Replacing your current roof can be an exciting time. Apart from the added protection and improved comfort, like a fresh coat of paint, a new roofing system can dramatically change your home’s look. When choosing a new roof, it’s important to remember that it’s a large part of your exterior, which means it should match the rest of your home.
Porticos are an effective way to draw attention to your front door and yard. When designed and built correctly, it can be attention-grabbing in all the right ways.
Siding is a great addition to any home. As the more permanent alternative to exterior wall paint, it can radically improve the look of your property and double as extra protection against the elements. Picking the right siding color is easier said than done. Fortunately, there are some guidelines to follow that can make choosing the right color simple.
The entrance way is one of the most underused spaces in the home primarily because it’s a transition space between the front door and the rest of your house. As small as the space is, it can still serve as a warm and inviting area.
You’ll be surprised to learn that at one point, it was fashionable for upstate landowners to create their own ruined structures in their backyards. From crumbling ramparts to vestiges of castle walls, these “ruined” backyards have a storied history and are a landscaping trend noted as one of the more unorthodox but strangely appealing design trends to have been invented.