the back porch addition on this historic home had several interesting features, included a large fireplace and decorative scroll cuts in the bottom of the exposed rafters that matched the design on the house. watch this video to see how the foundation for the porch was constructed and the framing
a back porch is the perfect gathering place to host a bbq, watch a sunset or gaze at the stars. fortunately, creating the ideal outdoor space for your small home is simpler than you may think. whether you already have a back porch and just want to spruce it up, or need to add one, below are all the
in this video, this old house general contractor tom silva builds a safe and solid set of porch stairs. steps 1. pry off the treads from the upper step to gain access to the tops of the stringers. 2. use a reciprocating saw to cut through the top end of the stringers, freeing the staircase from the porch.
after you've nailed all boards into place, come back and run a strht line across the excess out boards. make sure and allow for any trim moldings that may go under the front of the porch. using a jigsaw, cut off the excess wood. this will provide a strht edge for finishing image 1 .
build a porch. by joe provey. a back porch may significantly reduce daylight in the kitchen, or a front porch could cut off daylight to the living room. column bases made of wood should be
our how to build a deck or porch pictorial is the perfect way to see, step by step, how a deck or porch's foundation and floor is constructed. mary and i had the opportunity to photograph professional porch builders constructing a covered porch's or deck's floor from the ground up.
finished front porch floor wood front porch built over existing concrete porch he has a ramp out to the back through the sunroom and when we build the carport, there will be another ramp from the studio to the carport. theres no need for another ramp on the front porch.
in this video we build 3 porches with steps, handrails, and a deck. installing tile floor for the first time how to lay you must know this stuff before you build a deck, porch or