Exterior Ideas for Brady Bunch
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Q: My husband and I are in the market for a new house. This one popped up in our area and I'm drawn to it. The interior is very 70s, complete with Brady-Bunch staircase and wonderful iron railings. I love the open living room-dining room-kitchen flow, and the loft creates huge open ceilings. The problem: the front is ugly.

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I'm confident I can tackle the interior, but the exterior needs help and I have no experience with exterior renovation since I've been a renter. Any Ideas for the outside? Is the asymmetrical roof too much? The siding is wood — any color suggestions?

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and children in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.

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