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Tag : Exterior Architecture

How to Coordinate Colors for your Outdoor Home

If you are challenged in choosing exterior colours for your home, join everyone else who thinks the same as you do!  Unlike your interiors that depend on your mood, furnishings, and adjacent finishes, your outdoor home has many factors to consider as well. Factors like adjacent neighbouring homes, natural habitat and surroundings, can be a challenge when trying to coordinate colours and choosing trim, accent and main colours for your home. While paint manufacturer’s and home improvement websites may be […]

10 Gorgeous Home Exterior Designs

It is always good to see your home as your pull up into the driveway after a time away, even if it isn’t much to look at. With these gorgeous exteriors though, you might just be inspired to take your facade up a notch or two. 1. Keep It Classic Common all across the United States and Canada, classic board or shingle siding is a beautiful option for your home exterior. They even rank as the most popular siding materials […]

How to Choose an Exterior Paint Color for your Home

Your home has a character with its style, ornamentation and colour.  While the adornment comes with the house, choosing an exterior paint colour is up to you! For some, this is an exciting chore, while others the thought is daunting. Unlike the interior of your home, the exterior should compliment neighbouring homes but still retain its character.  Here are tips on how to choose an exterior paint colour and keep your neighbours happy! Let your geography be your guide: If your […]

How to Highlight Your Home’s Exterior Architecture

There are so many styles of homes — Victorian, Craftsman, Colonial, contemporary — the list goes on and on. Highlighting the exterior architecture of your home might seem overwhelming, but no matter what style it is, there are lots of ways to make it shine. Take a good, long look at your home; note the things that set it apart from others, the things that you love most about it. Even if you live in the suburbs amid similar houses, consider the elements that make your home yours and bring […]