If you are living in a house that has some historic value to it most people choose to keep it that way. They want to make good on the look and feel of the time period the house was built by using colors and textures that were popular and used in the era of that particular house. There is a lot that goes into what is best for a particular residence so it is always good to hire a consultant that has experience. We can help guide you through the process and be sure that the color that you choose is right.
New York Painting Services Lists Historic Home Styles & What Paint Colors Work Best
Colonial Home Exterior Paint Colors: A colonial home is a great home to have. It has some beautiful architecture that should be accented by the colors of the columns and shutters. The standard color you may think of when you think about a colonial home is usually a brown. The other style is a large white house that has some kind of green or blue that is used for the shutters and trim as the accent. Either one of these colors are a great match for a colonial home. If you want to change it up you can look into what colors in your area are used to paint the other local colonial homes.
Victorian House Paint Color Schemes: A Victorian home is a beautiful home that is full of height and texture. The home should be painted the right color to keep it looking the way it was intended and to show off the style. Some of the most common things that a Victorian house has is towers and turrets, lots of decorative trim work and normally some kind of stairs. If you are sticking with the era’s specific colors of your Victorian home, you want to use a more subdued color pallet. It can be light colors that work together well such as cream and sea green. It can also be light buttery yellow with a pale blue or any other soft combination that you can come up with. There are some people that choose to go with a more modern twist on the Victorian home and will use more bold color combinations.
Craftsman Bungalow Exterior Paint Color Palette: If you are living in a nice quaint home that is small and in the bungalow style., it most likely has a low pitched roof and will have deep eaves. These homes can be painted many ways to show off the look and feel of that particular home. You can choose to go with a natural tone like browns and tans to show off the architecture. You can also use soft colors to let the home blend in with the surroundings such as a soft grey or green that helps to mimic the look of the outdoors.
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Whatever kind of home that you have, whether it is period specific or not, you should hire a professional painter. New York Painting Services can guide you to the right paint colors to achieve the look you are going for. And we can apply the paint colors expertly so the end result is as great as you imagine!