Porch canopy has significant function in beautifying the entrance of a home or building. The construction is even able to protect the front door from various elements. Building a porch canopy can be considered as DIY project, especially for those who have skill and experience. Wood is common material for porch canopy, but you certainly may use other materials to get your expected result.What you can see from the first picture is a simple contemporary porch canopy that combines wood and metal. The construction interestingly consists of wooden railings added with black metal frames. The designer make them hang on wall above the entrance of a home. The porch canopy gives appealing touch not only for the front door, but also for the home itself. Wooden railings of the construction allow sunlight to come through.Although wood is the main material, but this porch canopy embraces bold modern design. The construction complements a cafeteria often visited by young people. Wooden triangular-shaped pillars work to support a sophisticated hexagonal roof. The porch canopy doesn’t merely offer decorative function; it also provides maximum protection from sunlight and rain. Thus, all visitors can relax in the area while enjoying food and beverages in cheerful atmosphere.It’s a long traditional porch canopy of a home. The construction comprises black tall pillars that support beams and zinc roof. Simple but elegant are the impressions delivered by the porch canopy. A long white curtain is tied to each pillar to give it beautiful touch. A few green chairs are incorporated into the porch, they provide comfy seating for the homeowners to enjoy wondrous green garden in front of them.I think the porch also serves as a nice space to entertain guests in the most welcoming nuance. Have you improved your home with a porch canopy?