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Farmhouse Restoration Idea House Tour

These ideas from our first-ever renovation of a historic home offer inspiration for floors, ceilings, and everything else—including the kitchen sink!
  • Kaye Kiker

    Foyer - Idea House Photo Tour - Southern Living Foyer Open up and say "aah." A wide, dogtrot-like central hallway runs straight from the front door to the back, letting natural light and traffic flow easily. Frame the doors with portieres. Burlap draperies held in place with rope tiebacks add texture and give the entry the feel of a well-appointed room.

  • Eileen Moore Klasko

    Front Door Curtains Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel, and Decor

  • Randi Opliger

    I love the idea of curtains at the door! I could see this at my front door with the "pipe" curtain rod!

  • Laura Patterson

    white stairs, burlap curtains, wood floors, wide entryway. Foyer - Idea House Photo Tour - Southern Living

Decor, Ideas, The Doors, Southern Living, Curtains Rods, Front Doors, Burlap Curtains, House, Entryway

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2012 Idea House: Farmhouse Restoration | Stairs Paint your handrail high-gloss black. It's a look that is handsome and durable. "A touch of black gives a room definition," says Paige. Turn the stairwell into a gallery. Start by hanging two or three larger pieces along the wall, and then fill in with smaller ones. Mix the subject matter and frame styles for more interest.

Drapes to cover side windows and door at night, or whenever they want a little more privacy. I LOVE this look!!!!!

curtains in front of the front door windows.

Do-It-All Drawers If all you have room for in your entryway is a narrow console table, it's important that you make the most of it. Divided drawers can store daily essentials, such as car keys and electronics, and keep clutter out of sight. A shelf at the bottom of this table also corrals a collection of board games.

A tufted chesterfield sofa covered in family-friendly Sunbrella fabric adds scale and traditional style. Tip: A large sofa needs large pillows—ours are 26 inches square.

Southern Living idea house 2012 Love the trophy collection and crackle painted chest