With the New Year quickly approaching, there is no better time to make your list of goals for 2016. One of the more popular goals every year is to simplify life in general. It is so easy to get caught up in rushing here and there, school projects, church functions, and work deadlines that we forget to take time to relax every once in a while and just take it all in.
A favorite place to kick back and relax is on the front porch. Who doesn’t love listening to the birds chirp, feeling the breeze blowing, and smelling the various flowers that are in bloom…and if you happen to be at the beach, there is the added bonus of listening to the waves crashing against one another. We can’t imagine anything more perfect.
In order to truly enjoy your beach house front porch, you’ll definitely want a comfy yet stylish porch swing. Snuggle down with a loved one or share a few drinks with friends; either way, beach house porch swings are an amazing way to spend time together relaxing and living life to the fullest.
This beauty from our very own Cottage & Bungalow collection is sturdy yet comfy. Made of your choice of pine or cypress, this low country bed swing would be the perfect addition to any beach house. Choose from an array of pillows and throws and make the design and color scheme your own. Who wouldn’t love an afternoon nap on a porch swing like this?
If you’re looking for a more classic design that has a somewhat weathered look, you may want to consider our Cliffside Porch Swing. This wing is perfect for any number of outdoor environments including your beach house. Made of rustic pressure treated pine, you can purchase this swing in any number of colors to suit your taste. Big enough to seat two adults or numerous children quite comfortably, this swing would be an absolute family favorite. We can’t imagine this swing not being occupied on a constant basis.
Check out the next swing we found on remodelaholic.com. What a perfect use for an old boat! Relax the days away as you drift off to sleep dreaming of an exotic seaside adventure. Kid could play for hours on this swing and never tell the same story twice. You could even sand the boat down and either paint it or stain it to your liking. Whatever you choose, this beach house porch swing is certain to be at the center of many long-told family stories and group photos for sure.
Who says porch swings have to be made of wood; especially when you’re at the beach? These hammock-style beach house porch swings were posted by zigrawr on Tumblr and look like the perfect place to read a book or simply have a long overdue chat with a friend while sipping lemonade. The crisp, white hammock can be paired with any color pillows for an added splash of color. And one of the best things about hammock-style swings is that they can easily be taken down should you need more room on your porch. Versatile, comfortable, affordable, and chic…who could ask for more?
Beach house porch swings come in many shapes, styles, colors, and materials but one thing remains the same; their ability to bring people together to make lasting memories. If you don’t have a beach house porch swing, you may want to consider making this sweet addition in the coming year. We’d love to hear which swing was your favorite.
Feel free to leave a comment below and cast your vote.