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LouReno
Warm it up with color!

Looking to warm up a very sterile exterior with paint..maybe shutters. Any suggestions?

A. Spruce
Re: Warm it up with color!

Go to the paint store and pic yourself up a few color charts that has complimentary paint samples in it. The nicest looks generally include 3 colors, though a lot can be done with two. I'd also hop on my bike or go for a drive around the neighborhood to see what color schemes the neighbors are doing with a similarly styled home.

ordjen
Re: Warm it up with color!

Lou,

Many of the paint manufacturers sell relatively inexpensive computer programs that allow you to scan in a picture of your home and then digitally apply their colors to the various surfaces. I have used the one by Benjamin Moore to visualize how my house would look.

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