With identical light fixtures and planters on either side of the door, the front porch exudes symmetry and balance. A window at the end of the hall frames the ocean, transforming a natural feature into a living piece of artwork.
Deer are not just holiday appropriate but often used as a way to add rustic and farmhouse style to a front yard and porch. For the holidays, options include carved wood deer, antler decor and illuminated reindeer of all sizes, offered by retailers such as The Home Depot.
Moroccan style pendant lights cast gorgeous light shapes over the ceiling of this covered front porch. The lights create a unique finish over the texture of the wood roof and brick walls. A smooth stone walkway leads up to the polished wood front door for an elegant welcome to the home.
Dress up your deck or porch by paying attention to the ceiling. Fans are secured from points where the thick trim comes together on a tongue-and-groove ceiling with recessed lights by Atlanta Decking and Fence.
This breezy master bedroom features all-over white and neutral tones, as seen in the bed linens and natural stone flooring. A natural fiber woven area rug and nightstands with glass table lamps add finishing touches, while a pair of doors provide access to the outdoor porch and hammock area.
A covered porch has a simple rustic style thanks to a wood floor and ceiling, rocking chairs and eclectic knickknacks. A blue metal bench, white armchair and glass-and-metal coffee table round out the sitting area.
A wide covered porch with lighting and comfortable furnitures gives this home an outdoor retreat that's usable all day and into the night. The daybed features a movable acrylic panel that can be used to prop up pillows in lots of different configurations.