Darker hues tend to give small to medium-sized homes, such as this restored Colonial Revival cottage, more presence and a weightier look on the landscape. On larger homes, though, dark colors can overpower the surroundings.
Amherst Gray (body); Navajo White (trim); Soot (shutters), from Benjamin Moore
. Rust (door) by Benjamin Moore, custom mixed in Hollandlac Brilliant by Fine Paints of Europe