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Inspiring Sunroom Decorating Ideas

See these decorative sunroom ideas to maximize your light-filled oasis.

Turn a Porch Into an Outdoor Room with Shutters

Install shutters outdoors to create this character-filled look

Welcoming Front Porch for $286

A little paint and some seating transform a neglected entry area into a charming outdoor room

5 Ways to Paint a Porch Floor

Pro painter Brian Carter’s beautiful ideas to dress up an old porch floor

The Belmont Victorian House: Period Porch Overhaul

The wraparound porch of this Queen Anne puts history front and center in the latest TOH TV house project

Create a Festive Entry Design

Add warmth with soft paint hues, real greenery, and a perch with patina

How to Paint Oversize Blossoms on Your Porch Floor

Decorate your outdoor sanctuary with a large floral design

How to Paint a Colorful Carpet on Your Porch Floor

Give your outdoor room a permanent rug design

Photoshop Redo: Dressing Up a Cookie-Cutter Ranch

Facade improvements, including a new roof and porch, give a simple one-story house an elegant new look

Create a Craftsman-Style Holiday Entry

The earthy tones and nature-themed motifs that define this architectural style make for a festive, welcoming porch

Create an Out of Africa-Style Porch

TOH reader Liz Shivel was just one of dozens of you who proclaimed your love for this breezy outdoor room. Here's how to create a similar look in your yard

Create a Rustic, Wicker-Filled Porch

In this cozy seating area, woven furniture and woodsy accent pieces come together to create a true outdoor living room

Create a Farmhouse Porch

Classic architectural details and vintage furnishings give this outdoor living room timeless style. Here's how you can duplicate the look at your house

Porch Design Solution: Covering a Sun-Drenched Deck

Problem: Most days, the deck was too hot to lounge on Solution: Create a three-season porch for more usable living space

The Three-Season Porch

How to cut costs on a new breezy retreat: Build it from screen doors with panels that swap out for glass

Victorian-Era Porches

The American front porch had its heyday in the late 19th century, when boxy houses gave way to free-form masterpieces. Check out these colorful, highly decorated examples of rocking-chair heaven.

Cast-Iron Newel Posts

With their massive profiles and intricate designs, these architectural beacons of the urban stoop are at once imposing and graceful.


The small covered porch framing a front entry makes a bold, center-of-attention statement about a house's style

The Case for Instant Additions

Prefabricated sunspaces do more than let the sun shine in. They also add living space in less time than it takes to build a traditional addition.

Screening Rooms

Screened porches don't have to be ordinary.