Anyone have a red coop with a trim color other than white?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by MydearWatson, Jun 21, 2011.

  1. MydearWatson

    MydearWatson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Painted the coop red today! Looks great. We were going for the mini barn look but now the dh has second thoughts. He wants to see other color combos with red. Anyone have any photos they can share with us? [​IMG]
     
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  2. Nonny

    Nonny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Google "chicken coop" for images and filter by colour. There's some pics here amongst all the red/white ones showing coops with brown, green or yellow trim.
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Well, mine is in reverse, but I have a dark forest green with garnet red trim, so I think that a dark green would look nice. Maybe be sure it's dark enough not to look like a Christmas package, LOL.

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  4. silkie101

    silkie101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:awesome coop [​IMG] you just gave me an idea of what colors i should paint mine [​IMG]
     
  5. Mrs. Eggna Beaker

    Mrs. Eggna Beaker Out Of The Brooder

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    My number one choice is forest green but if you are looking at other options I really like contrast and trim is a great place to make a bold statement....I love accent walls for interior decorating but for the outer trim it may be a small area but it covers the entire building so the second choice.... My favorite for the deep red are colors with the same tone (deep). ..Blue, Green, Charcoal and deep rich yellow/gold.
     
  6. gale65

    gale65 Chillin' With My Peeps

  7. CoyoteMagic

    CoyoteMagic RIP ?-2014

    Quote:Is that the new coop or did you repaint the old one? Looks nice!!
     
  8. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    Dark chocolate, camel tan and dark pine green all look good with red.
     
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Quote:Is that the new coop or did you repaint the old one? Looks nice!!

    That is my original coop, repainted. Used to be a grayish green with white trim. [​IMG] The other two coops are still grayish green, but with the same garnet red trim now.
     
  10. tiffanyg2

    tiffanyg2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I haven't finished mine yet but I am painting the oustide and inside almond and I'm going to do red trim on the doors and all the accent pieces~ It will match my house... I'm even installing wood vinyl sheet flooring [​IMG] spoiled rotten chickens!!! [​IMG] Good Luck let us know what you decide!
     

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