Aug , Redoing the flooring, adding porch railing, painting the home s exterior seafoam green and investing in comfortable outdoor seating all helped make the space an Covered porches are, by nature, shadowy, but the addition of seating, pillows or throws in bright colors can make them feel more inviting.
Apr , Historically, a general rule for optimum viewing distance from the television is times the diagonal length of screen Keep in mind inches) So that inch television should be installed with the bottom of the screen at inches above the floor Properly entertain outside with comfy patio furniture.
Aug , Japanese homes tend to be small and situated close to one another, whether in urban or rural settings Yet key features of traditional Japanese residential design ensure privacy, natural light, protection from the elements and contact with the outdoors no matter the size of the house or its location.
Dec , Floor The homeowners kept the existing cherry floor but had it sanded and refinished Pendant light Brigham AK, Luminaire Authentik Contemporary Kitchen The island countertop is covered with multiple tile pieces (see first photo in this story) that echo the subway tile pattern Cabinets A two tone
Jun , This is the floor plan prior to the remodel Houzz Tour Ranch House Tweaks Yield Big Results AFTER Here is the plan after You can see that a formal dining room takes the place of the old kitchen In back of it are a few rooms that make a big difference two screened in porches and a mudroom.
Jul , The veranda on a couple s Carolina island vacation home is a favorite spot for eating breakfast and relaxing.
Jun , Paint words on the steps, front walk or porch floor for a personal touch Rustic Porch by Cassie Daughtrey Realogics Sotheby s Realty Cassie Daughtrey Realogics Sotheby s Realty Monogram it Oversize monograms are a fun way to set your house apart from the neighbors Embellish plain letters from
Sep , The sleeping porch on the second floor and the screened in porch below enjoy views of the swimming pool and rolling landscape Farmhouse Deck by HS Architecture HS Architecture The kitchen opens to a deck made of reclaimed poplar and connects to the breezeway that leads to the original house.
Feb , Bask in your very own heated haven, indoors or out This overview will get you off to a glowing start.
Nov , ROTD Raleigh Hills Sunroom A floor plan shows the existing living room on the left and the new sunroom on the right, and depicts the continuous rhythm of the post and mullion spacing between the two areas Team Brown, Geoff Harker and Jason Didion of Brown Architect Henry Brown
Apr , Before reaching the front door, one passes through a gate made from wood fins and steel, a hint of things to come Contemporary Porch by Dirk Denison Architects Dirk Denison Architects Most of the , square foot residence is on the first floor The spaces overlook a courtyard covered with a glass roof
Nov , Houzz Tour Contemporary Home in the Woods Turns Nature Into Art Wire brushed and whitewashed oak floors create tactile and visual comfort underfoot in the living spaces Skylights The screened porch allows the couple and their family to enjoy the outdoors and expansive views of the woods.
May , With an outdoor movie screen, a patio heater or fan, and scads of entertaining essentials, you may never want to go back inside It s food safe, so you can use it to serve sandwiches and snacks on the porch or cupcakes at a summer party It will also look Infrared Floor Telescoping Patio Heater .
Jul , The main house s living room ceiling features exposed trusses and purlins and rough top longleaf pine flooring that lend a slightly rugged feel to an otherwise contemporary ranch design Farmhouse The owners can take evening refuge on a custom hanging bed in the screened in porch Farmhouse
Jul , The designer set up this screened in porch for easy conversation A varied and layered textural palette that includes bamboo, wicker, jute, zebra prints, rope and birch makes it all the more inviting Farmhouse Porch by Mike Connell Mike Connell Dining This charming cottage in Sonoma, California, is all
Oct , Fireplace Carol Rose floor tile porcelain, Crossville Tile Stone coping and steps inch thermaled Pennsylvania bluestone hot tub Hot Spring fireplace stone dry stacked Tennessee fieldstone fireplace mantel by inch painted steel tube Transitional Sunroom by Steve Gray Renovations Inc.
Oct , A lot of the spaces classified under patio were a combination of covered and uncovered spaces, and so we ll look at some of them in a story on popular porches But this one is a good example of when the patio steals the show The design here creates a pleasant journey from the driveway to the house.
Jun , We typically refer to unattached structures as cabanas and those attached as covered patios By any name, the two can serve the same basic function The advantage to an attached covered patio is convenience and accessibility from the main living space An attached covered patio can truly become an
Sep , Flagstone flooring used around the pool extends into the pool house to create a seamless indoor outdoor transition Rustic Pool by Rustic Patio by Annie O Carroll Interior Design Annie O Carroll The pillows and furniture, covered in Sunbrella upholstery, are ready for wet bathing suits The girls can
Oct , The elegant picnic table marries the warm wood of the ceiling and chandelier with the cooler colors of the floor and lounge furniture While many of these furniture pieces would need to be in a more enclosed porch like this one, this is a great example of how a porch can be a secondary living room, with
May , By placing the porch decking only inches off the ground, she was able to design it without railings, which would have impeded the flow and the views to the Although the family wanted a more open feeling than a screened in porch, they did want an option to close it off sometimes for shade and privacy.