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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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Container Gardening Ideas You Can Use

Container gardening is easy and fun and is perfect for a porch, deck, patio, or balcony. From traditional to self-watering planters, there are options you need to know. Tips for selecting the right plants, soil,lighting, and more. For healthy herbs, vegetable gardening, tomatoes or flowers, we help you get started.

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Porch Floor Paint | Porch Paint | Porch Painting

Porch floor paint should be easy to apply and last a long time. Selectingthe right paint and preparation are key to creating a beautiful porch floor.

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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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Great Front Porch Designs Illustrator on a Two Story Home

Great front porch designs are the first step to a perfect porch. Use our Two Story Home Front Porch Illustrator to help you visualize how a home can change with various styles of porches and landscaping. We also have a Ranch Home Design Illustrator. We show you pictures of conceptual porches up-close, from the street, from above and either side. We have so many front porch ideas.

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Yard Art Pictures | Garden Decor Gazing Balls

Yard art pictures from Barberville Yard Art Emporium in Florida.If you're wanting ceramic yard art, seasonal yard art or metal yard art ideas, oh my - this is a wonderful place to visit.The two of us couldn't believe the garden outdoor decor yard art they had here. Want to take up your garden decor a notch?

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Waterproofing a Porch Floor | Waterproofing a Wood Floor | Two Story Porch

Waterproofing a porch floor involves several measures when you build your porch. Wayne S. has a question about a two story porch that leaks from the upper porch floor to the lower. We along with Vintage Woodworks offer some advice and thoughts.

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Shed Design Plans | Small Cabin Plans | Easy to Build Cabin Plans

We found some shed design plans that are are perfect for DIY building sheds and include small cabin plans and bunk house plans, too. Some even have charming front porches.

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Spring Porch Decorating with Forsythias | Porch Decorating Ideas

Spring porch decorating with forsythias! We painted simple forsythias to create wall art and adorable pillows for our porch.Looking for spring porch decorating ideas? Please stop by to see what we have.

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Spring Decorating Ideas with a Tulip Theme

Spring decorating ideas with a tulip theme. Our ideas for pillow toppers, signs and banners are cheerful and easy to make. No need for talent, just a bit of enthusiasm, a paintbrush and some fabric and wood. Dave and I enjoyed spring cleaning our porch and decorating it with springtime freshness.

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Small Cottage House Plans with Amazing Porches

These small cottage house plans are under 1500 square feet of modest, cozy dwellings,all with porches! Although small in size, cottage home plans offer lots of amenities and comfort. Perfect as a primaryresidence, cottages are also adaptable as cabins or retreats. You'll find a wide array of styles, one of which is sureto meet your needs.

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Front Porch Appeal Back Issues | Online Magazine for Front Porch Ideas and More

List of back issues for Front Porch Appeal, our free online magazine chock full of porch ideas, tips and pictures. You'll enjoy the free gift we offer just for signing up.

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Flower Pot Trellis Ideas

A flower pot trellis enables you to grow beautiful climbing flowers. You can also use trellises for growing delicious garden vegetables for delectable summer meals. Have you ever tried making an invisible trellis? We show you how.

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Exterior Mobile Home Improvements for Appeal and Value

Our selected exterior mobile home improvements add not only value but alsoimmediate gratification. Improve the look and comfort of your mobile or manufactured home with these easyto do improvements, from siding and doors, to porch additions and carports. Find the perfect improvementfor your budget too.

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Exterior House Trim Ideas| Outdoor House Trim | Brackets and Spandrels

Use our exterior house trim ideas to create both a unique look and lots of curb appeal. If you are looking for exterior trim ideas, Victorian homes make lovely use of colorful outdoor trim. We show you ideas for spandrels, brackets, gable decorations, running trim and more.

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Country Porch Decorating Ideas | Country Porch | Front Porch Decorating

Country porch decorating ideas can turn any porch into a country porch. Use items from your own home or scour flea markets for great novelty country items.

