5 Top Exterior Home Trends for 2022

Whether you are planning on building a home with Whitmire Custom Homes in 2022, or you are just trying to get ahead of the curve, you’re going to love these top trends for 2022!

  1. Black Accents

Adding black accents is a simple way to make your exterior home design stand out! Black accents can be used for windows, gables, shutters, and even siding! Black accents can have a large impact, especially when paired with lighter paint colors for a nice contrast!

  1. Natural Textures

The most common trend for natural textures in 2022 consists of exposed wood beams, German smear brick, or a stone water table. These natural elements add warmth and character to any home!

  1. Outdoor Living Space

After the pandemic, we have all grown a deeper love for everything outdoors. Why should we have to go far to experience an outdoor oasis? Create a place to relax just a few steps from your back door. Some ideas include a firepit with a sitting area, a pool area, or as simple as a hammock hanging from your porch!

  1. Soft White Paint Colors

White exterior paint colors became increasingly popular in 2021, but we are seeing this trend carry over into 2022 as well! A white house is a classic that will never go out of style! A popular soft white exterior choice for 2022 is “Alabaster” by Sherwin Williams.

  1. Dark, Rich, and Moody Paint Colors

On the complete opposite side of the spectrum, the newest trend in exterior home styling is dark and moody paint colors. These striking dark colors are sure to make your house stand out among the rest! A popular dark exterior choice for 2022 is “Iron Ore” by Sherwin Williams.