A wood paneled porch with a table, chairs and stoole.

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The wood-paneled breezeway connects the garage/workshop to the main house and serves as a screened porch for outdoor dining and entertaining. "We use it a lot in the summertime," says Jenn. "It’s shaded from the sun, and there’s almost always a breeze. So it’s still really comfortable." A pass-through window above the sink helps transfer brews from the beverage fridge in the kitchen island.