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Generations ago, the porch was the “living room” of the home. It was the social spot — a place to converse with neighbors, cool off in summer and watch kids as they played in the front yard. Porch swings and glasses of lemonade became symbols of the simple life, but as houses, neighborhoods and air conditioning evolved, families headed indoors or to the backyard instead. Today, it is making a comeback as homeowners look to channel those relaxing olden days with sunrooms, front stoops and wraparounds. More
Beautiful home on Lake Keowee with English Arts and Crafts inspired details. The exterior combines stone and wavy edge siding with a cedar shake roof. Inside, heavy timber construction is accented by reclaimed heart pine floors and shiplap walls. The three-sided stone tower fireplace faces the...
Rustic LakehouseWright Design
Screened Porch Get AwayArlington Home Interiors
600sf patio addition to an existing traditional home. Use of stone for patio, benches and columns. Stained tongue & groove pine ceiling. Heavy timber beams.
Griller's Paradise708 Studios, LLC
Side porch at the 2012 Southern Living Idea House in Senoia, Georgia, with a traditional "haint blue" ceiling.
Renovation: Senoia FarmhouseHistorical Concepts
Lime plaster straw bale construction. All structural and finish materials reclaimed. Designed by Jack Thomas Associates, PC - http://jtapc.com. Photo by KuDa Photography.
Straw bale houseKuDa Photography
In order for the kitchen to serve the back porch, I designed the window opening to be a glass garage door, with continuous granite countertop. It's perfect.
Architectural DetailsRice and Brown Architects