Trying to touch up the front, need shutter recommendations...

lmhall2000May 30, 2011

We are planning on reroofing our house in the next year and I would like to get our outside spruced up...Here are pictures of the roofing material, the new side lights...I am trying to switch out from white shutters to black..just not sure which style shutter would look nice with this style house...the storms/tornadoes we had here in Alabama made my storm door come off it's hinges and bust my sidelight..so replacing those two things inspired me. I have not bought my storm door yet, but should I make that black trim/brass/or white or other? Thanks for your help!

We are going with the Charcoal roof, here are two pictures that may give an idea of what it will look like..

I like the third shutter but think I should stick to more traditional 1 or 2?

Thanks for your help!

Tara

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Fori is not pleased

I agree--the first two are safe. The third is more interesting, but a bit more cottagey or rustic. Definitely not the 4th.

Have you checked the home decorating forum? They decorate outside too. They aren't picky!

    Bookmark   June 1, 2011 at 10:57AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
musicteacher

I love the metal roof. I live in Texas but rarely see them in this town. Are they expensive, noisy?

    Bookmark   July 3, 2011 at 12:04AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Home Remodeling, who to hire, what are the steps
I will be closing on a new house that requires some...
hellokitty_kt
question about getting a bid from contractors
We're getting ready to put an addition on our house...
sparkleblue75
Moving window vertically
Hello - we are purchasing a house and trying to think...
bethanympuku
Popcorn Ceiling Removal...Is it worth it?
I have read many of the posts regarding Popcorn Ceilings...
cudjoegal
Having builder install base kitchen & then immediately remodeling?
I probably would've preferred to buy an old house to...
Melanie Campbell
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™