Inspiring Ways to Perk Up Your Patio With Just Paint (or Chalk!)
Feeling like your outdoor space is looking a little… gray? The right decor can help a lot, but there’s nothing quite as impactful as actually taking brush to concrete and making over the space. We collected a handful of smart ideas that can transform a porch, patio or balcony with just a can of paint (or maybe even a box of chalk, for the renters).
Ragging the walls and more Cobblestones
Round two on the floors at the new Reading store had Colin taking over completely after about 5 hours of squatting and shifting across the floor. I couldn't take it anymore! My knees and butt were worn out and any muscles found in the gluteus maximus were being rediscovered with a vengeance and they begged me to be kind and knock it off!! So at about 4 in the afternoon I switched to ragging the walls. At least I could stand and climb a ladder and when I got down low I could plop onto the…
Soft gray decking boards paired with bold black rails brings a contemporary flavor to this outdoor space. Glass balusters were used to maximize a scenic view on one side of the deck whereas sleek metal balusters were used elsewhere for a unique and customized design. | west-county.archadeck.com on houzz
HOME TOUR // PATIO
It seems I usually finish projects at the worst time. And of course since it's now September, our patio is finally done. haha Either way, I'm obsessed with our new outdoor space.Our existing deck looked pretty rough when we first bought the house. I imagine it's been there since the house was…
How to Paint a Design on Your Porch Floor
how to paint a design on your porch floor, flooring, painting, porches, Paint dry base coat Make width of the larger template based on an even number of floorboards Create a second proportional oval template Start at center position large template using floorboards as a guide and outline with chalk
Hang Outdoor Christmas Wreaths to Charm Your Home
Outdoor Christmas wreaths can make an ordinary porch extraordinary for the holiday season. See how these Christmas wreath decorations add immense appeal and maximize their effect with garlands and valances. See pictures of our showcase home all decked out for Christmas.