Fixer Upper-Inspired Farmhouse
Like so many of us, the couple who own this delightful Louisiana farmhouse love everything Fixer Upper! When they were designing their new home, they found themselves taking a lot of cues from Chip…
Family Home with Timeless Traditional Interiors
Family Home with Timeless Traditional Interiors, a home decor post from the blog Home Bunch - An Interior Design & Luxury Homes Blog on Bloglovin’
Haint Blue by Sherwin Williams. If you’re a true southerner you may already be familiar with the tradition of painting a porch ceiling a “Haint Blue.” It is said that doing this keeps away evil spirits. It also is supposed to keep away annoying mosquitoes since they mistake it for the sky!
Southern Style: Haint Blue Porch Ceilings on the New Orleans Northshore - TrippaLuka Style
Haint Blue porch ceilings are found on many houses on the New Orleans Northshore, a local tradition similar to the Gullah/Geechee culture in SC and GA.
A southern secret- a blue ceiling on the porch keeps the mosquitos away, the color also keeps wasps from building nests and spiders from weaving webs overhead. Plus, it's just pretty. - sublime decor
A southern secret- a blue ceiling on the porch keeps the mosquitos away, the color also keeps wasps from building nests and spiders from weaving webs overhead. Plus, it's just pretty.
Haint Blue Paint - Ultimate Guide For Haint Blue Painted Porch Ceilings
Do you love blue ceilings on a porch? Here is the ultimate guide on the tradition of why porch ceilings are painted blue and the best haint blue paint.