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Need suggestions on how to manage grid layout

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Hello everyone :)

I am working on a grid type layout and really having troubles and hoping someone might be able to help.

The background colours should be full width whilst the content should be contained and have a max-width. I have managed to extend the background colours outside of the content areas by absolutely positioning them. This however, doesn't work when there is more than two blocks per row.

I have attempted this about 20 times and cannot figure out how to achieve this on a responsive website. Can anyone help.

Attached is a very basic example of what I am trying to achieve.

Thanks in advance.

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Here's a really rough version of a layout like this, that's compatible in older browsers. I would consider refactoring my class names because the code isn't very re-usable, and likely won't fit within the naming you have currently. Hopefully you can see what's going on though.

https://codepen.io/jackpallot/pen/NzrEdG

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You want to divide your pages up into sections with the background colours on them.  Then inside of each section you put a grid.  You can have as many grids as you like on a page and nest grids within grids.
Feel free to use the grid in Nebula https://nebulaui.github.io/nebula/api/objects/grid?GridActiveTabId=html

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