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Front Porch Atlanta Experts: Transition Flowerpots & Container Gardens from Summer to Fall

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Summer may be the prime time for flowers, but that doesn’t mean your greenery has to go into hibernation in the fall. Our front porch Atlanta experts give their tips on how to effectively transition your outdoor plants and flowers to the next season. These easy instructions can be mimicked every fall for a […]

Welcome Fall with Décor Tips from Atlanta’s Best Porch Company

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It’s officially time to embrace fall. As Atlanta’s leading porch company, we know how our customers love to decorate this time of year! Why go for just traditional oranges and gold hues? Go bigger. Think more colorful, more versatile textures. Here are some simple ideas to switch up your planters, window boxes, and more […]

Exude Panache with Exquisite Front Porch Masonry

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Are you finally ready for that front porch (or to remodel an existing one) and want a rock-solid, traditional look? Front porch masonry and stone elements certainly help add a historic luster to a front porch addition.

Essentially, masonry is defined as any type of stonework put together with mortar. Although, masonry is not just […]

6 Exterior Home Design Trends for 2023: Covered Porches and More

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Whether you live in your forever home or plan to sell in the near future, creating the best curb appeal is always in your best interest. Covered porches, front and back porticos, carports, and more, all deserve to look unique and show your personal design style. Most importantly, adding a unique touch to these […]

Revitalize Your Ranch Home with a Front Porch Addition (and Other Curb Appeal Ideas)

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Do you love your ranch home/rancher and are looking for easy ways to revive it? A front porch addition is a great way to enhance the curb appeal and value of your single-level property. Plus, our expert design team at Georgia Front Porch has included other spectacular ideas to ramp up your horizontal space.

If […]

Top 5 Tips to Maximize Front Porch Entertainment

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A front porch is a wonderful attribute of a home. When was the last time you took a look and thought about creating a space for front porch entertainment? Have you considered how to maximize your porch enjoyment for yourself or your guests? Here are a few ideas to ensure your home is ready […]

Adding a Front Porch Makes Sense Now, and Later When It’s Time to Sell

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Did you know that adding a front porch can provide an 84% return on investment, on average? That’s especially true in warmer climates like Atlanta. Statistics show that a porch can dramatically increase your home’s curb appeal and improve its value to buyers.

In fact, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has completed multiple […]

Design Easy and Creative Curb Appeal to Take Advantage of Spring

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Now that spring is in full swing (and summer is almost here!), it’s a great time to enhance your home’s creative curb appeal. Use our handy list as your personal idea guide to tackle the projects that will have the greatest impact on your home and its value.

 
Creative Curb Appeal Ideas

Revitalize your front […]

2022 Front Porch Design Trends

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Last year, we ran an article about front porch trends, and those great design ideas are still relevant for 2022. A front porch serves the dual purpose of adding more living space to your home while increasing its value when it comes time to sell. Let’s review some of the hottest design trends:

 
Add Natural […]

7 Ideas to Make Your Fall Flower Containers More (Curb) Appealing

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To many Atlantans, fall is a welcome relief from our hot, humid summers. It is also an outstanding opportunity to enhance your home’s curb appeal with vibrant colors that celebrate the season!
 
Pumpkin Power
Few things say fall better than pumpkins. Start with a pumpkin tower. Take an empty container and stack pumpkins in cascading […]

Thinking of Selling Your Home? It’s What’s on the Outside that Counts

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If your current or future plans include selling your home, curb appeal can have a significant impact on the sale price. In fact, a recent study discovered that attractive curb appeal can increase the value of your home by 7% or more. Here are a few reasons why curb appeal is so important and […]

2021 Front Porch Design Trends

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Today’s housing market is hot — red hot. It is assuredly a seller’s market. Knowing that homes may be overpriced due to demand, many people are choosing to upgrade their homes. Not only can they enjoy these upgrades now, but they also benefit later when it is time for them to sell.

One of the […]

Front Yard Birding — Keeping Feathered Guests Coming Back for More

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Calling all nature lovers! This is the time of year we cherish when birds return from their winter migration to build nests and find their mates.

If you want to attract more visitors, here are some tips to get started.
Clean Out Old Nests
Take a walk around your property and remove old nests. Each year birds […]

6 Tips That Will Give Your Home Winning Winter Curb Appeal

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Technically the first day of winter is December 20th. More accurately, winter arrived in the Atlanta area right after Thanksgiving. So, now that reality has set in, it’s time to think about what you can do to enhance your home’s curb appeal. Here are some ideas to make sure your home looks double-take-amazing this […]

3 Ways to Amp Up Your Entry

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Your home’s curb appeal is important for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is your own happiness when you look at it! It’s also an important factor for your neighbors, visitors, and potential buyers in the future. Did you know, 99% of Realtors believe curb appeal is important in attracting a […]

9 Nifty Ways Decorate Your Porch for Early Fall

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Early fall begins the transition to less humidity and quality time on the front porch. So let’s get started with a few curb appeal tips to help you get ready for the new season!

Clean and De-clutter- Start the season with a clean slate. Make some time to pressure wash, deep clean, and […]

Tips to Create Curvaceous Curb Appeal

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While we’d never argue that the shortest distance between two points is a straight line — that might not be the best way to achieve outstanding curb appeal. Here are some ideas to achieve a distinctive look and their corresponding benefits.

1). Use pavers or natural stone to create a curved walkway to your front […]

Porte Cochere: Style Beyond Carports

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Ever see a portico-like structure but didn’t know exactly what it was called? Ever come across a structure that was like a fancy carport but wasn’t exactly a carport? Well, we’re here to solve the mystery. What you saw is a porte cochere, or coach door. The name is French, if you didn’t know!

It […]

How to Achieve Top Curb Appeal with Low Maintenance

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Due to COVID-19 many of us are spending significantly more time at home than ever before. Why not take the opportunity to consider options that achieve greater curb appeal so you can enjoy your home now and increase its value when it comes time to sell? Here are the top trends of 2020 for bringing fresh […]

5 Great Ideas for Enjoying Your Porch or Patio this Winter

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Compared to the Northeast and Midwest, Atlanta’s winters are a walk in the park. But that doesn’t mean that we don’t get our fair share of cold days. The falling temperatures discourage us from spending time on our outdoor porches and patios. It doesn’t have to be that way! Here are a few ideas […]