128,711 haint blue Home Design Photos

Historical Concepts
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On the Screened Porch
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traditional haint blue ceiling, carriage lanterns and a deep porch swing complete this southern staple. Photography: Richard Leo Johnson
Love the haint blue ceiling. Do you happen to know the color?
haint blue paint - ceiling fixtures
traditional Haint Blue, a shade thought to repel wasps.
traditional Haint Blue, a shade thought to repel wasps (or, for the superstitious, haints — ghosts or lost spirits).
traditional Haint Blue, a shade thought to repel wasps (or, for the superstitious, haints — ghosts or lost spirits).
“Love the rockers” — waterman22
Soorikian Architecture
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Acadian Home
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Your blue is lovely outside. How do you think a color would work inside? There will be boxed beams in a cream white as accents. Thanks.
White and blue paint color please. Thank you!
chicago blues #804 for a similar effect.
Thank you for these thoughts. Yes, I like the idea of a soft/blue grey. I will check out the PL color Cumulus. The wood tone idea is also wonderful, but may have to wait for the house on the lake....someday!
Haint Blue ceilings. The blue ceiling is a bit of a rural myth; the thought behind it was that bugs would get confused and think the porch ceiling was the sky. It was also said to ward off ghosts, and Sherwin-Williams' Haint Blue paint is named
Paint the ceiling blue. Historically, porch ceilings in the South were painted blue. I always heard the
“front porch” — munds4
Coggan + Crawford Architecture + Design
Greensboro House
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Is haint blue from Benjamin Moore or sheer win Williams
It may be an urban myth, but we've also heard several different people say that the blue keeps away the mud daubers - they see the blue as the sky. I don't know enough about the optical physiology of wasps to confirm or deny this. Nice story
porch, blue painted ceiling and grey floors
Haint Blue to keep restless spirits away
What do u know? Porch w blue ceiling
love the blue ceiling ... love it
colors. The blue for the ceiling is traditional and functional since blue repels wasps, or so the lore goes. The gray floor is porch gray, which hides dirt and pollen in the spring."Coggan's favorite color is orange, "so bits of it are always placed about the house we live in, and this chair was a gift from
“ceiling color and orange pop” — mmontalto
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Lorraine Vale
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blue ceiling outside, blue/green in soft furnishings
I live this shade of blue!
blue ceiling paint and brown colored paint beneath
robin's egg blue from the rug, upholstery and ceiling unify the space.
Perhaps this South Carolina homeowner believes in "haints."
painting it blue still gives the illusion of sky.
“paint the ceiling sky blue” — mossybon
Jamison Howard
10 Reviews
Quinlan Residence
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What color did you use for the Haint Blue ceiling?
on the blue shutters. Manufacturer? Color? Where to buy? Thanks
Double porches, mix of brick and wood, light blue ceilings on porches.
light blue porch ceilings and black shutters and white soffit
to as Haint Blue. Fortunately, most of the major paint companies have a formula for that perfect shade, making finding the right color easy.
painted blue for a variety of reasons. Tour guides in Charleston, South Carolina, claim that the color keeps the bugs at bay and was originally introduced to keep spirits away. Some claim it extends the daylight hours. Some simply like the color, since it reminds them of the sky. In the South, the perfect
“Haint blue porch ceiling” — griffis
Jamison Howard
10 Reviews
2006 Southern Living Idea House Sunroom Daniel Island
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of the haint blue ceiling paint?
beautiful blue color....wow!!! p.s. love Chas & Lowcountry!!
brown and blue for powder room ?
Blue slat ceiling, Persian rug, contrast cushion chairs
brown, blue and orange! Nice
light blue. The nice bright pops of coral orange are the perfect complement to both colors.
“Sophisticated palette, why not a blue ceiling?” — becsketch
Historical Concepts
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Renovation: Senoia Farmhouse
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traditional "haint blue" ceiling. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn (courtesy Southern Living) Interior Design: Tracery
Haint blue porch ceiling, gray? floor for porch
traditional "haint blue" ceiling. Photo: Laurey W. Glenn (courtesy Southern Living)Interior Design: Tracery
Designs; blue pillows: Outdoor Piped Throw Pillow 16-inch square FP560 in Sunbrella Spa Blue, Ballard Designs; stools: Lotus Garden Seat in White AM923, Ballard Designs; lanterns: Borrby Lanterns, small 301.561.08 and large 901.561.10, Ikea
“Sunroom look” — tresareed
Jamison Howard
10 Reviews
Quinlan Residence
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piazza blue is a Duron Color Paint #DCR075-can be ordered thru sherwin williams
also want to know which paint product is piazza blue
piazza blue is a Duron Color Paint #DCR075-can be ordered thru sherwin williams
the blue porch ceiling
I love the hidden blue.
subtle Haint Blue ceiling and functional two-panel shutters.
piazza blue...light blue ceiling...porch blue ceiling...doors, blue ceiling...Blue ceiling...Blue bead board...Piazza Blue.
“Brick and plantet” — peteypauls
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