These photos are about 3 years old and not much has changed except for the landscaping (yay) and the peeling paint on the porches and doors.

I know the exterior could use a lot of work, but right now we're just painting the porches and doors.

Currently the decking is grey, the railings and columns are white, the top of the railing (handrail?) is grey, and the doors are a pale purple (as is the one window that is framed in on the covered porch, beside the door).

I am thinking of painting everything white except for bright pops of red on the doors (concerned that the old siding colour will look very pathetic next to fresh white on the porch). I had also thought of blue grey on the decking and trim on the covered porch window, and then red or a darker blue/grey on the doors. I'm not stuck on red, blue or grey, either.

Do any of you have any advice for the paint colours of our porches, window trim, and front doors? Pictures and paint colour names would help.

Thanks so much!
Vanessa

PS -- I also posted this on the Paint and Finishes Forum, hoping that ok?