Tag: Porches

Curb Appeal, Comfort & Safety

Curb Appeal, Comfort & Safety

Before and After Pictures of a Project Using Landscaping to Create Curb Appeal, Comfort and Safety for pre-war 1930’s brick ranch.

The Front Porch – An Extension of Your Living Room

The Front Porch – An Extension of Your Living Room

A good front porch is an extension of your home where you can visit with neighbors, entertain or just watch the world go by.

Curb-Appeal: A 2-Week Make-Over

Curb-Appeal: A 2-Week Make-Over

Paint, Lighting, Furniture and Decoration dramatically increase the curb-appeal and charm of a neighborhood 4-Square.

7 Tips for a Backyard Getaway

7 Tips for a Backyard Getaway

Rules for how to create a garden retreat behind, beside or in front of your home.

Living Outdoors in Mosquito Weather

Living Outdoors in Mosquito Weather

A few ideas to keep mosquitos at bay.

A Sense of Place

A Sense of Place

A New Front Porch and Remodeled Entry Garden Welcomes Family and Visitors.

Remodeling within the Existing Footprint – Case Study

Remodeling within the Existing Footprint – Case Study

Remodeling within the existing footprint allowed this family to live their dream.

A Stone Terrace To Take Advantage of Views

A Stone Terrace To Take Advantage of Views

This 1930’s home off Sligo Creek in Silver Spring, MD didn’t have an easy way to take advantage of it’s sylvan setting. The nicest views were from the front but zoning set-back requirements prohibited adding on in that direction.