Cape Cod Renovated into Craftsman Style. The homeowners of a Cape-style home that had been remodeled and expanded several times wanted an exterior facelift that would upgrade and unify the home's aesthetics while adding much needed functionality.
A close relative of the Colonial-style homes scattered across the South and the East Coast, Cape Cod houses were an economical answer to Americans' homeowning ambitions. Here are a few key elements that distinguish this modest style.
Add a front porch like this to our house? "Pediment and Dormers A portico flanked by columns and topped with a pediment adds visual interest to this home's facade. The angles of the pediment repeat those of the dormers.