The sun gently dips below the horizon, and the fireflies light up the lawn. Gentle summer breezes ruffle your hair, as you sit back and relax on the porch: your very own summer sanctuary. Night or day, a personal porch provides additional living space that can be used to relax and entertain friends. Whether you already have an existing porch that could use a spruce up, or if you are considering a new porch, we hope these 10 pretty porches can serve as your inspiration for porch possibilities.
This amazing covered porch has it all, including a firepit and a personal spa. It is outdoor living at its finest.
Indoor-Outdoor materials create a pleasant area that offers a casual "living room" design feel, proving that you don't need four walls to feel completely at home.
Real Mahogany ceilings and a fireplace bring true elegance to this home porch, while greatly increasing the value of the property. The natural IPE wood flooring stands up to the weather for minimal maintenance.
The egg chair gets a new twist with a modern, airy design that works well with this long and narrow porch.
This custom open porch features a real pine ceiling, a built-in stone fireplace and a TV enclosure for maximum comfort in an open concept design.
A lovely idea for a front porch, this white on white design offers organic shapes with clean lines. The hanging chair with fluffy cushion adds a bit of clean whimsy.
This versatile screened-in porch offers the pleasure of indoors or out. There is plenty of space to transform this porch into anything you want it to be, from quiet reading nook to venue for a child's birthday party.
The perfect porch for outdoor entertaining, this bright space features white furniture and blue cushions that perfectly set the scene, inspiring the thought that a good porch complements the view.
A true outdoor room, this porch features brick flooring, a significant stone fireplace and medieval-inspired light fixture.
Oh what fun to have a secret porch of your own. Trained flowering vines form a pretty scented frame on this picture perfect porch that is tucked away from prying eyes.
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