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Rocking Chairs Roll Onto Porches
"shaded porch or deck may be all you need... Victorian porch or a vintage wicker version in front of your prefab. Whatever you do... Porch weather is approaching, and many of us are looking forward to lots of lazy... Small PorchesWraparound Porches Have Curb Appeal Covered Here four wood rockers surround... gave this porch a coordinated look. An awning-shaded porch is the perfect summer retreat... pretty porch a wooden model and some wicker ones cohabit the space happily.Browse..."
Winter Holiday Decorating for Your Front Door
"decorating the front door and porch for the winter holidays. With guests dropping by for... dress your front door for the holidays? Here's some inspiration:... to my porch and it's a new door and pretty tight...but it will close with the hanger... on your front porch surrounded in the wonderful scent of cedar and pine. Think silver... your front door will be beautiful with a big fluffy wreath, garland and bows. Celebrate..."
"on the front porch for simple and brief but memorable chats. No matter where you live... tradition of Porch Snacks, where my parents and five brothers and I would congregate every... favorite porch pictures this week as well. I love that last shot - what a view, and... with a porch one day... In the meanwhile i can just look at your beautiful photos... have a porch right now, but an elegant neighbor recently inspired me to get a portable..."
Cultivating A Porch Garden
"simple porch spaces. But in this upcoming summer season, don't we all feel the urge... modest front and back yard. Where a diving pool once existed in the fifties, an area... back "porch" a square patch of stone tiling. So how to turn a humble space like that... for any porch space. A few wonderful options are: setting an orange tree in the corner... souther porch! Just finished updating our "Love Shack" patio and next up is to stain..."
Renovation Detail: The Knee Wall Railing
Small in stature but big on privacy, knee wall railings add a Craftsman-style element to porches and don't block the view
"element to porches and don't block the view... bringing our front porch back to its roots!... Used on porches, knee walls can help protect your residence from the elements, grant... style front porch is made. A full-width front porch is the focal point of this home's... full-width front porch with brick columns and knee walls is often found on the American... partial-width front porch. Thanks to the privacy provided by knee wall railings, Katerina..."
A Dramatic Facade Makeover in Maine
"smaller porch give a traditional Maine home a modern sensibility... on the front, fresh paint on the back, modern cedar board treatments and a shiny metal... e. the porch overlooking the water. I really do not like the front entry. Nothing... around porch. But I like the new materials, especially the combination of cedar and... on the porches would be a great idea for a crowded neighborhood. They would provide... the new porch wrap around the side and back of the house? I like that it has a covered..."
Renovation Detail: The Chippendale Balustrade
Geometric and with an eye toward preserving the view, Chippendale balustrades enhance the architectural facades of many home styles
"on our front porch, I discovered the Chippendale balustrade and fell in love. Aff... found on porches, decks, widow walks and staircases. The next time you find yourself... single front and center section of this New England porch rail is Chippendale, the... ground-level porch columns align with the upper-deck newel posts here to create a uniform... screened-in porch, the Chippendale design enhances the interior just as much as the exterior..."
6 Ways to Create an Inviting Home Entrance
"finding the front door of a home. Sometimes I'll even end up at a back or a side door.... usual! The front entry doors plays a important part of your home. Too funny, I never noticed... to the front door. This is the first step in helping your visitors get to where they... to the front door let's people know you want them there. The architecture of this... to the front door. The lights provide illumination in the dark and the columns provide..."
Porch Life: Banish the Bugs
Don't let insects be the bane of your sweet tea and swing time. These screening and product ideas will help keep bugs at bay on the porch
"keeping your porch pest free, ranging from the very effective to the potential myths.... screened porch with a blue ceiling and an unscreened front porch with a blue ceiling... ceiling porch sure is pretty! My porch ceilings are also blue & I never get wasp or... The front porch seems to get fewer bugs now than before it was painted blue. I... cedar porch timbers? I really like the idea of screened porch that can transform..."
A Chic Seat for Every Porch
Whether you're the rocking type or love a low-slung sectional, one of these seating styles will set your porch up beautifully
"level and porch style. Here are a few of our favorite ways to create chic porch seating... bugs, the porch can be the best place for relaxing and taking in the view. When it comes... on the porch is nearly as important as what's beyond it. From the classic rocker to... for a porch. Thanks for these ideas I live in a modern house - but i love to mix... wooden front porch rocker. White paint is a great choice when you are looking to blend..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Holiday Front Door
Lights, wreaths, action! If your front door plays a role in your yuletide decorations, we'd like to see it
"If your front door plays a role in your yuletide decorations, we'd like to see it... also the front door. Personally, I'm lucky if I find the time to rustle up a Christmas... on my front porch. I think it says "welcome" in a classic way. My front door Keeping... of our front porch...most of the greens came from our yard...all design done by my... of my front porch and giving a brief outline of the challenges one has decorating..."
Union Jack Balustrades Raise the Flag for Railing Style
Do be cross with your porch and deck railings — this intersecting balustrade design shows admirable attention to detail
"with your porch and deck railings — this intersecting balustrade design shows admirable... on our front porch, I fell head over heels for the Union Jack balustrade. Inspired... found on porches, decks and widow's walks. The design is also often combined with a... of the porch. I realize it's a screened porch, but I would put the bottom rail off... with a porch railing rebuilt with standard sized lumber. I'd be interested to know..."
Houzz Tour: Ranch House Extensions Suit an Atlanta Family
A master suite addition and a new screened-in porch give a family with teenagers some breathing room
"screened-in porch give a family with teenagers some breathing room... altering the front facade, turning the carport into a two-car garage, extending the back... screened-in porch. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: A couple and their two teenagers... Open the front door and there's a home full of delights. Wow - beautiful house! Could... wonderful back porch! I liked the before so much better. Oh well. @jenniel34 We removed..."
Want an Easy Tropical Oasis? Think Container Plants
Tropical plants have taken one coastal community by storm. Come on a walk with us to get ideas for your own porch, patio or garden
"your own porch, patio or garden... every front porch had one — if not several — container gardens. I was in heaven!... remodeled my porch for the addition of plants and gives me some ideas to start with! Beautiful... on this porch. Elephant ears with leaves pointing downward are likely in the genus... white porch, inviting you to come inside. Tropical cannas, a personal favorite of..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Cottage in Texas
"a back porch addition revitalize a family's Texas home... chatting in front yards over a glass of wine or beer. Welcome to life in West Austin!... Their back porch ROCKS!! NICE! franki Love the back porch. The interior reminds me... and back porch contrast. I am proud to say I live in West Austin too and we did a lot... gorgeous porch, and I agree that the chartreuse floors are unexpected and spectacular... covered front porch removed, replacing it with a Lueders limestone terrace and a galvanized..."