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Pick the Perfect Color for Your House

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Whether you’re buying a new house or planning a makeover of your existing home’s exterior, picking the right paint color is essential. The secret: matching the shade of paint to your home’s design. These tips will help you find the right pairing.

Cottage: Natural Charm

This charming cottage-style home is partially shielded from the street by an attractive gated fence and landscaping. The color of the house is a fresh blue-green backdrop for the lush array of bright flowers. The reddish-brown door blends nicely with the brick accents on the fence posts and walkway.







Colonial Revival: Pleasing Mix

Colors and textures blend effortlessly on this Colonial Revival house. A warm blue-gray color on the upper half contrasts beautifully with white below. Exposed wood shingles on certain standout features create a nice focal point, while white trim ties everything together.



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