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.
Spring will be at your doorstep soonIf snow and wintry cold temperatures are still in your forecast, do not worry as spring will be at your doorstep soon. Spring seems to be avoiding many of us but keep the faith, porch friends.
Forsythias on the Spring Porch
Try spring porch decorating with forsythiasWe love yellow on our front porch and spring is the perfect time to add some yellow splashes of color. Forsythias are yellow - so why not paint a few? Check out this spring project with instructions and a video.
Gazebo: A Retreat in Your Backyard
A backyard gazebo is a welcoming spot for your backyard; a place where you can steal way for some calm and quiet time. Take a look at the gazebo ideas and pictures we found for you.
Don't Overlook Wall Art for Your Porch
Look at the wall art to the right of the front door. Our friend Leisa Collins shared this with us.
Leisa told us, "I call "the face" a mask and I have a collection of different ones throughout our home from different parts of the world. See additional wall art ideas and learn about Homer on the porch, too.
Time to Think of Screen Porch Windows
Extend the Time You Can Enjoy Your Porch
We enjoyed meeting Pat and visiting her back porchShe demonstrated how her porch windows work and they are so nice!
Look at These Home Plan Ideas
Traditional Country House Plan
Beautiful country home with amazing porch - Plan # 60022This home boasts 2800 square feet with a wrap around porch, 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, a deck, guest room with bath, 10 foot high ceilings, a 31 foot long front porch and even a back porch too!
Farmhouse: Here's a Dream Front Porch Design
Classic farm house with sprawling wraparound porch - Plan #86245Many 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.
Search House PlansIf you see a plan you like on our site, jot down the plan # and have it handy for when you visit Family Home Plans. They have a wonderful collection of plans and most of them can be modified to fit your needs. Search to your heart's content.
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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.
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...
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