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Front Porch Decorating Ideas

Front Porch Decorating Ideas

Front porches are ideal for relaxing, dining and entertaining, even napping. Get ideas for furniture, lighting and more.

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How to Build a Porch Swing

How to Build a Porch Swing

See how to use tongue-and-groove lumber to create a rustic porch swing.

Step-by-step instructions


Install a Porch Ceiling

Install a Porch Ceiling

Use beadboard to create a clean look for your porch ceiling. Here's how.

Step-by-step instructions

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Top 100 Porches Projects

  1. 1. How To Install Sunpipes

    Learn how to flood a porch with natural light and add ambiance with sunpipes.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  2. 2. Stone Paver Patio (01:00)

    Here are the basics to installing an interlocking stone paver patio.

  3. 3. Let the Sunroom In (20:00)

    A family's cold porch is transformed into a welcoming, heated sunroom.

  4. 4. How to Remove Rust from Railings

    Learn how to easily remove rust from outdoor railings with these step-by-step instructions.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 5. Front Porch Deck (03:36)

    See the installation and finishing of a wood deck.

  6. 6. Brocdorf Drive- Part 2 (04:39)

    A busy family gets some help fixing up their Desperate Landscape.

  7. 7. The Serving Curve (20:01)

    See how this large porch is brought down to size by adding a pass through.

  8. 8. 4th Street Front Porch Repairs (00:01:26)

    Nicole repairs the 4th Street house's rotting front porch floor and rails.

  9. 9. Our Favorite Cottage Gardens From Rate My Space

    See pix of quaint cottage-style gardens sent in by DIY Network viewers.

  10. 10. Anatomy of a Porch

    DIY Network lists the terms you need to know when you're are considering porch roof repair.

  11. 11. Standing Tall (20:00)

    One of the tallest guys in the neighborhood gives Jason a tall order.

  12. 12. Keeping Green In Its Place (00:22)

    Don't like the green growing on unpainted cement or stucco? Try this trick.

  13. 13. Front Porch Addition (20:00)

    This couple wants to add an open porch to the flat front of their home.

  14. 14. Brocdorf Drive- Part 3 (05:29)

    A busy family gets some help fixing up their Desperate Landscape.

  15. 15. How To Repair Porch Columns

    Utilizing old photos, "ghosting" from previous fixtures and pieces of the old column as guides, learn how to create new porch columns a...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
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