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Hanging Baskets | Hanging Flower Baskets | Home Landscaping Photos

Hanging baskets add immense curb appeal and color to your porch. They can also provide privacy if placed strategically on your porch. We offer tips on selecting the right basket, planting and watering your beautiful hanging flower baskets.

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Front Porch Appeal Newsletter April 2019 | 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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Porch Enclosures - Ten Great Ideas to Consider

Our ideas for porch enclosures are ideal for creating yourown outdoor living area and will fit almost any budget. Protect yourself from the elements, reduce your cooling bills, and add lots of appeal. Explore everthing from outdoor curtainsand DIY screen porch kits to preconstructed wall assemblies.

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Porch Columns Design Options for Curb Appeal and More

Front porch columns support more than your roof; they add lots of style and appeal too. Columns for your porch come in a variety of styles ranging from traditonal wood, stone, and brick to vinyl. Let usgive you ideas for the right columns for your home.

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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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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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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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Ranch Home Porches Add Appeal and Comfort

Ranch home porches add both curb appeal and functionality to these popular home designs. See all of your options for designing your front porch on your ranch home. Explore ranch home designs with porches where it's new constuction or remodeling - you will be delightedwith all of your ranch porch options.

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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. Enclose your porch, deck, and even convert your garage to an outdoor room!

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Porch Ceiling | Beadboard Ceiling | Vinyl Beadboard

A porch ceiling need not be boring. Are you thinking of plywood, vinyl beadboard or tongue and groove? A great ceiling adds lots of charm. Do you know why many are painted blue?

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Outdoor Curtains | Outdoor Curtain Panels | Porch Curtains

Outdoor curtains and outdoor drapes make nice porch enclosures. It's an easy and relatively inexpensive way to create privacy, ambiance, and add a lot of curb appeal to your porch. Porch curtains block wind, rain, and sun to allow for more comfortable outdoortime.

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Porch Foundations | Porch Repairs | Porch Footing

Porch foundations are essential to the overall structure of your porch. Consider slope, materials, and water runoff. Keep up with porch repairs and maintenance.

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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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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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Building a Porch Roof | Porch Roof Framing

Building a porch roof requires basic carpentry and porch roof framing knowledge. We show you the steps involved and calculations required for buildng a roof for your porch or constructing one over your deck or patio. We show you how both a typical rafter style porch and truss roof area constructed.

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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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DIY Garden Bench Project

Use our DIY garden bench in your yard or on your porch or evenin your home. We show you how we constructed our garden bench from start to finish. It will lookfantastic no matter where you choose to use it. Perfect as an outdoor garden bench, it will becomean heirloom piece.

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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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Fireplace Wood Mantel Ideas

We've gathered a few fireplace wood mantel ideas for your screened porch or family room. Wood fireplace mantel shelves provide options for showcasing your fireplace and interior rooms. Wood mantel shelves are not only versatile but also beautiful as well. And we found a special wood mantel that is hollow so that you can hide your wires and cable boxes. It's handmade by The Porch Company in Nashville TN.

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Lovely Screen Porch Ideas for Your Furnishings and Amenities

Our screen porch ideas begin with an amazing photo gallery of beautifully designed and furnished screened porches. Immerse yourself in our photos and informationto design your perfect screen porch enclosure. See fireplace, furniture, flooring, and interior designideas.

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Awnings for Porch | Porch Awnings | Porch Enclosures

Awnings for porch allow extended seasonal use and enjoyment. Porch awnings can save on energy costs and add pleasant curb appeal to your home.

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Aluminum Porch Awning | Metal Porch Awning

An aluminum porch awning is one of the more popular awnings for porches. It looks great, is low maintance, and is affordable.

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Tiny House Designs | Tiny House Plans | DIY Tiny House

Our tiny house designs feature front porches along with floor plans, and diy instructions.You can easily build a tiny home from these DIY tiny house plans in short order.

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The Beauty of a Porch | Front Porch Decorating | Front Porch Makeover

The beauty of a porch has never been more true. See all the wonderful porch pictures and stories submitted to us. Stop by to get porch makeover ideas galore. Some inspiring stories and pictures from our readers.

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Cool Garden Art that Looks Like Stained Glass

This cool garden art is made from melting pony beads in a cookie sheet. Our original ideas was to make a faux stained glass panel to go above our porch swing, but the end result is more suited for whimsical garden art. If you are looking for yard art ideas, you might like this garden art in watercolors that we did in one afternoon. Learn how to melt pony beads or maybe we can tell you better how not to melt pony beads. Come and see our ad-hoc pony bead pattern. You can design your cool garden art anyway you like!

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Fireplace Mantel Decorating Ideas

Use our fireplace mantel decorating ideas to create wonderful focal points for your home, screenedporch, or three season room. Whether decorating for the holidays or to enhance the look of your room, your mantel shelf canbe enjoyed year round. Get ideas for the seasons too.

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Fireplace Mantel Decorating Ideas

Use our fireplace mantel decorating ideas to create wonderful focal points for your home, screenedporch, or three season room. Whether decorating for the holidays or to enhance the look of your room, your mantel shelf canbe enjoyed year round. Get ideas for the seasons too.

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Front Porch Appeal Newsletter March 2019 | 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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Porch Hand Rails - Designs, Kits and More

Porch hand rails add a measure of safety to your front porchor deck. Discover design, installation, and hand rail DIY kit options that will save you money.Know how to build them correctly to ensure users maintain balance and support.

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Tornado Storm Shelters - Tornado Shelters for Homes - Sharing the Safe Porch

Tornado storm shelters can not only save your life but also add value to your home. See how you can easily integrate a safe tornado shelter right in your porch to provide a quick escape in severe weather makingthem an excellent option for mobile homes and homes without basements.Tornado shelters provide maximum safety and security during the worst of times and can be installed quickly.

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