Choosing exterior paint colors for your home can seem as difficult as choosing the name of your firstborn child. Like the perfect baby name, you want the paint colors to reflect your family’s style and personality. You want both the name and the paint colors to stand out – but not enough to attract unwanted attention.

With a little work and research, you can choose the ideal color scheme for your home’s exterior. Here are some questions to ask yourself before settling on the right paint colors for your home.