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We are currently painting our house. The color turned out more blue than gray which was what we were wanting. I need help deciding what color to do shutters, front door and deck. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!!
Posts: 1 | Registered: Jul 31, 2013Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I would try taking a sample of the house color to a paint store and work with them on complementary colors.

With grays and blues you can always work with a red for shutters and doors, but sight unseen we're just guessing here. A photo might help, you can take one with a digital camera and post it in this thread. You'll likely need to us Paint or another program to edit the size to meet HGTV's limits on file sizes. You add it by clicking on the add attachment feature below the box in the post a reply box.

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Any advice given here is general in nature and is not necessarily valid for your given area. If in doubt check with your local codes enforcement department for what is required when doing electrical, plumbing or structural work on your house. Permits may or may not be required in your area and home owners may not be able to DIY some tasks. I have no way of knowing if you have the skills needed to complete the tasks you are asking about, when in doubt seek professional assistance.

My advice may be worth exactly what you pay me for it. :-) For the record I did not stay in a Holiday Inn Express last night.

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Benjamin Moore or Sherwin Williams has a website that you can download a picture and test different colors.
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