In Feng Shui, it is believed that painting your front door red invites a welcoming flow of energy, as the front door is known as the "Mouth of Chi", where energy enters.
If your house is on the market and you want it to stand out, choosing a red color for your entry door will boost your curb appeal, as a potential buyer will always remember the house with the red front door. A bold front door color like red makes a great first impression and reveals a lot about the homeowner.
Below are some interesting facts worth considering before choosing to paint your front door red:
The color red symbolizes passion, vibrancy and excitement.In Ancient times it was believed that a red front door wards off evil spirits and ghosts.According to Scottish tradition, to celebrate a mortgage-free home, the homeowner would paint their front door red.In Chinese culture red represents abundance, happiness and good fortune.In India the color red symbolizes newlyweds, love and marriage.
When selecting the perfect red for your door choose a tone that complements the style and color of your home. Always test out paint samples on the door first (a few inches apart) and see what the color looks like from a distance.
This red front door exudes positive energy!