Cute Cottage for Two

Couple update 1920s-style bachelor's bungalow for married life.

  • The first order of business for newlyweds Joe and Rachel Ersek is turning Joe’s worn-out bachelor pad into a home suitable for a married couple. The 1920s bungalow-style home is in desperate need of a makeover.
  • Designer Jennifer DiStefano's design transformed the house, highlighting the classic architecture with an inviting front porch, classic flagstone walkway and dark gray trim.
  • Improvements include new evergreen landscape, new shutters, painted trim (dark gray) and cobblestone-printed cement driveway.
  • New flagstone walkway and front steps
  • New porch furniture and homemade porch rug


    • Porch furniture from Lawn and Leisure
    • Shutters from Beech River Mill
    • Planter boxes from Matt Steele
    • Iron railing from City Iron
    • Trellis from Greenscreen
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