Painting an out building

(6 Posts)
Lagoonablue Wed 01-Jul-15 19:16:04

We have a breeze block outhouse/garage which we are currently converting to a garden room/ office. It is currently painted off white and looks awful. What colour should we paint it? Dark grey? Light grey? That pale green everyone has? Any ideas?

Deckthehallswithdesperation Wed 01-Jul-15 20:06:35

Dark grey sounds nice. Could you grow some plants up the sides to soften it?

Lagoonablue Wed 01-Jul-15 21:05:47

Plants'. Great idea, thanks. I could do ivy or magnolia maybe.

Deckthehallswithdesperation Thu 02-Jul-15 17:56:42

Does it have a flat roof? I'm imagining one of those 'green living roofs'. My friend did it. Just rolled out the pre-seeded matting, it looks lovely now.

Lagoonablue Fri 03-Jul-15 20:25:20

No it has a pitch roof but like your idea!

hollyisalovelyname Fri 03-Jul-15 20:31:44

I like that pale green - I think it's called French Grey

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