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Learn how to freshen up a front porch for spring! Style expert Reiko Caron transforms a dark and dated entry into a bright room with functional zones. See how she incorporated a mudroom area where the homeowner's two young boys can store shoes and sports equipment, and an inviting lounge area with sun-proof outdoor furniture from Home Hardware, colourful accents and lush plants.

Read more about this porch makeover.

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http://houseandhome.com/files/video/tv/s04/e179/PORCH-MAKEOVER.mp4
Mobile video file: 
http://houseandhome.com/files/video/tv/s04/e179/PORCH-MAKEOVER-mobile.mp4
Information: 
  • Back brick wall colour, Beauti-Tone Designer Series exterior paint in Silver Birches (GL2-4), Home Hardware
  • Other brick walls colour, Beauti-Tone Designer Series exterior paint in Porcelain (6J2-1), Home Hardware
  • Ceiling and floor colour, Beauti-Tone Signature Series Floor & Porch paint in gloss Porcelain (6J2-1), Home Hardware
  • Trim colour, Beauti-Tone Designer Series exterior paint in semi-gloss Opening Night (GL108), Home Hardware
  • Devon one-seater chair with cushion, Home Hardware
  • Devon two-seater bench with cushion, Home Hardware
  • Pillows, pouf, throw blanket, baskets, rug, Crate & Barrel
  • Closetmaid white 3 cube bench, Home Hardware

 

Duration: 
2:26

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In This Segment

Learn how to freshen up a front porch for spring! Style expert Reiko Caron transforms a dark and dated entry into a bright room with functional zones. See how she incorporated a mudroom area where the homeowner's two young boys can store shoes and sports equipment, and an inviting lounge area with sun-proof outdoor furniture from Home Hardware, colourful accents and lush plants.

Read more about this porch makeover.

See sources

  • Back brick wall colour, Beauti-Tone Designer Series exterior paint in Silver Birches (GL2-4), Home Hardware
  • Other brick walls colour, Beauti-Tone Designer Series exterior paint in Porcelain (6J2-1), Home Hardware
  • Ceiling and floor colour, Beauti-Tone Signature Series Floor & Porch paint in gloss Porcelain (6J2-1), Home Hardware
  • Trim colour, Beauti-Tone Designer Series exterior paint in semi-gloss Opening Night (GL108), Home Hardware
  • Devon one-seater chair with cushion, Home Hardware
  • Devon two-seater bench with cushion, Home Hardware
  • Pillows, pouf, throw blanket, baskets, rug, Crate & Barrel
  • Closetmaid white 3 cube bench, Home Hardware

 

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 2:26
Released: May 12, 2013
Featuring: Reiko Caron
Channel: Design Lab