They say that all good artists steal from each other. Not literally, of course -- but creative types do glean inspiration from the projects and ideas of those around them. In that spirit of sharing, let these 15 fantastic ideas stir your creative juices to pump up the pretty (and the practical) of your outdoor porch.
12 Inspirational DIY Porch and Deck Ideas
DIY porch deck ideas to keep you busy all summer long. Inspiration from some of your favorite Home and DIY Bloggers.
What's the Difference Between a Patio and a Porch?
Let's see: both patios and porches are paved, outdoor living spaces with outdoor furniture. They both can be in the front or back yards of a house. And both can be covered, with an overhead roof. So what, really, is the difference between the two? ...
Rescreening a Porch in 6 Steps: An Easy Springtime DIY Project
Rescreening a porch can be a vital step to getting your home ready for summer. This simple step-by-step guide will take you through the process.
25 Beautiful, Budget Ideas for Patios and Porches
Update your outdoor spaces on the cheap with these designer ideas.
What Is a Patio Home? (Hint: It Has Nothing to Do With a Porch)
What is a patio home? Well, it's not a house with a porch out front.
The 22 Sneakiest Ways to Add Storage to Your Deck, Porch, or Patio
From double-duty furniture to compact containers, these sneaky storage ideas keep your gardening tools, entertaining supplies, and backyard staples from running amok.
10 Sensational Screened-In Porches
Summer is finally here and that means lots of time spent outside. Sometimes it can be a bit too warm to feel comfortable outside and that's where a screened-in porch comes in handy. With a [...]
DIY-ify: 8 Pretty Porch Makeovers
8 Pretty Porch Makeovers! Don't ignore your outdoor living space. Check out these inspiring pretty porch makeovers from some amazing bloggers.
What Homeowners are Searching for on Porch
Curious to know what everyone is searching for on Porch? In 2014, the most popular search terms for professionals were "painter," "plumber," and "handyman."
When Chris Dawson of Peachtree City, Georgia, built a treehouse for his family, it appeared to give him the idea that adding on a screened-in porch to his home would be an easy DIY project.
50 Incredible Ways With Porch Swings
Sit back, relax and say, ‘Ahhhh’ with this photo roundup featuring the favorite summer spot.
50 Beautiful Ways With Porch Swings
Sit back, relax and say ‘ahhh’ with a photo roundup featuring this favorite summer lounge spot
How to Create a Beautiful Fall Porch
I recently showcased our fall porch and had several questions regarding what pumpkins I used, how I created the wreath, and what I used to attach the corn shocks to the columns. I thought I would share some tips today on how to create a beautiful fall porch using natural and neutral elements Tip 1: Mix real, faux, and painted pumpkins/gourds together. I believe that the real thing always looks best. However, sometimes it's just not practical to use all real pumpkins. Faux…
Inspiration: How to Decorate a Porch
10 Best Holiday Porches
These 10 best holiday porches will inspire you to create a warm and inviting front porch to welcome guests for the upcoming holiday season.
10 Fun + Fabulous Front Porch Ideas
I am back with another outdoor living post, 10 fun + fabulous ideas for decorating your front porch. Have you been eager to get your outdoor spaces feeling stylish again? I know I have! For the past 3 weeks I have been working on a little patio challenge for the #10days10patios event, which I will be revealing on Sunday. Now that the patio is done, it's onto my front porch. I love to re-invent this space each year. I find as I get…
9 DIY Welcome Mats to Add Instant Charm to Your Porch
Like a smiling face, a charming porch makes a great first impression.