Weatherboard - SHALE GREY using Taubmans Endure tinted to full strength ‘Colorbond Shale Grey’. Roof colour is SURFMIST. The gutters and fascia are matched. The window frames, shutters, posts and fretwork are WHITE. The walls are all WHITE. No tint as are walls using Taubmans Easy Coat Walls. if need be a “shot” of black in that white tin. Internal doors, skirting and architraves are all GLOSS WHITE (again no tint).
Built by the Victorians and the Edwardian’s from great native forests, the villa is New Zealand’s most distinctive housing type. The origins of the New Zealand villa are rooted in 18th and 19th century Britain. As a building type it flourished during the Georgian era, the period from 1715 to 1830. The term ‘villa’ was …
Four shades of grey make up this stand-out scheme with its stylish, stormy overtones. Reserved and restrained, Resene Silver Chalice stars on the weatherboards and pergola. Its depth is offset by the use of crisp Resene Black White on the window and door trim while the deep ebony-toned charcoal of Resene Shark makes a classic style statement on the door itself. The armour-grey tones of Resene Double Stack are airily effective on the decking.
Neutrals are a classic favourite for exterior schemes but have you ever considered the role that a crisp white trim has to play? If you are putting together an exterior colour scheme you should click through to read further.