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Make Your Country Porch Cozy with a Fire Pit

Make Your Country Porch Cozy with a Fire Pit

Some days and evenings can get cool, even in the summer time. You can still enjoy a cozy country porch with the addition of a fire pit. Self-contained and safe, you can send that chill packing on your porch or patio. Enjoying your country porch can be much easier with a fire pit that fits […]

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Stripes & Florals Go Together

Stripes & Florals Go Together

When creating your country porch look, don’t be afraid to mix striped and floral patterns in the fabric. Even include plaids and checks to your look. Choose one color as your base color, which should be the main one. But then add pieces like throw pillows or table covers with just a touch of that […]

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A Country Porch Can be a Patio or Deck

A Country Porch Can be a Patio or Deck

Written by on December 25, 2013 in Creating a Country Porch, Decorating a Country Porch with 1 Comment

When we are talking about a country porch, we’re talking about a look and a feel. An inviting world of comfort and grace. A world that brings to mind lazy days of summer relaxation. We’re taking the joys of home to the outside. If you don’t have a big, wrap-around porch, you can still have […]

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Small Accents Make a Big Difference

Small Accents Make a Big Difference

The addition of small accents to your country porch can make a big difference in your look. When you think of your own home and those homes you have liked when you visited or saw them in magazines, you know some of what goes into a country porch that you will also like. It’s often […]

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Add a Rocking Chair Vignette to Your Country Porch

Add a Rocking Chair Vignette to Your Country Porch

Rocking chairs just beg to be added to your country porch look. These styles make a great way to bring back the charm and ease of a by-gone era. Creating a Relaxing Nook Grouping your rocking chair into a small vignette or nook will bring even more charm. Vignette’s are simply a focused area that […]

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Offset and Free-Standing Porch Umbrellas

Offset and Free-Standing Porch Umbrellas

If your outdoor living space is not shaded well, you certainly want to add some kind of umbrella to give you relief from the mid-day sun. A free-standing one that is offset from the center makes a great shade option. The Value of Free Standing Umbrellas When you have a free standing umbrella, you have […]

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With Summer Comes Time to Replace Chair Cushions

With Summer Comes Time to Replace Chair Cushions

With the summer season in full swing, you may be thinking about replacing your chair cushions and seat pads. You may have already seen some fading and/or wear on your cushions. Or you may just be ready for an updated look. New Furniture and The Cushions that Come with Them It’s not uncommon, and certainly […]

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Spruce Up Your Country Porch with Coastal Effects

Spruce Up Your Country Porch with Coastal Effects

Written by on February 20, 2013 in Accents for a Country Porch, Decorating a Country Porch with 1 Comment

You can rest assured that country porches are located by the oceans as well. So if you like a more nautical or seaside effect, you can still add that to your country porch look. Talented designer and writer, Mandee Sears, has created a great page to show you how to bring the coastal effects to […]

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Take Advantage of Fall Sales for Country Porch Furniture

Take Advantage of Fall Sales for Country Porch Furniture

Written by on September 27, 2012 in Country Porch Furniture with 1 Comment

For many of us, the season to spend lots of time on our country porch is coming to an end. That means many retails are trying to get rid of their summer porch furniture. Take advantage of those sales and get yourself a new piece or two. But, be aware that any cushions that come […]

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Country Colors | Country Porch Look

Country Colors | Country Porch Look

Written by on August 23, 2012 in Country Porch Color Schemes with 1 Comment

When you are thinking about your color scheme for your Country Porch, you may want to know what combinations work well with the feel and look of a Country Porch. Although you are certainly not limited by traditional country color schemes, these are some that work well within this effect. French Country Colors These are […]

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