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Room of the Day: A Spacious Porch Brings Family Life Outside
This Georgia back porch, decorated in neutrals and a mix of textures, serves as living, dining and family room almost year-round
"Georgia back porch, decorated in neutrals and a mix of textures, serves as living, dining... family’s back porch. She and her husband, Doug, had just returned from a safari, and the... air. The porch’s final design, which mixes high- and low-end pieces, incorporates their... what our porch looks like today. ME ENCANTA EL PRIMER PORCHE !!!!!!!!! Very nice! I... front porch. On the table is a three burner gas stove for outside cooking and emergency..."
Take It Outside! Inspiring Ideas for Outdoor Dining
"spend time outside in shorts and T-shirts, consuming lighter fare. One of the great joys... covered porch or outside under the trees. The whole thing would have done Martha... between a porch & a patio, you learn something new everyday. How about adding some s'mores... Screened porch to keep the bugs away. I've been in a quandary for years as how to protect... eating outside for dinner every night, but our back deck gets very direct sunlight..."
Creating Nests: Cozy Outdoor Rooms
Porch Life: Modern Porches Step It Up
With dramatically different lines and sometimes not even a separate roof, modern porch designs leave tradition behind
"modern porch designs leave tradition behind... More Porch Life: Wraparound Porches | Sleeping Porches | Screened-In Porches... and a porch swing. However, modern architects have been reinterpreting the porch... contemporary porches that may change what the word "porch" conjures up in your mind. More... word "porch." Chances are, you are imagining a wraparound veranda on a farmhouse... overhead. A porch not only has delightful uses, but it also is a powerful design element..."
Take Olympic Pride Outside
Broadcast your Olympic spirit with flags, fans, banners and other patriotic gear on your home's facade
"front porch. There's nothing like the Olympic games to stir up pride in one's nation... to our porches during appropriate holidays. If this makes us tacky and rednecked... front porch. The tapered Craftsman columns up its curb appeal, too. Flagpoles look... front porch feel intimate. The hanging baskets and flag contribute to the charm.... from the porch railings at this Alabama lake home. A flagpole is not always required:..."
DIY Projects: Outfitting a Sleeping Porch
"sleeping porch. It's even better than sleeping outside - all the clean air and hidden... sleeping porch can be as simple as covering an old twin bed with some comfortable quilts... sleeping porches, though, retain a sort of rough character, bridging the gap between... sleeping porch, there are a few key things to consider: 1. Rain & humidity. Even with... into the porch. As many furnishings as possible should be water-resistant, and those..."
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
"h the outside front entry is one of the most important spots in a home to keep in... step outside, stand in front of your entry and study it as if you were a visitor... If your porch, stoop, door and other elements could use a little oomph, try these... freshen a porch or stoop faster than potted plants, whether they're topiaries flanking... of your porch allows, consider a climbing specimen that will entwine around posts and..."
Breezy and Bug-Free Modern Porches
Screening keeps pests out of these diverse porches across the U.S., while thoughtful designs keep them visually appealing
"diverse porches across the U.S., while thoughtful designs keep them visually appealing... to be outside in the spring, summer and fall, it’s even better to have a place where... screened-in porches. These examples how the diversity of designs as well as how they relate... screened-in porches are ideal as additions, this latter aspect is particularly important... convert the porch to a screened porch or open porch. I probably spend much more time sitting..."
Guest Picks: 20 Products to Pretty Up Your Front Porch
"up the outside of my home. The front porch seems like the obvious place to start... beautiful porch, no matter how big or small it may be. Here are some examples of accessories... to your porch with a pair of these lanterns. I would flank the front door with them... front porch, these rockers are the perfect addition! I like the cleaner, straight... to my porch with a simple boxwood topiary or a small spruce tree. This fun doormat..."
Simple Pleasures: 9 Ways to Get Cozy Outside This Fall
Enjoy this magical time with outdoor pleasures that take little effort but provide lots of gratification
"on the porch of my woodshed. Next I need to build a fireplace near the porch (not... our back porch, these are very validating and inspiring photos! I especially love #1... in our porch with my hot drink. These is when I get to see the neighbors and we get... to our porches and gardens. We all have these in common. Fall is a beautiful season... screened porch, in the morning with my coffee, before dinner with a little wine, after..."
Patio Life: Step Right Outside
Here's how to make your move from indoors to patio or deck so smooth, you almost don't see the threshold
"inside and outside depends a lot on the four edges of that big wall of glass doors — its... summer porch in our area has screens all the way around so bugs are not the issue... bringing the outside in! My dream is to have a seamless indoor-outdoor space. I do agree... screened porches/patios) as depending on the selected mesh type, the homeowner can block... bringig the outside in. Using similar paving and indoor tile would be the difficult one..."
A Dramatic Facade Makeover in Maine
"smaller porch give a traditional Maine home a modern sensibility... wanted the outside of the home to match his modern aesthetic. "He wanted to create a new... 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..."
Outside In: You, Me and Nature, Cozy Together
From reclaimed tree trunks to soaring coastal views, designers and homeowners are finding ways to bring the inspiring outdoors inside
"cannot sit outside, because of the wind. The Colorado one has something of a "Hobbitish"... effect the outside of the trees? They certainly won't weather the same as the inside parts... bring the outside in. We designed a home for a couple in the Columbia Gorge, and the... -from-Porch-eclectic-patio-portland For my aesthetic, this is the most beautiful... Architects outside Vail. The centerpiece of the home, as Miller notes — and as we can..."
Go Wide With a Football-Watching Party Outside
The home-field advantage is all yours with an outdoor screen, a better-than-a-bar patio and a fire feature for some heated action
"can be outside and you get to enjoy football season while lounging by the pool.... at some outside television spaces perfect for watching all of the upcoming games.... our back porch. :) Wow! Some stunning architecture and interior design. This, I am... brings the outside in then check it out - http://hometipster.com/kamala-beach-villa/... the bar outside next to the pool. There's nothing like taking a dip in the water during..."
Outside the Box: 18 Unconventional Storage Solutions
You might never think to use household standards in creative ways like these, but you’ll be glad we did