A creative resource for homeowners and remodelers who wish to add a porch to their home offers a comprehensive guide to planning and design, stylistic options, tips on proper construction, porch maintenance and care, and decorating with a range of furnishings and accessories.A pair of porches a one screened and one open a should share some design features. The same railing runs around both, and the openings framed between posts outside are repeated in the shape of screened panels. be difficult and costly. ... Because this option obviously adds new and greater bearing loads to your porch structure, make sure your engineer is aware of how you plan to use your upperanbsp;...
|Title||:||On the Porch|
|Author||:||James M. Crisp, Sandra L. Mahoney|
|Publisher||:||Taunton Press - 2007-04-01|