Exterior trim colours

dana_rJuly 18, 2012
I need help choosing colours for my windows, soffit fascia etc. I have a tudor home and I don't know what colours to go with. Cream grills and trim? I had chosen dark brown but the colours available through my window guy were either too red or too green. I'd been hoping for an espresso colour (almost black). Should I go simple and stick with white? All the tudor trim and garage doors will be painted. Our new front doors are a dark cherry wood.
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misecretary
Wow. this says you posted 8 months ago! I imagine by now you have updated the house? If so, would you post a picture; I'd love to see it.
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dana_r
Hi,
Here's the updated exterior.
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Kevin Patrick O'Brien Architect, Inc.
Good job so far! Nice choice with the garage doors! You might add some black iron faux hardware to them? Regarding color for trim & doors, check out houzz pics, English Tudor Style exteriors. Trim and doors tend to go "Dark"! I like to approach exteriors from a historical perspective (that's the architect in me)!!!
    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 12:14PM
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Arlene Warda, Architect
Nice! Also Arts & Crafts houses also have light green, a Tudor color, a light color, just like one painted there!..
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