September 28, 2010

Front Door Color Change

In the last post I showed you my Fall porch decor


and you may have noticed that my front door has changed colors.


In July I had asked readers for opinions on painting my door a different color and I got lots of nice suggestions. Well, it took me 3 months to finally make a ultimate decision on the color and to get it done. It was getting to be one of those things. That. Will. Never. End.


The color that won was .... a very dark brownish-black.

Here is what it looked like after 1 coat.

Eeek!

I asked my husband if he thought it needed a second coat? I just got "the look". You know the one, where he's not entirely sure I am kidding or not. Just have to rattle his chains!

The color is from Sherwin Williams and is called Weathervane.


I'm glad that I finally bit the bullet and made a decision. It's paint after all, if it looks hideous I can always repaint it!



11 comments:

  1. I LOVE the color, Pam! Looks great with the house color and with your fall decor, too!

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  2. ~*It looks great Pam! :) Makes your entry more inviting and even cozier looking~* Rachel ;)~*

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  3. I think you made a great choice!

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  4. It is so much better. Well done. The plants and urns are so pretty. ♥O

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  5. that is a brave undertaking. the colour looks great, pam.

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  6. I love your black door. It looks wonderful. YOur porch is so pretty. Hugs, Marty

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  7. Thank you, thank you, Pam. We have the same brick on our houses and I've been wringing my hands trying to figure out a color for our back door. Problem solved! I love the color you chose. Love it, love it. You'll find me at Sherwin Williams tomorrow. Yayyy!!
    Karen
    Ladybug Creek

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  8. Pam, great choice, it looks very nice, really stands out against the white trim and the lime sweet potato vines!

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  9. um..I totally love the color..mine is red..but I am itching to change it to black..maybe next summer.;)

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  10. Pam- It looks wonderful...and it's almost a deep, deep chocolate to me. It really pops out now and I think it looks wonderful. I love it~How about you? Are YOU feeling it? I also like the way it looks with your rockers..perfect choice. Hugs- Diana

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  11. I painted the inside of my door black and my hubby was really worried about it. Now he loves it! Great job!

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