Exterior Design Archive

Beautiful Brick Patio Design Ideas

There are so many different types of hard construction materials such as stones, concrete and bricks from which you can choose the right one for alleys, garden paths, backyard, patio and sitting area paving. All these materials, especially bricks can be used in many and different ways, for outdoor projects or the interior of your [&hellip

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Harmony and Bravery in Choosing Colors for the House Facade

Tones, colors, compositions, harmonies – are notions, concepts, and also rules of combining colors. It is indicated that they to convey positive feelings, good humor, optimism. However, to obtain these beneficial effects we must know how to use them. Of course, color is a matter of taste; however facade painting does not compare to paint [&hellip

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Home Front Entrance Portico Design Ideas

Porticoes are various decorative home front entrance elements that usually have a peaked roof as well as pillars; they are majestic and generally seen in colonial-style residential architecture, every house reflecting the overwhelming influence of Western European design. Although the basic principles remain, this grandiose design can be easily extended creating sublime custom porticoes. Actually [&hellip

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House Entrance – First Impression Count

A beautifully designed and decorated entry is often the best way to impress your guests. A decorated entrance to a house is more like an achievement of a work of art. You just need a little imagination and willpower. Dark, cold and unfriendly entrances scare the guests and visitors, not to mention the potential home-buyers, [&hellip

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How to Repair an EIFS (Stucco)

EIFS or Exterior Insulation and Finish System is a wall cladding system used for the exterior finishes of the buildings and that provide an insulated and waterproofed surface. EIFS is wrongly confused with stucco considering that it is a kind of synthetic stucco.  Unlike stucco, which is a traditional construction material used for centuries, EIFS [&hellip

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