We settled on a painter and we took our house from this:
Followed by this:
I do think it turned out quite nicely. We had originally wanted to go with a sage green, but then with the red it seemed a little too somber, and, well, we ain't somber here at the House Of Smallville. So we picked a very bright green-yellow, which allows the red to stand out.
And stand out it does.
The denizens of Smallville, who've been by to witness the transformation, have all had nice things to say.....to our faces. I'm sure behind our backs it was, "Homos and their damned paint choices!"
But that's okay.
My favorite response was from a woman with whom I work, who shall remain nameless....oh hell no....it's Kelly, who said, "I love it, but I don't get the red."
Kelly? Honey? You don't have to get it. Just love it!