Question - What color house goes with a blue roof?

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Paired with dark brown or even white accents, Country Cream is best as a siding color, as it allows your roof and accessories to pop. It can, however, also be used as an accent itself, placing other neutral siding colors into additional design context. Tips For Matching Your Siding & Roof If you want a red brick siding, black or dark blue roofs pair well, including a white trim. Gray, brown, or black roofs also go well with green siding like a light olive. To choose the color of roofing shingles, go with a color that pairs well with the color of your house. If your house is white, gray, yellow, or blue, opt for gray or black shingles to create a stately contrast. For a red or yellow brick house, try black, brown, or gray shingles to complement the brick. Paired with dark brown or even white accents, Country Cream is best as a siding color, as it allows your roof and accessories to pop. It can, however, also be used as an accent itself, placing other neutral siding colors into additional design context. House Siding Colors for Red Roofs A red roof works well with: Cool gray stone. Yellow brick. LP lap siding that is white, cream, charcoal, yellow or green.

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Dune® is a warm, pale grey that invokes feelings of balance and neutrality.

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If you choose to use a type of wood roofing, a natural color would most likely look best. Metal roofing is a bit more versatile but generally looks good with bold colors like, black, or green. Perhaps asphalt shingles are so widely used because they can work well with most home styles.

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Slate and Clay Tiles The lighter the color, the better the energy efficiency. As noted above, clay can shatter in hailstorms, so is better used in warm climates. Slate is a harder material and can be used in any climate. Slate and clay's energy efficiency extends to their afterlife.

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The most popular colors of roof shingles are shades of black, brown, gray, and red.

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Yellow. Yellow and gray is a classic color pairing that works well on all types of houses. For a more traditional look, a sunny light yellow pairs beautifully with a light gray roof. For a more edgy look, try a brighter yellow with a dark gray roof.

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A dark roof brings in more desired heat from the sun than a light roof. This feature makes dark roofs advantageous in colder climates with long winters and short summers.

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1. Black and dark colored roofs. In general, dark-colored roofing materials will absorb the heat and cause your attic and/or the top of your house to be warmer than a lighter colored material.

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The truth is, a 30-year shingle will not really last 30 years. The expected service life of a 30-year product, if properly cared for, is approximately 25 years. If it's not cared for properly, that 30 year shingle will only last 12 to 15 years. That's one of the big misconceptions in the roofing marketplace.

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A white roof or roof coating will reflect more of the sun's heat so that your attic and your house stay cooler. Flat roofs are especially good candidates, because you can't see them from ground level. Look for a material with a high solar reflectance (sometimes called albedo).

Asphalt shingle color can be changed over a few days without replacing the roof. When a homeowner changes the house color it can make the older, but still in good condition, roof look awkward. Rather than change a perfectly good shingle roof, you have the option of changing the color of the roof.

The color of your shutters should not be the same color of the house, the trim or the roof, if your roof is visible.

Paint colors such as dune, mushroom, sand and tan reflect the warm tones in terra-cotta. Gray is another option; light grays intensify the roof color but merge easily with a block of white and terra-cotta homes.

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Painted metal roofs come with a baked-on factory finish, and you can re-coat these, -- as well as paint bare metal roofing -- with acrylic latex paint. Use the primer even if you add a topcoat of acrylic latex paint, because the primer inhibits rust and bonds better than paint.