Few People Know The Real Reason Barns In Washington Are Painted Red

It doesn’t get more Americana than a classic, wood-sided red barn. These stately structures have been an iconic symbol of the rural American landscape since the 18th century. Nevertheless, few people know the real reason barns in Washington are painted red. Read on as we try to separate fact from myth and dig into the history of the red barn.

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