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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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DIY Porch Projects | Front Porch Ideas | DIY Projects

Our DIY porch projects will inspire and ignite your love for porch time. Many do-it-yourself front porch ideas right here from wreaths to stepping stones to landscaping to garden hose holders. Mary and I are very happy to have you stop by to see the projects we've done. We have tutorials, how-to's, pictures, videos and inspiration.

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Stained Glass Stepping Stone for Someone Special

We created a very special stained glass stepping stone for a dear friend. Using meaningful mementos and colorful pieces of glass, this stepping stones craft went together nicely. This stepping stone is more for decorative purposes and sentimental reasons than for an actual stepping stone, but nevertheless it will give you some inspiration and step-by-step DIY instructions for how to make stepping stones.

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Patio Ideas to Expand Your Front Porch

Our patio ideas can extend the size of your porch and increase your outdoor living areas. We show you how easy it is to add appeal and extra outdoor living space to your home.

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Stenciled Backyard Pavers

These stenciled backyard pavers really freshen up the area where we keep our firewood. You could make an entire patio with this idea. Do you have some outdoor patio pavers you could stencil?

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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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Summer Decorating Ideas for a Lovely Porch This Season

Use our creative summer decorating ideas and pictures for your front porch, yard, and home to create a curb appealing, relaxing, watch-the-world-go-by-oasis. Decorating for summer means combining beautiful colors and light breezy touches to your porch.You need not spend oodles on your summer decorations - look first at home, then flea markets or thrift shops. Even the dollar store.

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Glass Deck Railings | Glass Balcony Railings | Residential Glass Railing System

Glass deck railings offer both security and an unimpeded view from your deck or porch. Wouldn't you love to be able to make the most of your beautiful view? Designed for easy installation, you can maximize your viewing pleasure and stop the wind from interfering with your outdoor time. Check out the information we share with you about glass panels for your porch or deck.

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Best Exterior Screen Door Options

A handsome exterior screen door is perfect for almost any porch or porch enclosure. Whether wooden, aluminum or vinyl, you can add beauty to your porch or enclosure. And you can choose from various screen door designs, too. Single doors, double screen french doors, many options for beauty, functionality and durability. Your best screen door options explained.Cut your air conditioning costs as well - a nice added benefit.

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Screen Porch Windows Create Comfortable Porch Enclosures

These screen porch windows convert your porch into a screen porch or three season room. Custom designed to fit almost any opening and easy to install, these windows can extend your outdoor enjoyment and protect you from rain, wind and even high allergy pollen counts.

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Front Porch Appeal Newsletter July 2018 | Online Magazine for Front Porch Ideas and More

Front Porch Appeal Newsletter is our free online magazine of front porch ideas, tips and pictures. We feature porch ideas, designs and stories so you can enjoy your porch to the max.

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Windows for a Sunroom | Sunroom Windows | Sunroom Window Treatments

Look no further if searching for windows for a sunroom. We outline your options for sunroom windows along with sunroom window treatments and designs. Sunrooms depend on the glass; explore all of your options.

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Vinyl Lattice Panels | Black Lattice Panels | Privacy Lattice Panels

Custom vinyl lattice panels are an ideal option over traditional wood lattice. Want to know where to get black lattice panels? We will tell you! Beautifuly designed vinyl panels are perfect as porch skirting, privacy lattice panelsor as ideas for interesting window treatments and so much more. Our photo gallery will inspire you.

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Great Front Porch Designs Illustrator on a Basic Ranch Home Design

Great front porch designs are the key to creating a porch you love. With our Front Porch Illustrator you can actually see how a home's appearance can change with various porch designs and landscaping. We also show you several of the porches from various angles: from the street, close-up and view from above. Try our Front Porch Illustrator.

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

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 Railings: Options, Designs, and Installation Tips

Porch railings not only add safety but also style to your porch. Explore your options before you build or remodel. From wood deck, wrought iron, lattice panels, and steel cable to glass panels, knee walls, and more, we have plenty of railing ideas for you to explore. Easy calculations, installation tips, and code requirements too.

