By Belle Dixon. Exterior. Published at Monday, October 08th, 2018 - 03:20:47 AM.
How to build a porch is a complicated job. The porch is just like the living space outside the house with roofs. It is also usually attach to the house. So you don’t need to walk faraway to get to your porch. If your house hasn’t had porches on it, you can build porch to add beauty to your home decoration.
The important thing in building a porch is choosing the location. The porch can be built in front of the house or at the back of the house.
The choice of the location of porch should not cut off the daylight to the existing house. If you are going to locate the porch in the front, make sure it won’t cut off the daylight to the living room. While if you want to build it at the back, it should not obstruct the daylight to the kitchen. In building the porch, you can do it in some ways to opt.
The porch style can be build according to the style of the house. You can see the architecture of your house and plan the style of the porch to match the house architecture. The building of the porch consists of some parts that should be completed to get the good result.
In how to build a porch, the foundations, stairs, skirting, balustrades, columns, and roofs should be built in the appropriate way to ensure the building is strong and durable. Porch stairs can be built with concrete block and veneered with stone or brick, or they can be built of wood.
The space around the porch should be protected with sturdy lattice skirting. Balustrades, or railings, should be designed to match the style of the house. The proportion of the column should be in right proportion. Not too narrow or too wide. Porch roofs, whether shed or gable-style, usually have a shallow slope.
The porch is a cozy place to spend the time in the afternoon for relaxing or reading news. Make sure the porch design is comfortable to stay. So you need to the basic of the construction before you planning and start how to build a porch.
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