Perk Up Your Porch

By Kassie Pounds

With warmer weather arriving, it’s probably safe to say we all start thinking of being outdoors more. Our old house has a quaint covered porch that I love, but we had never made it “useable” until last year when the pandemic hit. Like most people, we were going stir crazy inside, so we finally took the time to make our porch a place we could sit and enjoy. In all honesty, we didn’t do a whole lot, but it’s true that a little can go a long way.

Here are the few steps we took to make our porch homey and comfortable, and that you can use to perk up your porch for spring:

  1. We first added an outdoor rug. It immediately added warmth, texture and interest to a boring concrete floor.

To read more, pick up a copy of the March/April issue of LiveIt magazine.