Category Archives: North

Main House Exterior – North Side – Lower Sampling The New Paint

Since I had a pretty good section of the peak cleaned of paint, I decided to try out all of the new paint colors to see how they were going to look once they were on the actual house parts.  … Continue reading

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Main House Exterior – North Side – Lower Preparation For Paint

In order to get ready for the new paint, the old paint needs to be removed.  Up near the top of the peak, there were 2 holes.  I’m guessing that they were where the electrical service entered before the new … Continue reading

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Main House Exterior – North Side – Lower Corner Damage Repair

This corner appears to have been damaged by the movement of the old cement stoop over the years. Looks like there were some previous attempts at some quick fixes. There’s a lot of gap at this corner.  It looks like … Continue reading

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Main House Exterior – North Side – Lower Before

After looking at the dark blue paint that we initially chose to replace the the smurf blue for a few weeks, we decided we didn’t really like it that much.  So, after going through stacks of paint chips, we decided … Continue reading

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Main House Exterior – North Side – Upper Detail Painting

Adding the detail.  We chose a darker color of purple to replace the lighter shade the previous owners used. Left side, completed. Close up of the detail.

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