2988 Hanging Front Porch Light Stories
Get the Hang of Hanging Flower Baskets
Learn all about container materials, soil and designing a hanging flower arrangement for a bountiful look on your porch or deck
"designing a hanging flower arrangement for a bountiful look on your porch or deck... love a hanging basket filled with a profusion of flowers or foliage? This type of... to your porch, patio, arbor or deck — and it's easy, provided you know a few tricks... planting your hanging baskets and keeping them lush and thriving all season long.... them hanging basket Thank you! Just what I needed for fresh basket ideas this year..."
Hanging Lanterns Cast Porches in the Right Light
Don't leave guests dangling in the dark. Brighten their outlook with warm, welcoming hanging lanterns for your outdoor room
"welcoming hanging lanterns for your outdoor room... or out, lighting is a subtle but crucial way to set the mood and style. Hanging lanterns... home, a hanging lantern welcomes you to a porch or an outdoor room, and sets the tone... right light fixtures. Traditionally, chandeliers should hang 30 to 36 inches above... 12-by-15 porch would hold a 27-inch lantern. On a porch with a beautiful focal point... Fixtures that hang too low can block the view of the porch's most important feature. If..."
Bedroom Pendants Hang With the Best Styles
"pendant lights by a bed are as stylish as they are practical... right light fixture. As a designer, I consider lighting to be my secret weapon. Entire... ndant lights aren't just for kitchens. Most rooms, including bedrooms, can really... Consider lighting up your bedside with a pendant-style fixture instead of a table lamp... additional light with can lights. Can lights are inexpensive to install and have a discreet..."
Hang Your American Flag With Etiquette and Style
Show your patriotic pride with a flag on your home’s exterior for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or all year round
"exterior. The front and back and one side were finished, and I was closing in on the fourth... string to hang over the light fixture, the bottom has a steel rod so it hangs straight... inset porch. The front door is just to the right of the flag. I generally leave... considered hanging the flag at half staff? I tried to put spot light from the ground but... from my front porch. My neighbors as a surprise birthday gift installed a flag pole..."
Hang the Perfect Light Over Your Holiday Table
"pendant light for your dining room... table lighting. The right light makes everything look better! So lets review some... a 60" light fixture? Seems excessive and difficult to find. Any other guidelines... to pick lighting for either the kitchen table or island, depending on what I come up... fixture will hang 33-36" above a 5'x6' island....How long? 34" to small or ok?...right now... it (the lighting store thought to be too big but it is just right)...So my question..."
A Contractor's Secrets to Hanging Holiday Decor
Hang a wreath or garland on brick, concrete, Sheetrock or wood the professional way — and avoid the potential pitfalls
"Hang a wreath or garland on brick, concrete, Sheetrock or wood the professional way... permanent, hanging decor on the exterior or interior of your home can be tricky sometimes... you're hanging it makes all the difference. Here are a few of my favorite ways to... to hang things on Sheetrock, wood and brick — without hurting your walls.... could I hang Christmas lights on my porch ceiling made of plywood Monkey, they work..."
What’s the Right Way to Hang Roller Shades?
Over or under? It depends on how you want your shades to look, how much light you want to block and other factors
"how much light you want to block and other factors... ways to hang roller shades. Is blocking light more important? Appearance? Here’s what... While hanging toilet paper over or under will always be a matter of personal preference... spaces and light control in our bedroom. The sun room had nothing on 5 windows and 2... way to hang the shades but from a tile installer make sure you check you they are... letting light into rooms without sacrificing privacy re the street view. What I didn't..."
8 Ways to Create a Neighborly Front Yard
"up your front porch, paths and yard for social interaction... sidewalk, the front yard and walk, and the front porch, here are some ideas to help foster... street lights are not the only source of light. I think porch lights and garage lights... neighborly front yard is art. Hang colorful pieces from trees, hang unusual lights, make... love the light of front porches and the safety aspect too. Visit LittleFreeLibrary..."
7 Ideas to Get You Back on the Front Porch
Remember the good old days, when porches offered front-row seats to street scenes? They can be even better today
"when porches offered front-row seats to street scenes? They can be even better today... The front porch has evolved along with the quickening pace of everyday life. Porches... revive the front porch, restoring and enjoying its quaint beauty. Using this space not... use the porch as it was originally intended.... looks of a front porch, but we don't use our front porch nearly as often as I thought... already in front of your porch and add some hanging flow baskets along the front beam..."
Key Measurements to Help You Design the Perfect Front Porch
Depth, width, proportion and detailing all contribute to the comfort and functionality of this transitional space
"Front porches nearly disappeared from new homes in the late 20th century, but our... remains. The porch allows a gracious and practical transition from public to private — a... For a porch to function for all these purposes, a few key dimensions and configurations... deep front porch.... We love our new front porch and spend many hours with family... s big front porch when I was a child. I'm very happy to see that front porches are..."
10 Simple Ways to Personalize Your Front Entry
"make your front yard a welcoming prelude to your house any number of ways, from simple... of the light and still see the step, not just the light. An outdoor chair and 2-person... to the front of the house. I expanded what was a decorative porch with no sitting... added lighting. Rope light is hidden between the overhead beams. This allows indirect... our front porch by making it an offset of our living room with a sofa table and..."
Upgrade Your Front Entry the Budget-Friendly Way
Freshen your facade and create an air of welcome from the get-go with these tips and affordable finds
"outside front entry is one of the most important spots in a home to keep in tip-top... use the front door on a regular basis. If you're like me, you head inside straight... about the front door only when guests or package-delivery people come knocking. Next... stand in front of your entry and study it as if you were a visitor. You may be surprised... If your porch, stoop, door and other elements could use a little oomph, try these..."
12 Ways to Prep the Porch for Summer
"get your porch ready for maximum enjoyment in summer. Porches, which were a necessity... outdoors, and porches provided shady spots for that. If you are lucky enough to have one... upon your porch's condition) to make the most of yours this year.... was a front porch. And the ceiling is blue. Haint Blue, to be precise. Google it... of the front porch as a very American element, why not take it across the pond? ;)... my porch. The architect who designed the porch addition suggested using screens with..."
Houzz Tour: From Anonymous to Outstanding in Georgia
With a striking front porch and a dynamic wood ribbon inside, this Decatur home moves ahead of the curve
"striking front porch and a dynamic wood ribbon inside, this Decatur home moves ahead... elevated front porch, a hint at an interior whose key element is a wood ribbon that... moves from front to back, ceiling to wall, tying the living and dining spaces together... memo on front porches being obsolete though… I'd kill for a front porch in a neighborhood... to the front! And I'd kill for a front porch, too. Wow! This is amazing. I live in..."
Smart Solutions for Nonexistent Entryways
Barely enough space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies are for you
"space to hang your hat? Front door swings past your living room couch? These remedies... house. The front door opens in to the center of the front living room so I have to divide... open the front door and the staircase is right in front of me just like yours. Please... walls a light gray and changed the lights. I posted the before pics a few months ago... have a front door that opens right smack dab into the living room. Thanks! These are..."