Kerrie L. Kelly
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Architecture Walk: Exterior Styles and Palettes traditional-exterior

Architecture Walk: Exterior Styles and Palettes

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dfinlay1 wrote:
can I get the design for the portico? - Can I get a close up of the portico to show my builder?
     Comment   October 6, 2012
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This is a lovely design! A great, cozy new-england feel
March 12, 2014 at 10:26AM   
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April 28, 2014 at 10:18AM     
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lvhenesy wrote:
What is the front door paint color - What is the front door paint color
   Comment   March 6, 2012
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The Shabby Nest
Benjamin Moore's Universal Black is a similar color.
March 6, 2012 at 1:29PM   
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would like to receive entire house plan for this house design if possible thank you kindly Meredith
June 19, 2013 at 7:59PM   
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weckyb wrote:
Can you tell me the diameter of the columns?
   Comment   April 30, 2014
sjhyre wrote:
What kind of roof shingles and color? - About to put a new roof on my colonial style house looks very similar to the one in this picture
     Comment   August 15, 2013
trittel wrote:
What color are the shingles on this home?
     Comment   May 6, 2013
samette wrote:
is this a eye brow arch - I want to have a arch window over my front door. My ceilings are 9 feet what type of arch will I be able to get, that will show my chandlier through the window and see it from the street.
     Comment   February 3, 2013
smcquade wrote:
Is this a front dormer addition?
     Comment   October 14, 2012
rseguin wrote:
How big is the door and where can I buy it?
   Comment   October 2, 2012

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Kerrie L. Kelly added this to How To Get Your Exterior Paint Color Right
Historic architectural styles look best in their original color schemes, although these can vary quite a bit. Original Colonial and Colonial Revival homes were often quite colorful on the inside, but less so on the exterior. New England homes reflect the area's traditional values, rich history and landscape of rolling green hills, slate-colored mountains and subdued gray waters. New Englanders prefer a conservative palette for exterior siding, and pick lighter shades from the tan, yellow, gray and white tints. They punch up these tranquil tones with door, window, shutter and trim accents painted in navy blues and vivid berry shades, often in high-gloss finishes. Have you hit on the perfect color combination for the outside of your house? We'd love to see it!

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cut a window above door?
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Exterior style
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Braden and marianne
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Columns in entry
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September 10, 2014
The door is really charming. The window in it is lovely and the placement of the street number at the bottom (almost as a kick plate) is unique. The decorative wreath stands out so well with the big red ribbons. Very nice!
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Windows on either side of door Portico
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gable roof over shed roof
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Address #
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front porch
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portico and light
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August 31, 2014
black door black shutters
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August 30, 2014
If we open up the ceiling, can we add a window above the door?
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August 27, 2014
Like this entryway too, but with columns
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Front enterance
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Front view
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door frame
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another green door
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rounded simple design
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Color and door d Curation
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Front door
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Front door glass
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Front door
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Front entry
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Provides shelter at front door, but modest in size
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Two pillars flank the entry, the cover is shaped to add contrast to the overall square shapes to the house
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Light fixture and pillars
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Would like to build front porch
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black door and black shutters
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Similar colors to our home - white/w grey. Portico all white w/dark colored front door and lanterns.
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front door and portico
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Proportionally odd
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Door trim
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Hanging lantern, columns
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black door
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Demi-lune windows on front door
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front door overhang
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Simple and very nice
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If windows are close together on 2nd floor, shutters should be like this
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Another nice one
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Two posts
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Nice size
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Don't like rounded panes
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like it
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Size and pillars
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the awning
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Ribbon on door
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porch and shutters like no 1
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Ok , a little less colonial
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Update front of house
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Front porch
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Porch roof line
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Nice entrance
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portico colors windows
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che's entranceway
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the design, front entrance is awesome!
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Pretty entry
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Front porch
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portico style
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Not adding much
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front entry
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Front door
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Front entrance
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Overdo or arched window
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The brow over the window
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external n shutters' colour
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love the porch over hang
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Front Porch
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The house is similar to ours
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side porch
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Brick walkway
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Roof for entrance
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Like the door and window
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Front entrance
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similar to our house, minus the mid-roof
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Front door
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front door black
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Portico with breadboard underneath
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front portico
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Charcoal entrance door
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Malabo local y viviendas
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May 2, 2014
Nice addition for front door
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Seem to have security bars in side lights.
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Our front door
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front entrance
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Simple frame overhead/pendant - economical
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Front entrance
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Blacl and white
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Roof over door
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Porch color
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I don't like this
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Single light
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paint trim on window too
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Front porches
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Small roof line
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Address on door
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nice portico
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Good design
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peaked roof line
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roof line of porch
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Nice window treatment idea. I've been looking for an update I can make myself!
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belle porte
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Basic still looks good
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front door
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Front entry
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arch entry
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Bluebell ave front
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Door transom
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Entry Way
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Front 2
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Door stoop
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outside shutters
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window style
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missing columns
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Gray Trim
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Door Painted - Benjamin Moore's Universal Black
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porch shape
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some similarity to the house - small porch ideas but what did they do?
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entry step
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Structure around entry door
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Columns 5
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Fr.ont door
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front of house
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Front door
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Paint slab
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Front door
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round columns
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small porch over arched door
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small porch like ours
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March 11, 2014
Looks so cozy
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Jackie's House
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light fixture space available windows next to door too long
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small curve
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front entry
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porch, but with square columns
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