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My Houzz: An Oregon Cottage With 21 Flavors of Color
A profusion of paint colors plus inviting porches and gathered pieces create a welcoming feel in a retired couple's 100-year-old home
"inviting porches and gathered pieces create a welcoming feel in a retired couple's... town, with a population of 350, is known for ranching, outdoor recreation and, above... just went with what you love. I used to do home parties as a consultant for a home decor... favorite porches I've ever seen on Houzz! Love this historic home and Mimi's eclectic... pulls her home together beautifully. Good eye! I love these people and their home. The..."
Add To Your Home's Curb Appeal with Whimsical Porch Balusters
"The old homes always intrigue me with their unique and often, one-of-a-kind design... a tour with The Georgia Historic Trust, we toured the home shown as the lead picture... in the porch balusters. If you are renovating or getting ready to add a porch on... to your home, take into consideration the design of your porch balustrade. Here are... historic home tours. I'm looking forward to attending one this weekend in the Atlanta..."
Porch Life: 12 Ways to Beautify a Porch With Plants
Abundantly welcoming, plants rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life to porches
"More Porch Life: Wraparound Porches | Sleeping Porches | Screened-In Porches Modern... flowers are porch must-haves. Here's are 12 ideas for how to add beauty to your porch using... about porches for weeks, but we have yet to talk about one of the most important... on the porch so far: plants. From small pots to large urns, hanging plants to terrariums... Modern Porches | Banishing the Bugs... side wall with ivy in it to cascade down A tri plant holder with geraniums in them and..."
Decorate With Intention: Create a Welcoming Entry
Porches and entryways should graciously greet you as well as guests in your home. Here, some welcoming ideas
"Porches and entryways should graciously greet you as well as guests in your home... your home make you breathe a big sigh of relief when you walk in the door? It can... welcoming home, from appeal at the curb to creature comforts inside the door.... love the front porch idea But... I live in wyoming and with the wind and snow hummm... anyone with ideas please keep in mine wind will blow at over 90 mph here what is the..."
Guest Picks: 20 Products to Pretty Up Your Front Porch
"your home's curb appeal with 20 products to add oomph to your front door and porch... of my home. The front porch seems like the obvious place to start. It's really... With spring just around the corner, I'm already starting to think about ways to spruce... of your home, and it can look fabulous, even if the inside of your house is covered... beautiful porch, no matter how big or small it may be. Here are some examples of accessories..."
With wide porches out front and a wet, hot climate in mind, tidewater homes are a staple in the coastal U.S. Southeast
"With wide porches out front and a wet, hot climate in mind, tidewater homes are a... water homes have been gracing the coast of the American Southeast since the 1800s... expansive porch, sheltered by a broad hip roof. Wood construction, wide eaves and waterfront... pilings with top-level primary living spaces to help weather coastal flooding. But... tidewater home was built, it's guaranteed to welcome sweet-tea consumption on its broad..."
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
"With a striking front porch and a dynamic wood ribbon inside, this Decatur home moves... street with a trellis above the elevated front porch, a hint at an interior whose... 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... like the front porch, with its newfound privacy. I find the glass door a bit odd--you..."
Enliven Your Porch With Color
Napworthy doesn't have to mean snoozefest. Turn a drab porch into a dashingly designed outdoor room with these ideas for adding color
"a drab porch into a dashingly designed outdoor room with these ideas for adding color... enliven your front, side or back porch. More Porch Life: Wraparound Porches | Sleeping... Sleeping Porches | Screened-In Porches | Modern Porches | Banishing the Bugs | Dining on... toes into porch color, stick with smaller accessories at first. As you start to crave... to your porch, amp up the color. We've already discussed how to do this using plants..."
Cast a Spell With Outdoor Lights
Make a night on the patio magical or conjure a warm welcome for guests on the porch with well-chosen outdoor lighting fixtures
"on the porch with well-chosen outdoor lighting fixtures... outdoors with a brightly lit porch or patio. Choosing an exterior fixture adds charm... to any home, and makes for a more welcoming outdoor area. Don't worry — picking the... website with a beautiful selection of lanterns (dark sky and gas, too) made in the... interfering with the starry NM skies. I create gas lanterns which are dark sky compliant... lighting with some great contemporary updates. In response to letat, check out this..."
Houzz Tour: Farmhouse Style With an Unusual Inspiration
Comfort and sophistication are no surprise inside this Colorado home, but the exterior has an unexpected backstory
"Colorado home, but the exterior has an unexpected backstory... the new home's layout with architect John Mattingly of Chalet, but the whole group... " The home's style and gables worked in concert with the rooflines Mattingly's layout... wraparound porch connects the front yard to the backyard. They dubbed the project Esther's... this new home in Denver's Washington Park area. A family was quickly outgrowing their..."
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
"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..."
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
"pride with a flag on your home’s exterior for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July or... painting our home's exterior. The front and back and one side were finished, and I was closing... family was home and "still there."... on the porch and front stoop. My house is white with blue trim and fits well with... Stripes on a porch holder or a 9/11 flag with a flag and a Dalmation with his paw resting... planters with the flag; it goes with everything." ~~~~ How true!!!! We're missionaries..."
How to Get Along With the Neighbors — and Live Happier at Home
"another with kindness, consideration and respect... on the front porch relaxing, and catch up with others who walk by with their dogs... along) with neighbors can make a huge impact on our daily lives and how we feel about... about our home and neighborhood. Whether you live in the city, the country or somewhere... on the porch for a spell.... their porches or walk their dogs, etc. The best thing about a porch with a row house..."
My Houzz: Accessibility With Personality in an 1870 Home
"accessible home with warmth and charm... England home. As with most old structures, however, this onetime boarding house needed... dowager home a new lease on life. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Laurie and Bruce... sharing your home, your talent, and your love for your family with us! Bursting with in... house and home. What a beautiful, comfortable, and welcoming home! Great job with the... share it with us. :) Thank you to the Rabe family for sharing their home with us. It..."
My Houzz: An Antique Cape Cod House Explodes With Color
Creativity and color burst from every corner in this unique 18th-century Massachusetts home for an artist and her family
"Massachusetts home for an artist and her family... 1751 home was a blank canvas for Kristin and Mark Nicholas. It was originally painted... their home a true reflection of her talent and spirit. "There isn’t a room left that's... to do with my own living space. Personalized and colorful with lots of your own artwork... Happy Home, very relaxed with splashes of colour everywhere. Anything and everything... to do with your family. That really is what makes a house a home. Too often you..."