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Our front door opens into our living room.  Recently the room had been painted, however the door wasn't.  What color should the door be painted? It is a metal door, do we paint it the color it is?? Or white to go along with the trim of the room.  The color we have on the walls is garden sade, Sherwin Williams, and white trim.  Thanks for your help.

Hi Ellen,

While there's no hard and fast interior decorating rule about front doors, most interior door colors are the same as the trim in the your case, white.  Just make sure that you purchase a paint that is made to cover metal.



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