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10 Unexpected Color Schemes for Home Exteriors
"fresh exterior color scheme ideas might suit your house.... home’s exterior is one of the best ways to really boost curb appeal — and while p... house color does offer a lot of bang for your buck. And keep in mind that if your... White color scheme. Awesome....and agree with Pamela! The mint and aqua looks pretty... every color scheme! Whatever made me choose gray/taupe? (Well, the paint is named... these colors and schemes... but I wonder what the neighbors think... I guess as an..."
Help! What Color Should I Paint My House Exterior?
Real homeowners get real help in choosing paint palettes. Bonus: 3 tips for everyone on picking exterior colors
"choosing exterior paint colors. Help is on the way for three such homeowners, whose... s for exterior paint palettes. But first, three general tips for selecting an attractive... Love this colour scheme exterior paint colors 50s ranch, brown and needs help? Any ideas... -exterior-colors-use-this.html and this one on choosing a front door color: htt... paint colors for exteriors. Marie Meko I'm confused about this too... Our house..."
Pretty Pink Color Schemes, Subtle to Sensational
How do we love pink? Let us count the ways: soft, sassy, with chartreuse and electric blue and, yes, even red ...
"it as a color scheme. But before you run to the nearest paint store, let me recommend... just a color; it’s an attitude!” — Miley Cyrus “I believe in pink.” — Audrey Hepburn... and what colors to use with it.... it as a color scheme. " Becky! You are naughty...lol But I agree. They once painted... by the exterior use of pinks and other pastel colors in places throughout the world... the lamp color on the chair seat. I would also add a slightly more colorful accent pillow..."
My Houzz: Color Hits the Spot in a White-on-White Scheme
"their true colors on a white-on-white scheme like Le and David's! Very nice work. Loved... painting all exterior walls in the same dark color. Very different. Where are those black... piece of colorful furniture than repaint your walls every time you want to redecorate... all the colourful furniture. Loved the fact that you chose not to put in a bath because... , meg Colour pops great on white http://www.houzz.com/photos/7213634/A-contempo..."
18 Home Exteriors Gone Wild With Color
Technicolor dreams play out beautifully with these exterior paint jobs, showing that color confidence has its rewards
"these exterior paint jobs, showing that color confidence has its rewards... painting exteriors in bright, good-time colors. But really, color can work on any style... examples of exteriors gone wild. And the results are both eye-catching and encouraging... comes to color? In the Mediterranean, Latin American and the Caribbean, there is a... ate. Color, however, is so subjective. Almost any color scheme could work, depending..."
5 Bright Palettes for Front Doors
Splash bold green, blue, orange or red on your front door, then balance it with a more restrained hue on the rest of the house
"of the exterior. And what about the trim? The key to working with bold colors is... beautiful color on the front door. Many people have no trouble picking out a fun color... vibrant color. Then select supporting hues for the rest of the house that don't try... delightfully colorful front doors, along with potential palettes that incorporate a bold... front door color, in that you can pair it with almost any exterior color. Just stick to..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Black
"are 8 exterior palettes to make it work... complementary exterior colors. More: 5 Bright Palettes for Bold Front Doors... other color, making it extremely versatile. It can also toss a challenge your way... contrasting colors as a backdrop, black can hide the entry or make it feel too dark — not... berry color and HATE it. We are on the books for an exterior redo that includes painting... on our exterior house. And too many colors would just be busy. A very regal/authoritative..."
5 Easy Tips for Choosing Your Exterior Paint Palette
Make your home the talk of the neighborhood — in a good way — with an exterior paint scheme that pops
"with an exterior paint scheme that pops... dictate exterior paint colors. Most of the time, that's a very good thing. Recently... interior colors, exterior hues can affect the entire street — and that puts a lot of... choose a color scheme that works both for your style and for your home's surroundings... For exterior. Paint color! Benjamin Moore: cc-500 ranchwood. Great exterior colour... -door-color-bakers-dozen.html Choosing Exterior Colors? Use This Questionnaire..."
Front and Center Color: When to Paint Your Door Orange
Bring high energy and spirit to your home's entryway with a vibrant shade of orange on the front door
"high-energy color that hollers, “Look at me!” — a great choice for an entry to a home.... an easy color to work with. Bright orange is intense and needs to be paired with more... sample color palettes to help get you fired up for an orange front door.... update the exterior color scheme.. Love the orange doors here. I painted my front door... and gray exterior), then go with "Ember's Glow". Orange has been my fave colour for..."
Clues to Finding the Right Color for Your House
Waffling over the rainbow of color options for your home's face? This advice from an architect can help
"rainbow of color options for your home's face? This advice from an architect can help... selecting the colors for your home's exterior. Selecting several possible color options and... g the exterior colors for your home can be daunting. Unlike in the interior, where... like the color or simply tire of it, a new exterior painting project can be quite costly... getting the color you want. Here are some tips for how you can select the best exterior..."
Color Makes Its Mark on Modern House Exteriors
Consider borrowing from the rainbow to give a modern home depth, distinction or even just a mood boost
"seeing how color can enliven the exteriors of modern houses. A similar ideabook on modern... green exterior walls on the ground floor. Architects like Luis Barragán and the Eameses... afraid of color. One can trace the lack of color to the famous 1932 International Style... that any color that did exist was not expressed. Le Corbusier's oft-quoted saying... buildings with color to affect the occupants' moods. This other strand of modern architecture..."
When to Give Your Home a Coat of Many Colors
Drape your house in a dazzling array of hues to bring architectural details to life and draw admiration from the street
"lots of colors. Why pick just one color when the whole rainbow is available? And... every color needs its own place to rest. While in the early 20th century the world... riot of color, retreating to the safety of an all-white world, the beauty, richness... everything one color. All his effort gets lost in this monochromatic scheme. Nice article... crazy colors on homes. We're so daring. Love colour! Houses look beautiful! One finds..."
When to Paint Your Home Red
"on its exterior, your home can stir up excitement in any setting... and the color of good luck, red can excite and enliven a home's exterior. Whether... was the color of choice for many Swedish country barns and farmhouses. The pigment... that the color became popular for barns and farmhouses in the U.S. due to an influx... and the color's popularity in 19th-century Sweden.... on an exterior colour scheme. I think red is it. Brilliant and perfect for my Californian..."
When to Paint Your Home Yellow
"with this color that captures the sun and radiates a warm welcome... home's exterior color evoke summertime and sunshine? Then consider yellow. Ranging... home's exterior well. Whether they're set off by winter's snow and gray skies or... stuccoed exteriors on Tuscan villas to the bright, almost neon palette of some 19th-century... 19th-century exteriors, yellow keeps a home warm, welcoming and cheerful. So let's leave..."
Palatable Palettes: 8 Great Kitchen Color Schemes
Warm and appetizing or cool and relaxing? These 8 paint palettes can help you choose the best colors for your kitchen
"the best colors for your kitchen... no bad colors, just bad color combinations," said one of my interior design mentors... single color work in your home — it's all in how other colors and materials are i... delightfully colorful kitchens on Houzz, along with examples of color palettes inspired... seen that color used in ways that were quite beautiful. It's definitely possible to make... cohesive color palette? Spend a few minutes browsing through the thousands of kitchens..."