The front porch of this Craftsman bungalow faces south, so it receives direct sun during the warmest part of the day. By adding a pergola for shade and using a cool color plant palette, the space looks and feels cooler than it actually is. Diamond Frost, Blue My Mind, Laguna Sky Blue, Frosty Knight and Opal Innocence are the plants included in this friendly surrounding that simply says 'welcome'…
Outdoor Patio or Pergola: Modern Outdoor Wooden Slat Deck, Love this design.
This week we meet the Ermoian family. This couple had a serious love of all things coastal and wanted that represented throughout their home. They decided on this house because of its potential and the large plot of land it sat on.
I could adapt trellis canopy to fill the gap between Deck and neighbor's Hedge...then hang flower baskets from it…my son just said this is 'neato toledo's i have to pin it…lol. And this would work on our deck and be relatively easy/inexpensive too! :)
<ul><li>This classic Craftsman cottage is not only beautiful to look at but it is functional and cost efficient as well.</li><li>A simple roofline and rectangular foundation shape keeps costs down so you can put the savings into things like energy-efficient appliances and extra insulation.</li><li>The smaller but well functioning living space means less energy is needed over the life of the home.</li><li>An open floor plan and fle...
Here are some design notes when it comes to modern pergola designs. The most common pergola design is to have decorative and somewhat rounded ends on the beam. The easiest way of creating a more modern pergola is to do away with the decorative ends.