White Porch Comfortable furniture covered in weather-resistant fabric makes this wide front porch feel like an extension of the living room. Mirrors on the wall reflect the trees in the yard, while pale blue paint on the ceiling mimics fair-weather sky.
Colors wrong for Gretna, but lovely porch. Small-scale white wicker seating pieces were purchased at Pier 1 Imports that wouldn't overpower the small back porch. Beige-and-white striped cushions were made to fit the chairs and sofa.
Make a Pallet Flower Display: Pretty up a boring backyard corner with this pallet-turned-display case. Fill with an array of potted plants in the summer, then switch to pumpkins or pinecones for the autumn months.