House in Mill Valley, California: Designer Leigha Heydt gave it some curb appeal by adding a front porch & providing it with a shingled-cottage style. She describes the exterior as having both “Craftsman shingle style & Spanish Colonial influences.
Porches are much more than spots to enjoy the outdoors. Well-decorated, well-planned porches can boost curb appeal, exhibit a homeowner's style, and extend practical living space. Here are 16 ideas to inspire your own porch designs.