Perfect Patios and Porches
I love porches yet I don't have the one I dream of so I settle for improvising with a back and front patio.
My next home is having a porch!!
15 Easy DIY Projects to Make Your Backyard Awesome • A great roundup that has tons of Ideas and Tutorials for you! Including (from lowes), this simple fire pit project.
Maximise Vertical Space: Layering or stacking in a small area is a design technique to add visual interest and make the most of available space. Getting pots & garden decor items up off the ground with a ladder and on a windowsill are 2 easy ways to grow vertically. More sunlight, less pests & easier access. More vertical garden tips @ http://themicrogardener.com/15-helpful-design-tips-for-vertical-gardens/ | The Micro Gardener ladder, garden whimsy, jardin, potted plants, plant stands, garden tips, plant pots, old wood, flower pots
Solar Light Centerpiece. Very good idea.
barrel as a Patio end table...and someday I'll be able to put something pretty and breakable on it!
Inspiration for creating a retreat in a small yard
Tracy Lawrence's Paint me a Birmingham.... Make it look just the way I planned A little house on the edge of town Porch goin� all the way around Put her there in the front yard swing Cotton dress make it, early spring.. luv that song and this porch makes me think of it. sweet tea, southern style, rocking chairs, dream homes, southern porches, dream porch, hous, wrap around porches, front porches
Concrete stones path - DIY - this would be perfect for the area between the house and the back driveway... perfect!!
Pots on a wall for a patio terrace garden
I love my front porch. It is as welcoming as this one.....comfortable big white wicker rockers .....wisteria covering one end for natural air conditioning.....waving to neighbors....and listening to the lake. fern, southern style, outdoor living, summer porch, southern porches, patio, garden, hanging baskets, front porches
I have always wanted a house with a porch swing!! ♥♥♥ I have an old long and narrow sign that would make a great back to a swing and give it some rustic charm! #CountyLiving @Country Living Magazine #DreamPorch @DreamPorch screen porches, idea, porch swings, sleeping porch, bed, outdoor room, patio, hous, screened porches