View Poll Results: What color fascia do you think looks better?

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  • Black

    14 48.28%
  • Tan

    1 3.45%
  • Brown

    14 48.28%
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Thread: Trying out new fascia colors

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    I like that brown. I experimented with a darker grey on my old layout and didn't like it. I thought since the room was painted grey, with a grey tile floor, with white baseboards and ceiling it would blend in better. Perhaps i just picked the wrong shade. But the brown looks nice in your picture.
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    my artistic daughter looked at the shelves that support the layout and she suggested that I use that shade of gray...
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    Maybe a safety stripe...


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    How about a dark gray? I use a flat dark gray from a rattle can, and have black skirting below. It still “disappears” so your eye is drawn to the layout, but not as strong as black.

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    Went gray


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    I like a earthy green . Not quite as bright as Pine trees , but a little more earthy . Ive seen kt on several layouts on the web , and thought it looked great . I will be picking a color like that for mine . It just dissapears with the layout if you have some green near the edge

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    Mine are black, with recessed controls.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bremner View Post
    Went gray
    Looks GRAYt!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bremner View Post
    Went gray
    That is not one of the poll selections.

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    After seeing the lighter gray, I was going to suggest going with a darker gray, similar to SP's gray. Am I right in seeing that as a bit darker in post #25 versus what you showed in post #22?

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    perfect gray haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by WP&P View Post
    After seeing the lighter gray, I was going to suggest going with a darker gray, similar to SP's gray. Am I right in seeing that as a bit darker in post #25 versus what you showed in post #22?
    Yes it is a bit darker
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    was grey added to the poll ??????? hahahahaha

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    It was on the forum that I moderate
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    Black is a very difficult color to work with on wood. Flat looks crappy, gloss reveals every imperfection unless you put a piano finish on it. I'd go with brown.

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    A thought...if you are set on black, perhaps go with one of those textured paints... something 'hammered' or marbled or similar.

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