, When eaves overhang a wall covered in vinyl siding, fire can rapidly extend to the attic through vents in the soffits enclosing the underside of the eaves Although it is paramount to advance a hoseline inside a dwelling to protect the stairway and firefighters searching upper floor bedrooms, hoselines
, I haven t added our dining room tour to the Our House tab in our menu bar yet because it s still a bit of a work in progress That being said, the room has changed a lot since we bought the pumpkin colored place in Save And boy have we had a lot of fun working on playing with it over the past few
, Bring color into the furniture Even if your porch can only fit two chairs, this is an opportune way to bring a burst of color to the space Use fun colors and patterned cushions, or spray paint the plastic or metal chairs in bright cheery colors For a screened in porch, consider using slip covers over chairs for a
, Season Room With Screened Windows That Lower for Maximum Breeze So, I did some research with a little help from Pinterest, and found a porch that had a roof made from clear acrylic panels Viola! He loved the ideaand he found the Eze breeze vinyl window screens to make it a season room
This article is about installing tile edging on a floor Installing On the other hand, if you have to install a aluminum floor tile edging, the procedure is a little more complicated, as you should secure it with a couple of screws Nevertheless In addition, if you want to protect the edge of the tiles, you should buy metal trims.
Here s one home owner s efforts to protect her generator I covered my cherished Generac with the plastic, portable greenhouse that had been protecting my fall radishes Then I came across the GenTent a fiberglass frame clamped onto the generator and topped with heavyweight, vinyl coated fabric It looks
, k tiles made of pure EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate) foam are also a great option for enclosed patios and decks They can, however, transform if left in direct sunlight in warm climates for an extended period of time, which is why they should only be used in enclosed deck areas Foam tiles are waterproof
Are you thinking of plywood, vinyl beadboard or tongue and groove A great ceiling adds lots of charm Most porches are either open with visible rafters joists or covered with various materials Like other parts of your Plywood Probably the most typical ceiling covering, plywood can be painted We recommend a quality
easy, affordable things you can do to protect your home and property from storm damage Protect your windows with storm shutters made of steel, aluminum, or high strength polycarbonate plastic such as General Electric s Lexan Dozens of When a storm approaches, just pull them closed and latch them securely.
, That s why Mr OTN and I decided that this year we were going to POLLEN PROOF our screened porch Well as pollen proof as you can get use the decorative brackets on every corner I m trying to figure out how to have a continuation of the pole (rather than adding new floor plates in every corner).
, These sounds seep into a room through those pathways known as windows and doors, as well as floors, walls and ceilings To decrease sound you must obstruct or dampen the sound wave The good news is that many newly constructed homes and multiunit buildings have noise blocking requirements.
, Screened Porch The pillows and floor changes sound like a beautiful blend to add warmth and character, though there is something about the current light ceiling that I really like Keep creating!! Reply I have made beautiful items for my porch and there must be a way to protect them! Everything can t
, A fire has taken possession of an enclosed rear porch the remainder of the single story home is charged with smoke Penetrations such as windows, electrical outlets (especially with plastic boxes), and other utilities would negate this protection to a certain extent, allowing fire spread to the interior in
Debris Stopper Raindrop Gutter Guard leaf barrier made by Raindrop Gutter Guard Systems View as slideshow Photo by Wendell T Webber A slick plastic grate helps leaves and needles slide off but lets in plenty of water to flush away any small debris that may get in year warranty, about per foot Raindrop
, Everyone should stay within the working area and not move dust from room to room, he says by Ventana Construction LLC Ventana Construction LLC Outside the area under construction, say in a doorway, contractors should place sticky mats that pull dust off shoes Floor paper should line the walkway
, Newswise The Atlantic hurricane season, which begins e and runs for six months, is expected to have a near average number of storms This season s forecast, according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), includes named storms, between five and nine
, Plastic drop cloths used when painting would work well for this too You just don t want to leave them on for too long since that wouldn t be good for the plants Covering Boxwoods for Pressure Washing Porch_wm I also covered up my newly painted red, front door I didn t want to risk getting cleaning
, Installing a moisture sensor switch in lieu of a standard light fan switch vastly improves the effectiveness of the fan because as soon as the indoor relative humidity reaches a certain level, the fan turns on For example, if using plastic as a vapor barrier, be sure to understand how to seal the joints properly.