These are our existing colors, starting to think "why mess with a good thing" // Colonial Revival Home in Filoli Carriage House (body); Du Jour (trim), from Valspar Paint. The wood entry door is finished with a walnut-color stain.
Larger windows on colonial facade. Exterior of this remodeled, light-filled colonial home I love this redo of a colonial style home from This Old House Magazine March 2012 issue. LOVE the use of gray as an interior color!
Best exterior colors for colonial revival houses dark gray blue cottage : Shown: Amherst Gray (body); Soot (shutters), from Benjamin Moore. Rust (door) by Benjamin Moore, custom mixed in Hollandlac Brilliant by Fine Paints of Europe.