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Using Black as an Outdoor Accent Colour

Whether your home has a contemporary, traditional or rustic aesthetic, a touch of black makes a bold visual statement. Here are some tips for using black as an outdoor accent colour. Tips for Using Black as an Outdoor Accent Colour Harmonize your colours and finishes. Painting with black may seem overwhelming, but the right amount will bring the perfect contrast to details and even adds an elegant touch. The key to incorporating black is to ensure it is balanced. So, pay attention to the entire composition, balancing heavier and darker finishes and materials with lighter ones. Too much of anything all in one area, light or dark, can throw off the harmony in a façade, just as it can with interior design. Highlight your home’s natural beauty. One of the best places to incorporate a strong hue like black is on your homes’ architectural details. Archways, framing, trim and pillars…

1920s-era Home Update

Samantha and Greg Murray’s 1920s-era home needed a renovation. Their property neighbours a beach and quaint boardwalk. It’s just steps away from a variety of gardens, restaurants, grocers…