Exterior Make Over
Morgan Meyer
July 20, 2014 in Design Dilemma
35+ year old house in rural Wisconsin. We've replaced (or are replacing) the windows with white vinyl. We are now updating the siding with cement board, it will completely change the look of the house going from vertical boards to horizontal. We will be adding new gutters, soffit, and facia too. The shingles are dark gray and the brick is browns/orange hues.

I'm so torn about color combinations! I want white trim but can't decide what color would go best with that brick, roof, and white trim, any thoughts? Trying to update the 70's look to more modern.
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MarleneM
Something a bit darker would look more up to date, although what you have isn't bad.
July 20, 2014 at 4:58PM   
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Lynn Oxenford
I'm a color person, and the thing in the photo I noticed was the scattered green plants. So, I color of choice would make the house come to life. The trim color in white like the windows , the hand-railing in the same color as the roof. But the house :
July 20, 2014 at 7:42PM     
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hayleydaniels
I'm with Lynn Oxenford on loving color, and thinking green would look great with your brick. Here are a couple of more greens for your consideration:
http://www.benjaminmoore.com/en-us/paint-color/homeontherange
http://www.benjaminmoore.com/en-us/paint-color/mountainlane
http://www.benjaminmoore.com/en-us/paint-color/sycamoretree
July 20, 2014 at 7:56PM   
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