Porches are much more than spots to enjoy the outdoors. Well-decorated, well-planned porches can boost curb appeal, exhibit a homeowner's style, and extend practical living space. Here are 16 ideas to inspire your own porch designs.
an arbor covering the narrow side yard between the house and the fence. opportunity for a "secret garden". Water feature, flowers, bird feeders whatever you desire. Would be nice between house and detached garage too.
Outdoor Living When attached to the house, a dining pergola like this can more easily be fitted with amenities such as wiring for a ceiling fan. This patio is large enough to accommodate more than one dining group as well. I'm all about outdoor living!