Basic Tips to Help You Decorating the Best Screened Porches
Well maintained screened porches speak volume about the owner’s style and personality.
A screened porch is a great place to spend the lazy summer afternoons. It is an attractive and useful feature found in many homes. The screened porches can be an extension of your living room, where you can even entertain your guests. Your porch can be a stylish retreat for you and your family. A well decorated screened porch radiates a feeling of warmth and happiness in your home decor.
Here are some great ideas on how to decorate your screened porches.
Before introducing new changes to your screened porches, you should clear the clutter from the porch. Put the magazines and newspapers in book shelves. Keep the shoes on a shoe rack and hang the coats in a closet. You have to organize your things prior to decorating your screened porch.
Select the porch furniture depending on the ambiance you want to create. To create a casual and relaxed look, place a low side table and a loveseat near it. If you plan to have meals in your screened porches, use a small wooden table or granite topped table. Create a rustic look by placing some cane or wicker chairs.
Porch lighting should create a feeling of warmth and security. Wrought iron light fixtures create a beautiful blend of sophistication combined with an old world charm. Place wrought iron candle holders or lanterns on the side table for that rich warm glow.