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Soffit colors!!
jessicaknapick
December 14, 2012 in Design Dilemma
Grey roof, white windows, dark beige/clay brown siding and brown/grey stone. Now I'm debating on soffit trim color. White would match the windows but sometimes I feel like white soffits can make a house look gingerbread-like. I'm leaning towards using soffits the same color as the siding. Is that a bad idea with a dark grey roof? What are the design pros and cons of using contrasting soffits?
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carolannr
Having the soffits the same color as the siding will make them disappear against the house. It does make it more cohesive and more contemporary (and less like gingerbread).
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judianna20
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charleee
As much as I hate to admit it I agree with judyg. White is the best choice.
0 Likes   December 14, 2012 at 6:41PM
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