Reshaping terrace – color ideas for the wooden veranda
There are so many reasons why you should equip the terrace colored. I want to go with you on some of these now and give you advice in this respect. Do you think that something you could prove useful? I hope you enjoy reading.
Revive the old terrace
Do you have an old terrace, which looks not more so appealing or even already really jagged? You can work wonders with a bit of color.
Try it out
You want to make sure that you choose the right color? Then you paint a small area first and then you decide to paint the entire area. If you don’t like it, remove it with a scraper. This is much better than grinding, because that would avoid the uneven look.
Principle in the application of colours
You remember the lessons from the school? Find a dominant, not changing color, which will fit well to your backyard. Coloring the final tracks, to give a smoky blue counterpoint.
Wood is important
Each type of wood has an own, unique character. Pine wood is often associated to the terraces in use and if you do not know it has a top layer, it shows a green shade. If you mind the natural color, you could provide this with a top layer of your choice. You can alternatively the natural color even more coming into its own. The renewal of the color once every two or three years for this helps to retain the attractive character of the terrace.
Choose the right color
I want to enumerate a few typical color options to you and assist you in the decision.
You can get one through these nuances effect “beside the sea”. On large surfaces, this shade is recommended.
Do you want a more modern look and a gorgeous bench in the garden? Then I would recommend this color.
You comes before a brick wall particularly hard to bear. Try it in smaller doses so that it acts not too dominant.
You could pair this modest shading with furniture in bold shades. Here I mean saturated red, Navy Blue, and turquoise. Because it can be combined well with other shades, you can quietly place it on large surfaces.
Sage Green has enough grey in itself and will complement the appearance of leaves and pose no competition to these. It works very well in large quantities.
Look for colors that are suitable for the patio. Some oil or water-based shades protect the wood from moisture and other harmful influences. It has mainly four levels of opacity and you should decide with regard to your taste.
Close to nature
Hereby you will change almost the color of the wood. This is for people particularly fit, which want to see the grain.
It achieved a noticeable but slight discoloration. Also in this case, the character will be present and palpable. It is especially suitable for beginners.
You can see the wood grain still, but you will also experience a more beautiful pigmentation. If the terrace is older, this will contribute to more uniformity. The duration is also great – from 3 to 5 years.
To completely hide the wood grain. If your patio shows stains or other problems of aging, then this is the right choice for you! It will cover many disadvantages and will provide a better UV protection.
When you begin with the colour design of the terrace?