Cover image for Ultimate guide : porches : building techniques for adding a new porch to your home
Title:
Ultimate guide : porches : building techniques for adding a new porch to your home
Author:
Cory, Steve.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Creative Homeowner, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
191 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Summary:
"Front porches encourage socializing with friends and neighbors; back porches provide refuge from life's stresses--which best suits you? Expand living space by adding an amenity-packed front, back, or side porch. Professional builders share their porch-raising secrets. Old-fashioned front porches, screened-in porches, porch-and-deck combinations, and more. Inspiration and practical advice for designing and building porches."--from cover, p. [4]
General Note:
At head of title: Creative Homeowner.

"Green edition"--T.p. verso.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Design options -- Planning the construction -- Tools and materials -- Building the deck -- Framing walls and roofs -- Roofing -- Finishing the porch -- Porches with pizzazz.
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9781580114912
Format :
Book