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An Urban Cottage

The porch was added to this 1842 Greek Revival home as part of a restoration project. Front windows were enlarged and sidelight at front door were also restored.
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I had the porch skirt custom-made to match the pattern of the picket fence. It's just 1x2-inch pieces of board with a 2-inch gap between each one placed in to a frame. Not very complicated really.

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September 27, 2013
ekiely1 wrote:
Love this look. Do you mind sharing the exterior paint colors?
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All Bemjamin Moore colors. Body is Graystone, the trim is Silver Chain and the windows and doors are ready-mixed Black.
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urbancottagema All Bemjamin Moore colors. Body is Graystone, the trim is Silver Chain and the windows and doors are ready-mixed Black. 2 Likes September 27, 2013 at 5:26PM
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