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Porch Designs for Mobile Homes | Mobile Home Porches | Porch Ideas for Mobile Homes

Use our porch designs for mobile homes to find the right one for your home. Wefeature many different design ideas along with specific ideas for mobile home porches. You also have access to a myriad of other residential porch designs and ideas you can use for mobile home too.

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Deck Waterproofing | Deck Drainage | Waterproof Deck

Deck waterproofing expands your outdoor living space by making the area under your porch or deck usable for family and friends. Transform that unusable space into an entertainmentarea complete with finished ceilings, comfortable lighting, fans, and more. Now you'll have space for a sunroomor three season room in areas not otherwise suitable. A DEK Drain® system may be then answer.

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Welcome to Porchology 101

Welcome to Porchology 101 - short videos (mostly!) to answer questions about porches for our readers. From designing to building to decorating.

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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 porchoptions and find a myriad of designs to include in your perfect screened in porch.

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Replace a Porch Column the Easy Way

We show you how to replace a porch column so you can determine whether it is a good DIY project or you need to hire a contractor. It is really easy to replace frontporch columns given you have basic carpentry skills.

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Hang An Outdoor Thermometer Clock | Large Outdoor Clock | Wall Mounted Outdoor Clock

We show you how to easily hang an outdoor thermometer clock on vinyl columns along with other important tips. Outdoor thermometer clocks are not only functional but appealing as well. They range from nostalgic clocks that mimic those found in old railroad stations to atomic clocks.

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Front Lawn Landscaping Ideas | Front Yard Landscaping Ideas | Front Porch Landscaping

See our front lawn landscaping ideas come to life through before and after photos along with a landscape plant guide to help you create your own front porch or yard landscaping design.

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Updating Front Porch Posts | Front Porch Columns | Wood Porch Posts

Updating front porch posts can be a DIY project if you have intermediate skills. John and Sherry of Young House Love updated their colonial-style wood porch posts into more chunky square porch posts. Now their front porch columns match their carport and the rest of their mid-century ranch homes in their neighborhood. If you are remodeling a ranch home, then you may want to begin with your front porch.

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Tongue and Groove Floor On Porch

Tongue and groove floor on porch over interior space can be sealed to prevent water from dripping into the room. Discover two options to one, improve your tongue and groove flooring andtwo, increase the usability of the space below.

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Sunroom Designs | Sunroom Ideas | Pictures of Sunrooms

Use our sunroom designs and pictures of sunrooms to create the perfect three season room. Finding the right design for your sunroom - one that fits both your home and your lifestyle - is an important first step. We have plenty of Sunroom ideas and pictures to help you get started.

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Sunflower Decorations for Your Porch

Sunflower decorations are perfect for your autumn porch decorating. If you would like some sunflower decor ideas, please stop by our porch to see the autumn decorating ideas we have to share. From a sunflower painting to sunflower pillows and a sunflower wreath.

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Small Cabin House Plans | Small Cabin Floor Plans | Small Cabin Construction

See these unique small cabin house plans with porches; there's a plan to fit everybudget and all are easy to build. Small cabin floor plans are easy to read and modify to fit your needs.Whether you build it yourself or hire a contractor, plans are sufficiently detailed to ensure accuracymaking the construction process easier

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Inspiring Screen Porches Pictures

We have screen porches pictures (beautiful custom porches) to help you envision possibilities. Whether you have a small porch or large outdoor room, see how the right design, furnishings, and materials can transform your outdoor space. Find ideas for fireplaces, outdoor rugs, lighting, and so much more.

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Screened Porch Kits Considerations and More

Screened porch kits are great DIY projects, some can be completed in a weekend. Others, custom made, will make an ideal porch enclosure, 3 season porch, or even a sun room. Before erecting, check outthese considerations. Enjoy your outdoor time in complete comfort. You have lots of options from which to choose.

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