Exterior Paint Colors for a Victorian Home

Colors for a Victorian HomeWhen you extol the virtues of a Victorian-style home, you must mention the exquisite architecture and sometimes unusual colors that make that style of home so perfect.

Back in the day, when Victorian homes were all the rage, though they were all lined up in a row, they never looked like cookie-cutter images of one another.  Sure, the architecture looked alike sometimes, but the unusual combination of colors is what made the striking difference in the neighborhood.

Anyone can slap some siding on their home and call it done.  It is less maintenance for you and the home looks colorful and tidy, that is, until the siding eventually starts to fade or a sudden hailstorm pits it, necessitating replacement.  Besides, most people have siding – there is nothing extraordinary about it anymore. Continue reading