Ever since I posted about our ranch redo here at TPH, I’ve been getting tons of hits from people wanting to “update ugly ranch house” or “make exterior changes to 50s ranch,” etc. And, I’ve been receiving lots of emails about our exterior paint colors. What a dumbo I was not to include them in the original post.
So here are the colors:
Bricks, Sherwin Williams Backdrop 7025
Trim, Sherwin Williams Extra White 7006
Shutters, Sherwin Williams Black Fox 7020
I started out with Sherwin Williams Interesting Aqua 6220 for the front door, but it turned out to be too light and the aqua too subdued. So I had Home Depot (where I bought the paint and they colormatched to SW) add a bit brighter and darker tint to the can of Interesting Aqua. So I know that isn’t much help–but the color of the door now is closer to SW Open Seas 6500 or Ebbtide 6493. As people have asked me the colors, it has slowly been coming back to me what we did.
To those of you in the dreaming stages, the planning stages, the working stages of a ranch redo, I wish you well! And please share photos with me when you are done.