Category Archives: Exteriors

Holidays and Doorways

Hope you’re doing something fun (maybe nautical?) to celebrate summer’s unofficial kickoff this Memorial Day weekend! Here’s a roundup of some of my favorite blue front doors if you’re looking for an easy project to do with all that extra … Continue reading

Posted in Decorating, Design, Exteriors, Holidays, Pretty Houses | Leave a comment

Before & After – paint your siding (and your brick and your shutters)

How many times have you driven by a house that looks like this? Heck, I’ve shown a house that looks like this at least 30 times.  (Lafayette Hill has neighborhoods full of these!) Now, check out the after: Super cute, right? Real … Continue reading

Posted in Before & After, Exteriors, Lafayette Hill PA homes | Leave a comment

Before & After Exterior – painted brick

Would you guys paint over your brick? I’ve never been in love with brick myself, but done the right way it can be pretty for sure.  Done the wrong way and it just looks so…blah.  Check out these two before … Continue reading

Posted in Before & After, Exteriors | Leave a comment

Before & After Exterior – add a porch

A little paint here, a little porch there… Who doesn’t love a good front porch?

Posted in Before & After, Exteriors | Leave a comment

Before & After Exterior – add some dormers

How many times have you driven by one of these charm-less, long houses?  You know, the ones that look like the owners just kept throwing on another addition to the side of the house? Is that exterior makeover a 10 or … Continue reading

Posted in Before & After, Exteriors | Leave a comment

Before & After Exterior

What jumps out at me initially in this Before and After is the addition of the portico and the decision to build a porch.  Seems to be a pretty common theme for major wow factor. The new garage door is a huge … Continue reading

Posted in Before & After, Exteriors | Leave a comment

Before & After wow

I’ve shared my love of before and afters over the years, but this one might be an all-time favorite.  Came across it on Pinterest and couldn’t believe my eyes! Makes you want to think twice about looking at a ho-hum house … Continue reading

Posted in Before & After, Cool Stuff, Exteriors | Leave a comment

Before & After

If your brick house feels dark and dreary, you should paint it white. TA DAAAAAA!  (as my almost-3-year-old niece would say) Makes me want to paint something.

Posted in Before & After, Exteriors | Leave a comment