{Southern Tradition} How to Add Haint Blue Porch Ceiling - Southern State of Mind

{Southern Tradition} How to Add Haint Blue Porch Ceiling

{Southern Tradition} How to Add Haint Blue Porch Ceiling - Southern State of Mind

Haint Blue Porch Ceiling Paint Colors

{Southern Tradition} How to Add Haint Blue Porch Ceiling

Haint Blue Porch Ceiling Paint Colors

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!

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!

A Charleston porch. The blue ceiling is a tradition that " keeps evil spirits away from one's door" ! Porch goals

A Charleston porch. The blue ceiling is a tradition that " keeps evil spirits away from one's door" ! Porch goals

Haint Blue Paint Color Guide - American Rug Craftsmen - tradition - Heather Metzler

Haint Blue Paint Color Guide - American Rug Craftsmen - tradition - Heather Metzler

Roof is Sherwin Williams " window pane" Haint blue to keep away spirits and trick bugs into thinking it's the sky

Roof is Sherwin Williams " window pane" Haint blue to keep away spirits and trick bugs into thinking it's the sky

50 Shades of Haint Blue - a helpful round-up list of 'Haint Blue' (or, 'Dirt Dauber Blue') paint colors from various sources to select from for your home's porch ceiling

50 Shades of Haint Blue - a helpful round-up list of 'Haint Blue' (or, 'Dirt Dauber Blue') paint colors from various sources to select from for your home's porch ceiling

Haint blue porch ceiling colors, home design, porch ceiling

Haint blue porch ceiling colors, home design, porch ceiling

Paint Your Porch Ceiling, Haint Blue | http://betweennapsontheporch.net/paint-your-porch-ceiling-haint-blue/

Paint Your Porch Ceiling, Haint Blue

Paint Your Porch Ceiling, Haint Blue | http://betweennapsontheporch.net/paint-your-porch-ceiling-haint-blue/

Read the Legend, buy hand-painted samples. Haint Blue. Porch Ceiling Blue. Charleston Haint Blue. Charleston Shutter Dark Green. Savannah Haint Blue. Ohio Haint Blue                                                                                                                                                      More

Haint Blue - Mysterious and Elusive Paint Color

Read the Legend, buy hand-painted samples. Haint Blue. Porch Ceiling Blue. Charleston Haint Blue. Charleston Shutter Dark Green. Savannah Haint Blue. Ohio Haint Blue More

If you've ever driven deep into Lowcountry - where the spanish moss practically drips off trees and sweet tea on the front porch is a past time, than you've probably seen a porch ceiling that was p...

If you've ever driven deep into Lowcountry - where the spanish moss practically drips off trees and sweet tea on the front porch is a past time, than you've probably seen a porch ceiling that was p...

Benjamin Moore’s 2136-70 Whispering Spring "This light blue is perfect for the color-shy. I've used it on the ceiling, too. Paired with ivory and white, it makes you feel like you're floating in the sky." Zoe Johns

Benjamin Moore’s 2136-70 Whispering Spring "This light blue is perfect for the color-shy. I've used it on the ceiling, too. Paired with ivory and white, it makes you feel like you're floating in the sky." Zoe Johns

Sherwin Williams Haint Blue Porch Ceiling Color. Haint It Lovely? Some will say you paint the porch ceiling blue because it extends the beautiful sky and is calming. Others say that the blue confuses bugs, bees and wasps making it look like sky, so they are less likely to built nests there. Another reason given is that it keeps ghosts and spirits (called "Haints") from entering the home. Anyway, maybe it's just a Southern thing, all over the South you will see porch ceilings painted this…

Sherwin Williams Haint Blue Porch Ceiling Color. Haint It Lovely? Some will say you paint the porch ceiling blue because it extends the beautiful sky and is calming. Others say that the blue confuses bugs, bees and wasps making it look like sky, so they are less likely to built nests there. Another reason given is that it keeps ghosts and spirits (called "Haints") from entering the home. Anyway, maybe it's just a Southern thing, all over the South you will see porch ceilings painted this…

Prettiest Porch on the Block - Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage That You Can Have Too  - Southernliving. In keeping with Southern traditions, Ingram opted for a "haint blue" ceiling. He used Waterscape by Sherwin-Williams there and complemented it with a soft gray (Samovar Silver by Sherwin-Williams) on the floor. He left the porch unscreened to allow for maximum sunlight. "No matter how good the screen is, it will always cast at least a little bit of shade. Here, I wanted the…

Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage That You Can Have Too

Prettiest Porch on the Block - Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage That You Can Have Too - Southernliving. In keeping with Southern traditions, Ingram opted for a "haint blue" ceiling. He used Waterscape by Sherwin-Williams there and complemented it with a soft gray (Samovar Silver by Sherwin-Williams) on the floor. He left the porch unscreened to allow for maximum sunlight. "No matter how good the screen is, it will always cast at least a little bit of shade. Here, I wanted the…

Love the look of painting the porch ceiling a soft light blue to simulate sky. #countryliving #dreamporch

Love the look of painting the porch ceiling a soft light blue to simulate sky. #countryliving #dreamporch

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