10 ways to make your screened porch feel like home

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Adding elements of decor will make your screened porch feel just like another room in your home! Here are 10 ideas to turn your screened porch into an indoor-outdoor living room.

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Create the perfect indoor-outdoor living space by setting the tone with plants. Potted or hanging plants will add vibrancy, color and texture to create a serene, natural space for total relaxation. Photo Credit: Getty Images (Getty Images/EricVega)
Finished wood screened in Porch.  Vintage brick floor,wicker furniture and adirondack chairs.  Surrounded by trees.
On warm weather days, what better place to dine than the comfort of your screened porch? Incorporate dining furniture and enjoy family meals accompanied by fresh air and the sounds of nature. If your porch has a tight space, a bistro table is all you need to create a cozy dining nook. Photo credit: Getty Images  (Getty Images/iStockphoto/Solidago)
Add curtains or drapes for a true living room feel and have the option to enjoy the cool, fresh air on your screened porch with a little bit of privacy. Photo credit: Flickr, with credit to user Carrie Qualters
Colorful, printed area rugs bring excitement and life to your screened porch, creating a true living space and standout feature of your home. Photo credit: PublicDomainPictures.net, with credit to user Piotr Siedlecki 
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A porch swing completes the classic storybook setting, but additional seating in the form of sofas, arm chairs, floor pillows, or even bean bags can make a lounge area you’ll never want to leave. Photo Credit: Getty Images (Getty Images/iStockphoto/hillwoman2)
Looking to use your screened porch year-round? Add a fireplace to keep your guests cozy and warm while enjoying an evening by the fireside. You can customize every aspect of your outdoor fireplace. Choose between a gas-burning or wood burning fire and add a mantel or stone facade to create the aesthetic feel you are looking to captivate.   Photo credit: pxhere 
Light up your night by hanging a string of lights around your porch. Hanging lights and lamps create an ambiance that brightens up your outdoor space. Look for outdoor rated lights that will provide you with the perfect amount of light. Make sure you have an extension cord and a few outlets to give your lamps and electronics a charge while you enjoy the views. Photo credit: pxhere
Stay cool by adding a ceiling fan to your porch. This easy upgrade will have you comfortable during the transition from summer to fall. Pick from different sizes and designers to make your screened porch a more comfortable outside living space. Photo credit: Getty Images (Getty Images/Richard Leo Johnson)
Father and daughter sitting at backyard and looking movie at home improved theatre. Backyard is decorated with string lighs.
Watch a football game while enjoying the fall air by mounting a television or projector screen to a side or solid wall of your screened porch. Make sure you check both indoor and outdoor television options for the perfect TV to fit your needs. Catch up on your favorite show with family and friends in your outdoor tv room! Photo credit: Getty Images (Getty Images/svetikd)
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Staggered heights and colors add depth to your indoor-outdoor oasis. Pick out a few different shapes and textures to create accenting distinctions in the room. Fill the vase with flowers, bamboo, or colored stones to create an eye-catching element to your screened porch. Photo credit: Getty Images (Getty Images/Images say more about me than wo)
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Patio of a Luxury Home.
Finished wood screened in Porch.  Vintage brick floor,wicker furniture and adirondack chairs.  Surrounded by trees.
porch swing and flowers
Father and daughter sitting at backyard and looking movie at home improved theatre. Backyard is decorated with string lighs.
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