Showing Off Architectural Assets

Characterized by low-pitched roofs with exposed rafter tails, and deep porches supported by prominent posts, Craftsman-style homes deserve an exterior paint scheme that calls out their ample architectural assets. Often incorporating natural materials—such as fieldstone chimneys, foundations, and porch piers—Craftsman colors have historically been complementary earth tones. These natural hues persist today, though shades are often brighter and cheerier. To help pick a pleasing palette for your Craftsman, we've compiled a raft of inspiring examples:
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