Cape Cod Historic Color Palette when learning all about exterior paint
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Historic Color Palette: Cape Cod

This offshoot of Colonial-style architecture from the 18th century is often painted with bold reds, oranges, and yellows, not just white.

Similar to shown: Redrock Canyon (siding), Post War White (trim), and Winter Balsam (shutters) in Fresh-Coat Exterior, about $40 per gallon; california paints
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