This DIY outdoor privacy screen, with its horizontal slats and dark stain, is as gorgeous as it is functional. Caitlin Ketcham of Desert Domicile designed it to make her covered patio a little more co (Block Porch Step)
On this wide front porch, extra-large planters full of ferns and creeping Jenny echo the green of the landscaping. Bold stripes on chair cushions and paper lanterns add modern kick, plus the black-and-white scheme is oh-so-trendy.
Sun room project: Cozy livingroom with large window seats with built-in storage cubbies for wicker baskets, a wicker ottoman doubling as a coffee table, and lots of pretty windows giving the space a bright, airy feel.
Having a kitchen outside makes entertaining company a breeze. This added luxury has quickly become a desired feature for home-buyers. An outdoor kitchen patio creates an alluring ambiance that enhances your open-air experience.
A motorized retractable screen tempers nature’s extremes—glaring sun and buzzing insects—to ensure a pleasant gathering. More porch ideas: http://www.midwestliving.com/homes/outdoor-living/45-ideas-for-warm-and-welcoming-porches/?page=33