As part of our landscape remodel, we were faced with a challenge:  what to do with the weather-stained fence which spanned our entire back yard. Here’s the before shot: Replacing it was a non-starter unfortunately, so we opted to straighten it, mend it in a few places, and paint or stain.  We’ll have a large hedge in front of it eventually, once our plants fill in. For the paint, we wanted something not too thick, not too black, not too blue, not too brown… the perfect charcoal grey that woul...

As part of our landscape remodel, we were faced with a challenge:  what to do with the weather-stained fence which spanned our entire back yard. Here’s the before shot: Replacing it was a non-starter unfortunately, so we opted to straighten it, mend it in a few places, and paint or stain.  We’ll have a large hedge in front of it eventually, once our plants fill in. For the paint, we wanted something not too thick, not too black, not too blue, not too brown… the perfect charcoal grey that woul...