Jun , Barbecues on a deck, mulch in a flowerbed, a fire pit in the backyard they can all lead to fires that originate on the outside of a dwelling and extend to From the outside front covered porch, the front door entry opens into a vaulted foyer with a high ceiling, and stairs lead from the foyer to the second floor
May , Rustic Exterior by Tile Stone Pro Tile Stone Pro Refinish the surface Shown here is a concrete patio and walkway in the process of receiving an Paving veneer It is possible to add pavers over your existing concrete, so long as the finished height of the paving does not pose any hazards with
Oct , This house has a lot of covered exterior living space and this deck services almost all of them The deck also acts as a Jumping over to painting for a bit To avoid this situation, we put hardware cloth on top of the structure and underneath the floor boards so that the screen porch is completely protected.
If you re laying the floor directly on concrete, start by laying down a plastic vapor barrier to prevent moisture from ruining the floor over time Spray adhesive is Lock the tongue and groove joints on each piece of laminate flooring together so the tongue on the new piece locks into the groove of the existing piece Work from
May , For those of you considering pouring self leveling underlayment over large areas ( sq ft or more), here s an overview of the project and some tips to help you tackle this Once mixing is underway, you have a finite amount of time to finish before part of the floor starts to dry Tools and Materials Needed.
It may fail when being used over top of an existing stain, or over top of newer wood Given the number of I estimate all the materials cost approximately (Deck Restore, stain, rollers, roller grids) RestoreSaddle Rust Oleum states that a four gallon pail covers about square feet with two coats It s applied with the
Applying a layer of sheathing or sheets of foam insulation over the asbestos, then covering it with vinyl siding is a common practice but be sure to check your local I recommend having a certified asbestos removal contractor take the existing asbestos siding off, though in many areas homeowners are allowed remove
Our directory of how to topics for porches covers just about every aspect, from the foundation to the roof and more See how a porch or deck foundation and flooring is constructed from installing the foundation to laying out and cutting stringers for your porch steps hanging light over bistro table on front porch
From tongue in groove decking to traditional pine to exotic woods you have many choices Ipe is found in the tropics and the Lesser Antilles and can grow to over feet This especially makes mahogany a great wood porch flooring material for porches located along the coasts or in rainy or humid locales.