HGTV Dream Home 2009: Front Yard Pictures

Traditional farmhouse features, oversized light fixtures and period-appropriate plantings make the front yard and porch pop.

Living Large

When choosing the hanging pendant lights for the wraparound porch, Jack and interior designer Linda Woodrum planned to make a bold statement while still maintaining the historic character of the house. Bigger definitely proved better. \"Everyone who walked by this house was just like 'Oh my goodness, those fixtures are amazing.' If they had been the scale that most people select, they would have hardly been noticed,\" says Jack.

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