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GBDW – Decks, Porches, and Patios Wrap-Up

Side porch May 10 08When I was planning the construction of my new home, having a large porch was on my must-have list. It seemed like such a great place to have to hang out on rainy days, and maybe to do some writing during nice weather. Sounds fine in theory, but it hasn’t quite worked out that way. For a good part of the growing season, almost all of the available floor and sitting space is covered with flats of seedlings, container plantings, and gardening tools. I’ve finally accepted that what I have is not so much a wrap-around porch as a wrap-around garden shed/cold frame. Oh, well – it’s still a great space to have. Continue Reading →

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