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These porches and other outdoor spaces prove the best room in your house could be outside.

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Use our easy decorating tips to pretty up your porch with...
Entertaining pros share their secrets for elevating the...
Spruce up the curb appeal of your home by adding touches...

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Turn an inexpensive basket into a miniature garden with our simple paint...
How to Make a Twig Terrarium
Follow our step-by-step instructions to learn how to create tiny...
How to make a tiny terrarium
Whether you make terrariums for your home or for gifts, these petite...
Here’s how to create a simple pond in a pot so you can enjoy water lilies...
Street-Sign Window Box
Pair a vintage street sign with a salvaged container for a window box...
Chicago co-author of Rooted in Design, Tara Heibel shows artistic ways to...

More Home Ideas

Mudroom storage with classic style.
Transform a cluttered mudroom or entryway into a calm, organized space....
A tumbledown farmhouse gave two design pros a chance to experiment without...
A passion for Japan indigo colors an Indiana couple’s lives—from seed to...
Seeking space to exhale, a Chicago family heads to Indiana’s countryside,...
Even if you don’t have this Michigan cottage’s view, its details can bring...
Rocketing back from its Space Age heyday, midcentury modern style—and this...
House Tour: Full House, Full Color
In a home bustling with eight kids, finding a little peace and quiet is...
Peek into the kitchen of one of the region’s most-respected design teams:...

Decorate Your Desktop

Enjoy the beauty of Midwest beaches and lakes on your...
Download free lighthouse wallpaper images from our...
Enjoy the beauty of the Midwest on your computer with some...

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