Modern Dogtrot Home | Screened Porch | SouthernLiving.com Great additional of ceiling fans. No skylights, though, to avoid the heat of the midday sun. Screened in walls allow the bedroom doors to be open to fresh air without the bug factor.
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Contrary to what you may think, dinky decks and cramped patios make tight spaces seem even smaller. Marquette crafted his arbor from cedar posts set atop concrete pads. Drawing inspiration from a lone cedar tree that grew in his backyard, the resourceful designer got posts from area tree-trimming companies to build the 12- by 12-foot structure that covers his entire patio space.