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Landcaping Pictures | Home Landscaping Photos | Front Yard Landscaping Ideas

Landscaping pictures are worth more than a thousand words. It's much easier to get great front yard landscaping ideas from home landscapingphotos than just reading about them. Our pictures cover a wide variety of porch, yard, and walkway landscaping to give you ideas for your home.

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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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Front Door Paint Colors and How to Paint an Exterior Door

You've gotta see these awesome front door paint colors specifically createdfor your front, side, or back doors. Amazing colors in water-based latex paint that are easy to apply. Create massivecurb appeal for your home by changing the color of your front door.

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Screen Door Guards | Pet Guards for Screen Doors

Screen door guards protect your screen door, help keep it looking great, and save you from having to replace dented screens. You may also want special pet screening to keep your kitty or dog from ruining your screen door. e also found a pet door for your screen door.

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Outdoor Fall Decorating Ideas for Your Front Porch and Beyond

We have a myriad of outdoor fall decorating ideas to help you decorate your front porch or yard with timeless ideas. Get inspired and create an autumn display that will be envied by many. Choose from simple fall arrays to exquisite wreaths. Our fall decorating projects are fun and easy to make - we show you how. Our beautiful photos along with explanations will make your fall decorating enjoyable and easy too.

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Porch Landscaping Ideas for Your Front Yard and More

Our porch landscaping ideas will not only enhance the look of your home but also potentially add value. Discoverhow easy it is to add landscaping along with tips for improving your existing landscaped areas. Create privacy, solve landscape problems, and seehow others have improved the look of their front porches and homes. From flower beds to walk ways see how you can easily you can extend your porch too.

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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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Wooden Screen Door | Wood Screen Door | Vintage Screen Door

A wooden screen door adds lots of charm and appeal to any porch. Add a wood screen door with optional storm windowand you'll increase the utility of your door. There are so many styles to choose from that you'll easily find one to suit your needs or create your own design.

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Use Your Aluminum Screen Door to Maximize Curb Appeal

An aluminum screen door is not only maintenance free but can add immense appeal to any home. Create a curb appealing entrance and add charm to your screen porch enclosure. See how a metal screen door is environmentally beneficial and can often lower energy costs too.

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Exterior Front Doors | Door Decorations | Front Doors

Beautiful exterior front doors on your porch can add immediate immense curb appeal to any home. Front doors come in a wide variety of styles and materials to fit anyone's decorating scheme and budget. Our gallery will give you great ideas for your porch.

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Porch Anatomy | Porch Decking | Porch Ceilings | Porch Railings

Porch anatomy is everything from porch railings and columns to porch decking and porch steps. Find ideas for trim, lights and your porch roof.

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Screened Porch Design Ideas to Help You Plan and Build a Great Porch

Our screened porch design topics will ignite your passion for a great screen porch. See everything from building a new screened porch to converting your existing porch into a screened porch. Discover your screen porch options and find a myriad of designs to include in your perfect screened in porch.

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Vintage Porch Parts | Exterior House Trim | Front Porch Ideas

When choosing porch parts, be mindful of your budget, your personal style, your home's architecture and the degree of maintenance you can manage. Vintage Woodworks has been in business for many years and they are a source of thousands of vintage parts for your porch. You will appreciate their down home customer service.

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Find a Local Contractor | Contractor Estimate | How to Build a Porch

Fill out this form to find a local contractor. We also offer tips to help you choose a good contractor - one of integrity.

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Walkway Ideas to Create Exquisite Curb Appeal

Our walkway ideas and walk way pictures will give you a myriad of ideas for creating a landscaping masterpiece. Use our tips, ideas, and photos to design and construct a curb appealing walkway to your front porch and home. We also show you how to landscape a walkway to add curb appeal, warmth and personality to your home.

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Color | Porch Decorating | Color Wheel

Color is a very important element in porch decorating. We have a color wheel, charts and guides to help you learn how much of a dramatic impact that color plays on your porch.

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How to Build a Porch | Build a Front Porch | Front Porch Addition

See the how to build a porch process from the ground up along with our porch design elements to createyour perfect porch! Adding a front porch addition can be a great DIY project and can range from the simple to the sophisticated. Our directory of how-to topics for porches covers just about every aspect, from the foundation to the roof and more.

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Front Porch Designs | Front Porch Ideas | Front Porch Plans

Engaging front porch designs and front porch ideas for your home along with pictures and plans for designing the perfect porch no matter your home's style. Maximize your curb appeal and add value to your home with the right front porch or screened porch design. You will learn much from our years of gathering porch pictures and helpful insight.

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Front Porch Decorating Ideas | Front Porch Ideas

Front porch decorating is all about making a welcoming porch. We have a myriad of porch decoration ideas to inspire you throughout the year. Whether its the season or holiday, you'll find lots of ideas you can use inexpensively. Lots of how to's along with step by step directions.

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Wall Art Ideas | Outdoor Wall Art | Outdoor Metal Wall Art

Use our wall art ideas to decorate your front porch. See how to turn your porch into something extraordinary with outdoor wall art.

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Meaning of Decorative Stars Seen on Country Homes and Porches | Metal Barn Stars | Americana Stars

Our reader Kay asks about the meaning of decorative stars seen on country homes and porches. We did some research and found some interesting facts behind these popular metal barn stars often seen on barns, farmhouses, country porches and even modern homes.

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Thanksgiving Garland for Your Porch | Outdoor Thanksgiving Decorations

Make this Thanksgiving garland for your porch. Express your feelings for this holiday like our thankful garland does. Easy to make with simple materials and no sewing is necessary. Burlap crafts are popular and this one is just right for Thanksgiving.

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Outdoor Thanksgiving Decorations for Your Front Porch Decorating

Outdoor Thanksgiving decorations add to the festivities of this wonderful holiday. Enjoy our idea for your front porch decorating. Make your home and front yard a welcoming sight for your family and friends.

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Fun Thanksgiving Turkey Craft Idea

Our Thanksgiving turkey craft is easy and fun to make. Ideal for your front porch,yard, or home, this classic Thanksgiving decoration will welcome your family and guests for the holiday.

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How to Make Porch Privacy Panels

We show you how to make porch privacy panels that not only look great but also afford lots of privacy. Using custom vinyl lattice, see how you can easily make panels of any size to create the privacy you desire.

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Privacy Porch | Front Porch Ideas | Front Porch Pictures

A privacy porch serves up a little solitude in this busy hectic world. Make your porch private with plants, curtains, decorative lattice panels and landscaping. Our unique front porch ideas include ways to create privacy and to hide unsightly objects from view. Our front porch pictures will give you lots of ideas.

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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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Outdoor Halloween Decorations for Fright and Fun

The perfect outdoor halloween decorations can make this holiday festive, fun, downright scary, or all three. We have lots of neat ideas and tips for your Halloween porch decorating to make this Halloween the best ever. Come and get some cool Halloween decoration ideas here.

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Outdoor Mister | Outdoor Misting System | Misting System

An outdoor mister can cool the surrounding air by 25 percent or more! Easy to install, cost effective to operate, outdoor misting systems can be used on porches, patios, decks, and other locations as well.

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Vintage Halloween Decorations for an Authentic Halloween

Vintage Halloween decorations bring back memories of years gone by. Black cats, witches, grave yards, and spooky music can be used to create very imaginative outdoor Halloween decorations. See how Kate decorates her porch in sophisticated vintage style for Halloween. See our site for scary Halloween decorations, too!

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