What colour for our roof, eaves, exterior colour on our dated stucco house?
kaidian
May 16, 2013 in Design Dilemma
We love more modern-looking homes with dark grey stucco, wood accents and bright front doors, but not sure it would work on our Toronto house. We are starting with a new roof and eaves (we'll replace the siding and change the stucco colour later) - we'd love to hear your ideas and suggestions!

First photo shows how the house currently looks with grey shutter and periwinkle front door; second photo is a better shot of the current roof and stucco colour (it's an older photo, before we painted the awning, shutters and front door).

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Rockin' Fine Finish
What about a bright yellow door with gray siding and white trim
May 16, 2013 at 10:40am     
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decoenthusiaste
Remove the country style shutters and the awning - they are taking you away from your desired modern vibe. Try a more contemporary awning and colors RFF suggested. For modern curb appeal, remove shrubs and mis-shapen trees, and try xeriscape plantings that work in your area. Power wash and then stain the concrete.
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Feldman Architecture
May 16, 2013 at 11:09am     
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Purcell Quality, Inc.
I'm with Rockin Fine Finish.. go for it!
May 16, 2013 at 11:13am     
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judianna20
Front Facade

I would keep the eve the same as the stucco. As in this picture, I think it could use trim between the two different sidings.

This for your roof.
Front Exterior
May 16, 2013 at 11:18am   
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carolins
May 16, 2013 at 11:24am   
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