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Seeking opinion for new exterior siding color

Posted by andrearjung (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 29, 11 at 10:18

We bought this house a few months ago. Our neighbors on each side are gray; one very dark like BM Kingsport Gray and one typical light gray color. So we need a color other than gray! We are thinking of either yellow (Philadelphia Cream) or a gray-green (Louisburg Green or Nantucket Gray). Either we will do white trim and black shutters. I am not sure about harmonizing with the grayish roof color and tan-pink brick color. Any color suggestions? So hard for me to visualize the end product; I tried the color visualizers on Sherwin Williams and BM but the colors looked completely different than how they look on the house.

landscape after

Thanks for any help! Andrea


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RE: Seeking opinion for new exterior siding color

if you do yellow, I'd do black shutters and maybe a black door. I think the garage doors and other trim can stay white.

The Philadelphia Cream looks really yellow on my screen, but surely different in person.

I think the Nantucket grey would look nice with with maroon shutters.


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RE: Seeking opinion for new exterior siding color

One suggestion about the gable vent. It should match the house color since it's not an accent piece. Blend it away!


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