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Apr 7, 2011 ... Barns got their rusty hue as a result of farmers' frugality and resourcefulness.


Sep 16, 2008 ... Ever wonder why old barns are usually red in color? Red is (or, perhaps, was) a popular color for barns due not to its color shade but for its ...


May 10, 2013 ... The simple answer to why barns are painted red is because red paint is cheap. The cheapest paint there is, in fact. But the reason it's so cheap ...


Red barns are a common sight in rural parts of the country, but have you ever wondered why they're painted red? Learn about the purpose of red barns.


Feb 24, 2017 ... Here is a historic reason behind why barns are mostly always painted red.


America's rural scene is enlivened by the presence of bright red barns. Like architectural poppies, they dot the countryside with flashes of scarlet. In spring and ...


May 11, 2013 ... We all know that barns are usually red. But why? Well, the answer is a little more complicated than you might think, but basically it's because of ...


Today, many barns are painted red as a form of tradition. A farmer who builds a new barn will often paint it "barn red" to make it look like the red barns of the past.


Why Barns are Red. July 25, 2017. Close your eyes and picture a farm, and you'll probably imagine cows, pigs, fields of various things, and hopefully, a barn.