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Porch Decorating for Memorial Day | Memorial Day Inspiration | Patriotic Porches

Our porch decorating for Memorial Day is understated and respectful of this special holiday. We honor and most truly appreciate the many men and women who have sacrificed their lives for our freedoms and blessings. We developed a quick project to honor their memory - using a few blocks of wood, some craft paint and three small flags. We also decorated our front door with a vintage wooden flag that Dave made for us. If you want some Memorial Day Inspiration for your porch, you have come to the right place!

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Patriotic Decorations | Memorial Day Decorations | 4th of July Decorations

Kate's patriotic decorations are simply beautiful. She carries red, white and blue in her flowers, pots and pillow covers. Whether for 4th of July decorations or Memorial Day decorations, you'll get some ideas from Kate.

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4th of July Craft Ideas to Create Some Sizzle!

Our 4th of July craft ideas for this all-American holiday are ideal for decorating your porch or entryway. Easy to make, these crafts can be used indoors or out - ideal for any home. The perfect 4th of July celebration begins with fun and colorful patriotic decorations!

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Decorating with Burlap for the 4th of July - Stars n Stripes Patriotic Banners

Decorating with burlap can be extra fun for your 4th of July decorations. We made these festive stars n stripes patriotic banners for our front porch columns. They were quick and easy to make and I had extra help from Liz at Hoosier Homemade! Want to see this super cool idea for decorating your front porch? We have a tutorial to show you how we did it. Come enjoy our patriotic pictures of front porches decorated for the 4th of July, holiday projects and more.

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Homemade Firecracker Decorations Light Up Your Front Porch

These homemade firecracker decorations are really easy to make as a 4th of Julycraft idea to display on your front porch. Our Americana decoration will add lots of patriotic appeal to your homeand porch. Our 4th of July decorating ideas will add lots of sizzle to this fun holiday.

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Patriotic Porches | Patriotic Pictures | 4th of July Decorations

Patriotic porches, decorated for either the 4th of July, Memorial Day, or even Flag Day, evoke a sense of pride in your country. From simple red, white, and blue decorations, to elaboratebuntings, wreaths, and flags, find ideas to use on your front porch to show your patriotism. Our patriotic pictures are sure to delight and give you great ideas as well.

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Patriotic Front Porches

Patriotic front porches are always in season, but especially around the 4th of July, Memorial Day and Labor Day. We love red white and blue decorations! Our readers share pictures of their patriotic porches here. So much pride in their porches! From buntings and flags to Americana wreaths and patriotic flower planters. Please stop by to see their decorating ideas.

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Patriotic Pictures and 4th of July Decorating Ideas

Patriotic pictures inspire us and make us feel proud. Whether looking for 4th of July decorations or just really good patriotic photos, we know front porches are a great place to start.

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Why Is Veterans Day Important | Patriotism

Why is Veterans Day important? It is one day of the year to give our heartfelt thanks to the Veterans who serve our country in times of peace and war.Do you have a special Veteran in your life? Download our free card to show them your thanks. Let them know that you truly appreciate their sacrifices.

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Americana Decorations | Stars n Stripes Patriotic Banners | 4th of July Decorations

We love our Americana decorations for the 4th of July. From our burlap porch banners and wooden firecrackers to our patriotic pillow toppers and rustic flag on our front door. All old-fashioned goodness in porch decorating. With the help of our friends, Liz and Doug, we truly have a Stars and Stripes porch and one that we are most proud of. Come see how you, too, can have fun decorating your porch with a patriotic theme.

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4th of July Decorations - Patriotic Pictures for Great Ideas

4th of July decorations for your porch can sure be festive and fun! Come enjoy our patriotic pictures of front porches decorated for the 4th of July, holiday projects and more.

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Christmas Decor Ideas from Dreaming in Color

Christmas Decor Ideas from a shop in Murfreesboro TN called Dreaming In Color. The shop owner, Deneen, shares her Christmas decorating ideas with her. She gives us a tour of her Christmas outdoor decorations and a lovely tour inside as well. Really love her Santa legs and ice skate wreath. But there was so much more than that!

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Christmas Decorating on a Budget - Fun Ideas

Are you Christmas decorating on a budget? Then our ideas will not only save you money butalso time as well. We show you inexpensive Christmas decorating ideas and give you options to maxmize their appeal. Decorate your front porch and home for the Christmas holiday without breaking the bank.

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Back Porch Friends | Back Porch Designs | Back Porch Decorating Ideas

Back porch friends are the best. Our readers share their back porch pictures with us - and they are beauties! Amy's back porch overlooks the marsh and river. Come and enjoy Amy's back porch ideas with us! Also enjoy Yvonne's log home back porch and Nancy's super comfortable back porch also. And Dawn has a most colorful back porch that she shares with us, too. Oh, see Tracey's pretty back porch furnishings, too.

