definitely want to do this with the new house. Pale grey, light aqua front door and shutters. 80 Photos of Interior Design Ideas House: Benjamin Moore La Paloma Gray 1551 Shutters: Benjamin Moore Azure Water 677 Jules Duffy Designs.
Add a strip of trim a bit above already existing baseboards, paint between, and you get faux thick baseboards! Other good ideas here as well. 31 Easy DIY Upgrades That Will Make Your Home Look More Expensive