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Adding Life to Your Backyard | Back Yard Options | Backyard Makeover Ideas

Adding life to your backyard comes in many shapes and forms. Our neighbors added an adjoining deck off their screened porchand created a most relaxing backyard oasis. Come see these creative backyard options and also get some backyard party ideas.

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Build a Front Porch in the City

Build a Front Porch in the City: It took most of the summer, but Steven and his son built a front porch addition onto Steven's ranch home. He shares the story and porch pictures with us right here!

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Brigham City Porch Parade | Porch Pictures | Porch Decorating Contest

We share the Brigham City Porch Parade with you. This is their 4th annual porch decorating contest (held in August) and is spearheaded by Marlene Martinez. Come see many of the fun and colorful porch pictures of this hometown event.

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Front Porch: Average Square Footage Cost

It's important to know the average square footage cost of a new porch beforeyou begin building. Although there are many different factors involved, we can give you an idea as to what itwill cost you to build your new front porch. It varies by region and we give you access to that data.

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Scenic Naples California

Naples California, a neighborhood in Long Beach, could be called the Venice of southern California. A small community on three islands connected by canals and the homes have wonderful porches and patios. Neat ideas await.

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Porch Appeal to Sell Your Home - Podcast #27

Porch Appeal to Help Sell Your Home: In Podcast #27, our guest and professional realtor Jeannie Timmons, we explore what buyers expect and how to add curb appeal to make the best first impression. Whether potential buyers see your home online or in person, you only get one chance for that first impression. Give prospective buyer's a great first impression of your home by boosting the curb appeal with our no-nonsense ideas.

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What to Consider Before Building Your Screened Porch with Our Guest, Nancy Moore - Podcast #2

What to Consider Before Building Your Screened Porch. Nancy Moore is the founder of The Porch Company out of Nashville, TN. In Podcast #2, she speaks with Dave and I about what you should consider before building your screened porch. As an experienced designer and builder of all kinds of porches, Nancy has so much insight into how to plan your porch. You will enjoy her lively discussion. Come join us on the porch!

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Front Porch Design Tips - Podcast #6

Front Porch Design Tips: In podcast #6, Gregory Tatsch of Vintage Woodworks discusses the importance of laying out your front porch to account for all of the design features to maximize its functionality, comfort, and aethetics. Learn how length and depth correlate, how to position porch columns properly, match step location with design, and much more.

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Exterior Color Concepts for Your Porch and Home - Podcast #34

Exterior Color Concepts, podcast #34, with our guest Lori Sawaya from the Land of Color.Lori educates us on color concepts and also shares how to choose harmonious colors to go with your exterior using the permanent fixed elements of your home, like the brick, stone, siding or shutters. She also shares the color of the year for 2016 for Ben Moore and it just might surprise you in a big way! Stop by to listen please!

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Porch Lighting | Outdoor Porch Lights | Solar Porch Light

Porch lighting adds warmth, curb appeal, safety, and security. When the porch light is on, you know you're welcome. Learn about outdoor lighting, placement, and control options.Find the perfect lighting system for your porch and home.

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Garden Hose Storage Box Project

Our garden hose storage box projects will help you solve the two problems associatedwith storing and using your garden hose. Stabilize your hose storage box and keep from damaging your plants or knocking over planted pots on or near your front porch or yard.

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How to Install Landscape Lighting | Porch Landscaping Ideas

We provide tips on how to install landscape lighting as part of your overall porch landscaping ideas.

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Landscape Ideas for Your Porch from J. Paul Moore

Try these landscape ideas from professional garden and landscape photography J. Paul Moore to enhancethe beauty of your front porch and yard. We really like his idea for using rain chains instead of downspouts. Use our plant guide to show what works best and how to arrange plants for maximum curb appeal and pleasure.

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Pacific Grove California | Pacific Grove | Front Porch Ideas

Pacific Grove California, also known as Butterfly Town USA, is home to cottagestyle homes and front porches with ocean views. We found a myriad of front porch ideas for you.

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