Ideas for Front Porch Designs and MoreAre you looking for inspiring front porch designs and front porch ideas?
Whether you dream of a country style porch, a sophisticated contemporary style or you only have a small space for a charming portico, we welcome you here to design, plan, decorate, and landscape your porch.
Winter Is Upon Us!
Happy snowman awaits visitors in the new year!Winter weather can play havoc on your porch as it endures snow, ice, and rain. We remember snow covered rubber boots and icy gloves stacked by the front door. However, your porch, in most cases, can also be decorated to welcome friends and family and provide a bit of color during these sometimes drab months.
Transition Your Christmas Porch to WinterAvoid the winters blahs by decorating your porch with color - we show you how!
For a more timeless porch in the winter, try our snowflake theme
Our Snowman Winter Porch
Our snowman front porch is now our winter porchWe love our cute snowman porch. After taking down the small Christmas tree, we can now enjoy these snowmen for the winter months. We have more pictures and a video to tell you how.
Watch Our Snowman Porch Video
Mary gives you a quick look at our snowman porch
Try Out This Fancy Ranch Home PlanTake a tour of this ranch home plan with us; you might be pleasantly surprised at what you'll find!
This home boasts 1888 square feet, guest room with bath, 10 foot high ceilings, a 31 foot long front porch and even a back porch too!
You can find this plan along with more information at Family Home Plans. We are proud to be one of their affiliates. Be sure to see our House Plans With Porches Section for lots of plan ideas.
Did You Know?Did you know you can modify a house plan you purchase on line?
See a plan you like? Need to move a wall, add storage, or expand the kitchen? You can do it and we know someone who can help!
Listen to our podcast with Shawnna Steele, owner of ReDesign HP, an online company that specializes in making house plan modifications.
Farmhouse: Here's a Dream Plan
Classic farm house with sprawling wraparound porch - Family Home PlansMany of us have the dream of living in a farm house in the country. Isn't this a beautiful one? We found this plan at Family Home Plans. We are proud to be one of their affiliates.
Front Porch Design IdeasUse our very popular front porch illustrator to see how different porch designs affect the overall appeal of a home. We show you various front porch designs on both a ranch and two story home to give you different perspectives.
Front porch with pergola style roofThe right porch design can surely add lots of appeal and extra outdoor living space. Get more front porch design ideas!
Home Plans with PorchesNow's the perfect time to select or create the perfect home plan and right here is great place to start.
We are happy to show you home plans with fantastic porches in almost every architectural style but also many other options like storage sheds, she-sheds, outdoor projects and more.
So why not take a look today...
Or Try Our "My Home Plan" FeatureAlternatively use My Home Plan to choose and even modify (if you desire) your home plan. For example, add storage, windows, enlarge a room, or add an office - do it all online right on our site. See example below.
We invite you to give it a whirl.
Four Fabulous Porch UpgradesYou can't go wrong with any or all of the following porch upgrades. Each adds beauty, value, and functionality! We are proud that our sponsors offer high quality products and services. Please see how they can help you.
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Easily install screen porch windows
Add value, increase your comfort, and while simultaneously adding additional outdoor living space - you'll wonder why you waited so long.
Install a custom balustrade
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Custom aluminum screen door
Select from an array of many design options or create your own unique look. Minimum maintenance and built to last = more time to enjoy your porch.
Look at These Porch Enclosure IdeasYou've come to the right place! Use one of FamilyHomePlans.com screen porch DIY plans and build your own (or hire a contractor). Start with a screen room and install screen porch windows from DIY Eze Breeze.com to create a three season room!
Select from a variety of porch plans on FamilyHomePlans.com (affiliate).
While we are an affiliate of Family Home Plans, the cost is the same to you.
Please see our disclosure.
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