1519 covered porch dormer Stories
Style Divide: How to Treat Additions to Old Homes?
One side says re-create the past; the other wants unabashedly modern. Weigh in on additions style here
"set-in porch---with large fired red tiles and the original builders family crest inset... onto that porch from the larger side was opened again--it had been fronted by built in... roof to cover all of this---the place looks like it grew over time. Altho a bit too... place!!!!--covered up and there is now an exceedingly ugly bank on the land. Now... impervious cover. I have nothing against modern, minimalist/industrial architecture,..."
6 Ways to Rethink Your Patio Floor
Figure out the right material for your spring patio makeover with this mini guide to concrete, wood, brick and stone
"around our covered porch. Did it winter well ? It was about 25% more than stamped concrete... small porch floor. It is still expensive, and it would be nice to hear from people... cracks, cover stains and level it out so it looks like new again. It bonds to the... would be covered with cement) I would think about wrapping the top of the pipe with... winter covers all have small versions of this for the tie down straps. The jackets..."
3-Season Rooms: Luxe Meets Rustic on an Ozarks Terrace
Fire features, nature-inspired furnishings and native plants make a large terrace in the mountains as comfortable as can be
"need to cover it to get the most year round enjoyment of it. Our deck and porch are... are both covered and so you can enjoy being outside without the sun cooking you and... screened porch. Anyway, where we live is near one of the forests. We get pollen in... level covered deck with seating and a fire pit for cooler evenings and for bug control... about the coverings/shade, etc. . . .but around here we really do have four seasons...."
Budget Decorator: Shop Your Home for a New Look
"as the cover for the bed, along with pillows that look great with the bed cover.... found porch swing, with little table from Goodwill, make nice small front porch seating... Window coverings can also be an inexpensive way to add color and make your windows... pillow covers. Making it contemporary could be managed by the choice of trim or companion... is to cover the mattress with a fabric you would not normally find on a bed. A vintage..."
Bring in da Funk: How Humble Touches Give a Home Soul
Shake up expectations and stir up interest with pieces that show patina, create contrast or offer a jolt of surprise
"toiletries covering the marble sink and maybe the barbed wire starts saying "Gulag" to... not my cover up either. My picture is posted too. And yes I would tell a friend if... screened porch replete with an old daybed that functioned as the sofa. I had shown my... front porch reminds me of my in-laws family dairy farm. The century old trunk I use... Tattered Cover Bookstore that used used to be in Denver. We lost our home to a fire..."
Houzz Call: How Do You Put Your Garage to Work for Your Home?
Cars, storage, crafts, relaxing ... all of the above? Upload a photo of your garage and tell us how it performs as a workhorse
"little porch area in the backyard, the french doors I bought at the reuse center that... shed. Covered it in cedar shake shingle and am painting trim complementary color... front porch and front yard a lot. It's a nice feeling having good neighbors. @grannygown... door and covered the two-car opening with screening. There's a door on the screen for... not have covered parking. Along with that all those trees we love about our neighborhood..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Pet Projects!
Bubble windows, fountains, doghouses, showers — what outdoor treats have you put together for your furry friends?
"decided to cover it in sisal rope. It is super pretty now and it also makes a nice human... on the porch. They are inside dogs at night and in and out during the day. @Mom929... as wall covering in our family room, and have used it as an accent in the adjacent... about covering the open slats between the bars with vinyl. (yuk!). Any ideas?... raised and covered corner veiwing area for our dogs. AND then to help them with the neighbors..."
What a Landscape Architect Wants You to Know About What They Do
There are many misconceptions about exactly what landscape architects do. Learn what they are all about in the first step toward hiring one
"front porch? gokite - garbage in garbage out. Most people don't have even an acre... least half covered by the house and driveway. The trick for most homeowners is to divide... add a porch to keep it cooler, but now the interior of the house is dark all year... didn't even cover them with mulch, but had they it would have hidden the fact they were... ground cover of some sort to act as a bandage until the area is healed - you can always..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Hardworking Studio!
Upload a photo of your home studio or workshop and tell us how you’ve designed it to work extra hard for you
"table - cover it with a flannel-backed plastic table cloth to protect it. Teak sideboard... front porch into my studio. Put in flooring, insulation, new windows. I built a bench... has cork covered with red burlap and another was painted with chalkboard paint. Yay... insulated and covered with wood paneling, and trusses were added for strength and character... insulated and covered with drywall, while new wood flooring was installed over a waterproof..."
Houzz Tour: A Modern Take on a Montana Log House
"screened porch when the bugs are high. I intend on building a screened porch one day... screened in porch). There are maybe a dozen evenings you could sit outside in summer without... on the porch with the fireplace and sounds of the "waves lapping on the shores of... screen covering the doors and windows, and anyone with any sense puts food in bear... screened porch. Seems smart to me, open up the house when the bugs are low, use the..."
My Houzz: Ingenuity and Joy Transform an Oregon Farmhouse
A hardworking couple turn an 1800s farmhouse into a welcoming family homestead with original art and DIY touches
"front porch. Maybe one day you can restore that. In spite of those modern windows... They're slip covered! Aren't they divine? Everything is just beautiful. I loved the ways... front porch is beautiful. But I didn't like much of the interiors. Very cluttered... front porch and the scene looking out from it...heaven on earth. Thank you so much... front porch. The 3rd photo here reminds me of Canterbury country in the South Island..."
My Houzz: Accessibility With Personality in an 1870 Home
"wrap-around porch, portico, architectural details, cottage gardens, etc... to make it... umbrella cover. Could you give me any suggestions for making my own and repurposing... previous cover and have thought about using the old vinyl tablecloth pictured below... @Casart Coverings, I had the exact same thought!! I had tagged Kristin's wall... ducking for cover. Normally, I prefer cool color schemes because I prefer for my home to..."
28 Outdoor Projects Everyone Should Know About
"front porch - and ESPECIALLY when there's a porch swing involved, as in one... under cover). I have yet to see a BBQ that won't sooner or later rust or rot... ional-porch-other-metro Regarding #14 - Update your driveway - agree 100% the driveway... front porch. If you’re thinking of adding a front porch or remodeling one, you’ll..."
10 Reasons to Use Sky Blue
This versatile color can look fresh or timeless, beachy or polished. Check out ways to use sky blue indoors and out
"screen porch and front porch light blue. Our sky blue north facing bedroom, LOVE it... the blue porch ceiling has made its way north and is being introduced to new generations... haint blue porch ceiling! Several houzz stories available for search on this use of sky... Casart Coverings Libby Langdon collection My bedroom has one sky blue wall, one dark... for a porch ceiling! @showchef see attached with blue it's always about the light..."
15 Ideas to Try in Your Garden This Year
"country is covered in lawns, requiring gas for mowers, water that's sometimes scarce,... front porch and will do so again this year. it doesn't take a lot of effort and... ground-covers liked sedges, fescues and clover. The reasons: 1. They are always... natural turf covered areas are twice as good as what trees can provide, and is about 10-30... ground-cover to absorb runoff before it reaches lakes and streams. that means less..."