From screened in numbers to double stacked fixer-uppers, these porches make us want to kick up our feet and take in the view. But, they weren’t always that way. Check out our best before and after porch makeovers.
The homeowner widened and deepened the front stoop, turning it into a porch that’s 28 by 8 feet. Rather than crowd the porch with furniture, dueling porch swings were hung and guests are encouraged to pull out chairs.
The homeowner installed a 10-foot-wide by 30-foot-long iron pergola and planted wisteria, which would turn into a beautiful canopy. She made the overhead lights by transforming pickle jars into pendants.