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Put-your-feet-up visits. Wile-away-an-afternoon daydreams. Lemonade and sugar cookie snacks. A front porch accommodates them all. But first you have to set the stage. Let us help you create one you’...
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Try Mason jars, floating candles, salvaged materials and more for stylish outdoor lighting.
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Fireplaces extend your time outdoors: You can move outside earlier in spring and stay there longer into fall. From fancy to rustic, portable to permanent, find a design to suit your home’s...
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Your backyard is your private retreat. Enhance it by adding touches that make it special: a water feature, comfy seating, lovely plant beds, even just a hammock. Here is some inspiration.
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Find fun and clever ideas for outdoor table decorations for your next party or family gathering.
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Homeowners in Chicago and Columbus, Ohio, share their innovative ideas for extending interior living to the great outdoors.
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Use our easy decorating tips to pretty up your porch with all the cozy comforts of an indoor room. Then sit back, relax and savor summer—alfresco style.
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Create a comfortable, colorful outdoor space with weather-friendly furniture and accessories.
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Enjoy your porch more by enhancing its look and comfort with ideas from these beautiful spaces.
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Furnish your deck or patio with accessories that add an extra layer of comfort and style to outdoor living. Here are 26 suggestions to get you started.

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