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Front Porch Designs and Front Porch Ideas to Jazz Your Home

Who doesn't love a beautiful front porch? We are your portal for front porch designs, front porch ideas and more. Visit our galleries of porch pictures. Come and stay awhile!

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Decorative Pumpkins for Perfect Autumn Appeal

Decorative pumpkins are a big hit in autumn. Be creative and make pumpkin topiaries, gilded pumpkins and even painted or stenciled pumpkins to addappeal to any front porch or home this fall.

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Decorating with Flowers | Front Porch Decorating | Porch Pictures

Anna is the master of decorating with flowers. She gives her front porch that Southern charm and inviting feel with flowers from her garden. Come enjoy front porch decorating at its best at Anna's house.

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Porch Decorating with Red | Easy Decorating Ideas

Ever consider decorating with red? See the fabulous pop of red on Dawn's screened porch. Her easy porch decorating ideas are very affordable and will inspire you to think red! And visit several other charming porches where red is the theme color. Red really pops!

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Decoration Ideas for Thanksgiving

We share decoration ideas for Thanksgiving with you. It is our most favorite holiday of the year. Use Mother Nature's striking colors and textures for your Thanksgiving decorations. Using your autumn decorations as a starting point, your Thanksgiving decorations can be simple or as abundant as nature's harvest.

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Decorative Front Door Wreaths - Perfect Year Round

Decorative front door wreaths add immediate charm and warmth to any homeand front porch. Dress your front door in vibrant colors, unique designs, or add a bit of whimsy. Perfect any time of year; find wreath ideas for store-bought or diy wreaths.

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Instant Screen Door | Walk Through Screen Door

An instant screen door may be the answer you've been looking for. Unable to install a standard wood screen door? An instant screen door can be installed almost anywhere and without any tools.

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Porch Awnings | Aluminum Porch Awning | Awnings for Porch

Porch awnings are relatively inexpensive, easy to install, decrease energy costs, and add beauty to your home.

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Mosquito Curtains Make for Easy and Affordable Porch Enclosures

Mosquito curtains are an easy and relatively inexpensive way to create privacy, add elegance, and most of all keep the bugs out.If you have a beautiful porch you would rather not screen, then these mosquito netting curtains may be just the answer for you.

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Porch Blinds | Porch Shades | Porch Awnings | Coolaroo Shades

Porch blinds and porch shades provide protection from sun, heat, much more comfortable. We also share how to measure properly.

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Porchfest | Special Musical Events in Neighborhoods on Porches | Family Vacation Ideas

Porchfest 2017 events have expanded and nowoccur in many parts of the country. Finding one near you should be easy by using our calendar of these special music events. Whether attending the original Porchfest in Ithaca NY or Larchmere in Cleveland OH, Napa Valley in California, Belleville in Ontario or even Westhaven in Franklin TN porchfest are fun neighborhood parties where the community brings lawn chairs and sets up lemonade stands to share in the fun. Visit the schedule we have compiled.

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Outdoor Curtains | Porch Curtains | Porch Enclosure

Outdoor curtains and outdoor drapes make nice porch enclosures. It's an easy and relatively inexpensive way to create privacy, ambiance, and add a lot of curb appeal to your porch. Porch curtains block wind, rain, and sun to allow for more comfortable outdoor time.

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Make Your Own Outdoor Curtain Panels

Making your own outdoor curtain panels from drop cloths is easy, attractive and gives your porch some nice shade - and ambiance, too!

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Screen Porch Kits - Install on Awnings to Make a Porch Enclosure

These screen porch kits allow you to install screen panels on your awnings to create a screened porch. This is a relatively inexpensive way to create a portable screened room on your deck or patio that you can take with you. They even come with a floor and ceiling to fill in any gaps. Enjoy your outdoor time in comfort. We used such a screened porch kit when we lived in New Hampshire and it was a wonderful investment for our family.

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Decorating for Summer to Make Your Porch Sizzle

Decorating for summer should be fun, whimsical, and easy. Summer decorating includes using your porch furniture, accents, and flowers to create an airy outdoor space for the entire family. Cleaning, painting, and adding a few accent items can create lots of curb appeal. Update your porch pillows, add a colorful outdoor rug, outdoor porch curtains, and perhaps hang a festive flag. Summer decorations abound giving you plenty of options for appeal, color, and that special touch of summer whimsy. Summer decorating also includes adding adding hanging planters filled with colorful flowers and foliage.

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Decorating a Porch that Faces West

Decorating a porch that faces west can be tricky; you have both sun and weatherissues. However, there are fun and easy things you can do to create a wonderfully decorated front porch no matter what direction it faces.

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