. They also boast a vast collection of styles and finishes so you can definitely pick one that’ll suit your design preference. In addition, the wooden texture creates a rustic and timeless look. Make sure you select a color that fits well with your entire house’s design.
- Classic Garage Door
One of the best garage organization tips and ideas is to choose simplicity when nothing else works. If modern, intricately designed garage doors aren’t desirable to you and you prefer something less flashy, then a classic wooden garage door is a good choice. The humble, rustic appearance provides your porch with a timeless appeal.
- Contemporary Garage Door
This design is for those who want something flashier and more eye-catching. Made of metal frames that support frosted inserts, this garage door holds an intriguing and enigmatic charm that’ll draw people’s eyes towards it.
- Modern Aluminum Garage Door
Aluminum garage doors require little maintenance, can easily be installed, and are also available for an affordable price, so these doors are suitable for people who’s short on time and money. They’re also easy to repair, so you don’t need a guide on fixing garage doors when you’re maintaining them.
You can paint your aluminum garage door to match your house or even create a faux wood look with stain. For an even more amazing transformation, try faux window decals and magnetic door hinges!
For an even more amazing transformation, try faux window decals and magnetic door hinges!
- Automatic Garage Doors
Nothing speaks style and modern convenience like an automatic garage door. When searching for the right automatic door for your garage, make sure that the color goes well with your home’s overall style and appeal. Also, take factors like maintenance, noise, and size into consideration. Check out SD Garage Doors as they have a superb variety of cool and modern garage doors available.
More Curb Appeal Options
Adding a pergola over the garage door along with beautiful outoodr lighting will make your garage appear even more striking. Containers spilling with beautiful flowers are always a good idea too!
There are so many gorgeous garage doors to choose from! I hope to update our garage door when we spruce up our patio in the spring. I am definitely leaning toward a carriage style garage door, and I might just paint it my favorite color…green!
Which garage door style or color is your favorite? I love hearing from you, dear readers!
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