To separate the home's front entrance from the highway, designers built concrete walls to frame a small courtyard, using polygal and steel panels to create a bit of transparency on the side of the carport and as a small accent on the street side. Now, the entry circulation comes parallel to the driveway on the street side with bright red doors which match the front door and visually call visitors and clarify the entry sequence.
Dark stained hardwood floors make for a warm welcoming entryway into this craftsman style home. The front door gets a modern update with glass panels set high on the door. Gray walls make a nice contrast with the white molding over the doorway to the next room.
This coastal foyer at the HGTV Smart Home 2013 located in Jacksonville, FL features a stripe patterned wall and an anchor decor centerpiece. A pendant light highlights the blue and white color scheme. Lamps with flower-esque stands adorn the white credenza.
The front entrance of this modern Miami mansion features a cascading waterfall with a stone wall background and reflecting pond. A giant stone wall divides the beautifully landscaped front yard and the four-car garage.
Five-year-old Julian Silva peeks into the driveway from the new side door of the family room, as seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper. Chip and Joanna Gaines rebuilt the crumbling wall and door to give the family a new entrance.
A bold color or a rich stain on an interesting front door can create a positive feeling about a home even before you head inside. This uniquely designed front door helped John Barrentine and Chuck Marquardt of the RED Real Estate Group sell this Hancock Park, Calif., Craftsman quickly.
Leading up to the front door of this home is a stone path that seamlessly blends in with the home's natural surroundings. The front porch boasts beamed timber columns that add a charming cottage feel to the home.
Before a home makeover, this home had a tiny front porch and narrow, steep stairs. The home's transformation included the building of an extended deck across the front of the house. Now the home's entrance feels fresh and inviting.