Get Overnight Shipping for $5


summer's best indoor-outdoor color palettes

Blue outdoor space with decorative cement tiles/Photographer: Kris Tamburello

Summer is in full swing, and we're throughly inspired during these dog days with bright examples of indoor-outdoor living at its finest. Even if you don't reside in a climate friendly enough to open the door all day long, these three color palettes will induce fresh breezes wherever you are this season. 

A neutral pavilion in a Scottsdale home/Photographer: Roehner + Ryan/Designer Rebecca Salcito designed a neutral outdoor pavilion in this retreatlike Scottsdale home.

Not-boring neutrals:

Let your plants take center stage with grays, whites, and taupes designed to highlight, not hide, your patio's natural beauty.

shop this look

An American-flag themed patio/Photographer: Richard Powers/Designer Frank Ponterio's Lake Michigan vacation home design puts the outdoors first.

America the Beautiful:

A Lake Michigan home designed by Frank Ponterio is intended to be a beach house, and its lake views were primary considerations in the design. Also primary? The patriotic yet chic selection of colors used in the sunroom.

Blue outdoor space with decorative cement tiles/Photographer: Kris Tamburello/Designer Anthony Baratta hewed to a blue color scheme in an indoor-outdoor living space that reflects the sky above this Fort Lauderdale residence.

Go blue or go home!

This azure-influenced scene designed by Anthony Baratta—who told interiors mag Luxe of the design, "The primary goal was to get the outside in"—inspires us with its punchy blue hues.

related articles
Pink wall with painting/Photographer: Romka via Pexels/Matching paint to artwork has never been so seamless.

how to find the perfect paint for your artwork

If you've ever tried in vain to match interior paint to art, t...
Kitchen backsplash/Photo courtesy of Benjamin Moore/Aegean Teal remains popular a year after being named Color of the Year for 2021.
color news

can you guess this popular paint brand's top-selling shade?

This Color of the Year for 2021 is now one of Benjamin Moore's...
Green kitchen cabinets/Photography: Laurence Katz/Painting your cabinets can impress, and even sway, home buyers, says one new study.

selling your place? painting your cabinets may help make the sale

Quick paint job, anyone?
White paint samples/Photography: Gabrielle Langdon/Start sampling with some of the go-to white paints beloved by pro designers.

a few of our favorite white paints

Need help deciding on your next white paint purchase? These wh...