East Coast Exteriors We Love

Turns out, you don’t have to be a sailor to love the coastal look. It’s easy to gather inspiration from East Coast homes—staggered edge and straight edge shingle siding, rich blue and clean white hues, and all the beachy details. The East Coast is known for its Cape Cod style homes with nautical-chic colors. If…

Get Daring with a Bright, Bold Door

If your home’s siding is a more conventional hue, you can punch up your East Coast exterior with a bold door color. When the usual black or brown door feels too basic, personalize your entrance with a door color that pops, all while complementing your home’s siding and trim colors.   Selecting complementary shades can…

Navajo Beige Beauties

Warmer hues pack a hint of warmth to your home’s exterior, and one of our favorites, Navajo Beige, brings to mind desert sand and the lived-in feeling of a vintage, hand-woven rug. The smart, stylish color pairs well with any stonework and architectural style. And it will last longer than field applied paint, with the…

Farmhouse Frenzy

No matter where you call home, the east, west, south or Midwest, farmhouses are a home style that thrives. Nowadays, farmhouses may not be on actual farmland, but they still evoke the same feeling of cozy, comfort. Each exterior differs slightly, but many modern farmhouses have some similarities, such as cladding in simple lap or…

Color Spotlight: A Range of Blues

When it comes to cladding your home, getting the blues doesn’t have to be a bad thing. Like a night sky right before it goes black, there’s something moody and enchanting about a deep, blue hue. And you won’t be the only bold house on the block—more and more East Coast homeowners are opting for…

Stylish, Sophisticated Straight Edge Shingle Siding

If you’re looking for home siding with clean lines and sophisticated coastal style, look to straight edge HardieShingle® siding. It’s an easy way to add straight lines, while sticking with the classic coastal shingle look. The Northeast is known for its iconic shingle-sided homes. Typically, when envisioning the coast, Cape Cods and seaside cottages clad…

Easy Ways to Freshen up your Façade

Occasionally, it just feels time for a makeover—a chance to dust off the old, and freshen up with a new look. Turns out, your home can benefit from a makeover, too. East Coast homeowners can freshen up their home’s exterior in just a few simple steps and be ready to proudly show off their bright,…

Warm Neutral Siding Colors

When it comes to home siding colors, East Coasters seek a palette of warmer neutral hues. This color family packs a hint of warmth to your home’s exterior, bringing to mind desert sand and summer sunsets. When working with the James Hardie ColorPlus® palette, warmer colors can feel less stark than crisp, cooler colors. Versatile…