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Beach house entry
Outdoor curtains create a beachy vibe.  Photo courtesy of Houzz
Bar stocked with gin and limes
This bar is ready for summer sips. Photo courtesy of De[luxe] Design Studio, Houzz
Beach-style deck
A swinging chair is a nice summer addition. Photo courtesy of Our Town Plans, Houzz
Screened-in porch with daybed
Furnish a sleeping porch for lazy days. Photo courtesy of Rafe Churchill, Houzz
Summer porch design
Colorful cushions, pottery, and a guitar are outdoor essentials. Photo courtesy of Carde Reimerdes, Houzz
Traditional home with American flag
Flags aren't just for Fourth of July. Photo courtesy of Mary Prince Photography, Houzz