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Stormi W

Casandra, make the colors flow, esp. darken garage door, and the house will look bigger.Landscaping, with a tree/bush bed in front or at the corner and it would look really special.I love the atomic design, the simplicity appeals to me. Just bring your personality to it, and a bit of nature around it, and it will be great.

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Stormi W

Cat Mckenzie, your house looks great. Once you replace the garage doors, but a shade that does not make them the focal point, it will be perfect. My sister-in-law has the roof interest as yours does, but her gable siding was cream. Last fall she darkened it, and it looks really nice now, with the focus on the lower level of the house. I love your trees, and that new front door should be great. We added a new door with sidelights with geometric brass inserts, but that left us with sidelights we had on the old door, which we had made, two panels of sliced agates set in stained glass fashion. We could not part with them, so they now are installed sideways overentrance to our sunken living room, where the sun from the east streams through in the morning. That reminds me, large rocks would look great on either side of your driveway, it breaks the endless paving a bit, like our 120 ft driveway. My husband found a farmer with a 6 ft. pile and he and a friend with a front loader spent the day hauling rocks to their two houses.

   
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Cat McKenzie

Thanks! We were considering painting all the gable trim a cream color as well as the garage doors to add a fresh touch. I ended up getting some stone columns at the Habitat Restore. I am going to add some craftsman cream pillars on top. Ignore the overgrown bush! We just bought this house and the previous owners did nothing to it!!


   

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