Need help selecting roof paint color
deb22
March 6, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Gambrel roof made of tin scalloped tiles need paint. Would like to make it look like aged copper (verdigris patina) or something other than black, red, or farm barn green. Silver?
Photo shows peeling part of dormer portion of gambrel---the white "apron" below is also part of the roof.
Many thanks for suggestions.
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Dytecture
Here is an example with copper roof.


March 6, 2013 at 5:37am   
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deb22
That looks awesome! Thank you. Since the tin roof is in great shape, painting makes financial sense Getting the color right is the problem
March 6, 2013 at 11:27am   
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Rockin' Fine Finish
Yes it's hard to replicate the color of copper what paint stores are in your area?
March 6, 2013 at 2:31pm   
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deb22
Ben Moore, Sherwin Williams, Duron, ---pretty much all of them I think
March 7, 2013 at 7:55am   
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Rockin' Fine Finish
Benjamin Moore and Sherwin should be able to get you close to that color make sure you ask for durable paint for a roof .
March 7, 2013 at 7:59am   
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