Home & Decorating

Coastal Porches and Decks

1-Minute Inspiration: Porches and Decks

Take a mini vacation from your busy day. Check out these amazing and inspiring porches and decks.

  • Cottage by the Sea

    Dreamy Massachusetts Cottage

    A colorful oceanfront cottage captivates a whole new generation of beachgoers in a dreamy Massachusetts resort town.

  • Master Bedroom

    Tour the Master Bedroom

    Get secrets for creating an elegant and relaxing space with a colorful disposition. 

  • On a Roll

    Bunk Room Ideas

    When you need to sleep a crowd, there's nothing more efficient than bunk beds. Here are ten ideas to take your bunk room from campy to cool.

  • Splash of Color

    Add a Pop of Color to Your Kitchen

    It's easy to gravitate toward neutrals when designing a kitchen, but utilizing color is a fun and simple way to amp up your space without a complete overhaul.

  • preppy-porch-polka-dots-florals-wicker-furniture

    Preppy Decorating Ideas

    Colorful polka dots, stripes, and classic color combos lend a fun, traditional feel to contemporary homes.

  • What's Your Beach House Style?

    Quiz: What's Your Beach House Style?

    Do you love a modern, glamorous space, or laid-back surf shack? Discover your seaside personality and get decorating tips to suit your style.

  • Floors take loads of traffic, and two coats are essential.

    Pretty Painted Floors

    Breathe new life into your wood floors with inspiration from these colorful rooms.

  • Showhouse Architect Rendering

    2014 Showhouse

    Meet our team of builders and designers and learn about the beautiful location of our 2014 Showhouse in Coronado, California.

  • 2012 | Rosemary Beach | Outdoor Living | Designer: Urban Grace Interiors

    Rosemary Beach Outdoor Living Space

    Indigenous grasses and textured walkways make for a beachy poolside landscape. Interior designer Erika Powell gives an exclusive look.

  • Outdoor Living Room With Painted Fireplace

    10 Outdoor Fireplace Ideas

    Outdoor fireplaces create ambience―and toast marshmallows, too.

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