51,116 front porch Exterior Design Photos

Ron Brenner Architects
10 Reviews
Exterior - Classic American Dutch Colonial
Ideabooks9,599
Questions10
Is the porch wooden? Is the apron wooden?
Our builder has said that if we do a stone apron, we will have to go with a concrete porch. I like the idea of using stone as the pillar bases only if there is a way to do the wood in between them. I like the idea of a wooden porch,
and shed porch. Is it inappropriate, architectually speaking, to convert the dormers to dog house? Must the shed porch roof be modified as well. My main goal is to improve the line of sight from the third floor while maintaining an aesthetically pleasing exterior. Thanks for you consideration.
of the front property. I don't believe the fence runs continuously all around the entire property.
I really like the front porch which adds a different dimension to the box shape of the colonial. What is the ballpark cost to add this to an existing colonial and how do you get started with design
“Split up the open wrap around to make an enclosed space” — asmith291
bmsalsbury
Cape Cod/ Colonial
Ideabooks3,221
Questions7
front porch look of home is very nice
porch that doesn't extend all of the way across the front
added porch, move out family room to edge of porch,covered porch
front porch, note dark shutters with white door
railing across the front and post at the bottom of the front steps
A wide front porch. Colonial versions of the style did not have front porches, due to climate and construction concerns, but they are common in revival incarnations of the look. How to make it your own: Porches are a great way to help smaller homes live larger by extending the living space outdoors.
large porch to shade the interiors from the sun, and large windows to capture cooling breezes. This variation also includes lifting the house a few feet above the ground to avoid the often wet surroundings while providing an opportunity for a grander entrance. And often the chimneys were placed at
“Very nice, with lattice” — benemilybeck1
Tongue & Groove
9 Reviews
Ranch Re-invigorated
Ideabooks15,204
Questions14
of the front porch available? Thanks!
on the front facing section higher than the ri
of the porch roof from the side? THanks!
Front pitched verandah esp timber supports
I like the beams on the porch/entry
I like the big beam across the front porch.
like the look of the front with the frame over the front door
Porch. Cement slab! And for in law courtiers!
“Ranch to Craftsman” — cathygail
Tim Cuppett Architects
10 Reviews
Historic House
Ideabooks2,750
Questions1
bringing a porch across the front
Only with one gable over front door
love the porch on a ranch style house. BRING ON THE PORCHES!!!
extended roof to make covered porch
if I cannot add on a second level, then i want to extend my front porch.
I need a porch with rocking chairs
Front porch on ranch style house
love, rancher with a front porch!
the porch is beautiful and inviting. Love those porches!!!
covered porch offers plenty of farmhouse appeal. The inside reveals a smart and sophisticated remodel.
“Style” — karenmraff
Ridge Creek Custom Homes
Cobblecrest
Ideabooks31,374
Questions29
Beautiful front porch.... Wondering what the depth and width is.
how deep is the front covered porch? Thanks
Great front door. What is the color/brand of paint?
What is color code of the front door? Nice contrast
Front door - love the color!!!!!!
Yes, I like to know as well. Looks to me like it could be a 6.75" exposure in the porch.
Like the exterior and the porch
option for front porch in order to have stone on pillars
painted front door vs stained, med gray main color, white trim and windows
well-lit porch. There is something so inviting about a porch lit with warm, glowing light; you almost can't help but sit down and relax for a spell. Aim to have at least three sources of light — a pair of sconces plus an overhead fixture, for instance. But you can also borrow light from inside your house
“front porch” — munds4
Tom Meaney Architect, AIA
10 Reviews
Farmhouse
Ideabooks6,047
Questions13
What are the dimensions of the porch? Thanks
What was the source for the porch post braces?
I really like to braces on the porch posts. Are you able to provide the source? Thanks so much!
This is a lovely house.Congrats you on the project. I love houses with porches, wrap around porches even appeals me more. I live in Turkey with four seasons and we have 4 months winter over here but also a very hot summer to cope with. My questions is having
Is this house/porch on a concrete slab foundation? Curious what type covering you have the wraps around the bottom portion of the porch? Are the wholes for ventilation. Thanks for any description and sorry if you answered this already.
having a porch like this does prevent the day light coming into the house and make inside a lot darker? thanks..
“House” — Dawn Kovacs
Cynthia Lynn Photography
1 Review
Simplifying in the Suburbs
Ideabooks4,485
Questions3
Entry layout, planting, inclosed porch entry
dark green trim for the enclosed porch
Enclose your porch. Just like adding a vestibule, enclosing a front porch is a great way to keep wind and drafts from entering a home. A covered porch has the added
3 season room on the front of the house?
the use of doors for the porch -- do
screened front porch on their old home, so Abraham redesigned and scaled the porch for their new, smaller house. Screened windows with glass transoms wrap around the porch and the home's two entries.
3. Enclose your porch. Just like adding a vestibule, enclosing a front porch is a great way to keep
covered porch has the added benefit of providing shelter to visitors as they wait for you to answer the door.
“many paned windows and door” — ysdp
Structures, Inc.
Modern Bungalow
Ideabooks36,683
Questions13
I was wondering if you have the width of the house and the width of the porch available? Even though the porch is quite large, the proportions still work really well with the small house.
I have these same porch railings on my home and a few of them are broken
Porch for front of house fairway?
Love the porch, flower boxes, and warm and cozy feeling!
window box and small front patio
Could add something like this to the front of the house
time out front? Even a small front porch calls for old-fashioned rockers. It's also a great spot for watching the world go by. Porch swings, wicker chairs and benches are other great front porch seating options.Check out 11 inspiring small front porches
tiny porch and its pediment give this home loads of curb appeal. From the Chippendale railings to the comfortable rockers, a welcoming entry where you'll want to stay awhile is evident.
“Like the size, chippendale railings” — aglind
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