Watch this video for tips on how to dress up a bland concrete porch floor by painting, staining, or scoring grooved lines in the surface Now, if you really want to raise the level in terms of the design of your concrete front porch or any concrete surface, you can use a circular saw with an abrasive blade and then just score it
Jun , Season Room With Screened Windows That Lower for Maximum Breeze He always hesitated to My hubby never wanted a typical type porch on the raised concrete patio for fear of it darkening the family room However, about And, the best part is all the furniture can stay put I even change the
Outdated Kitchen Remodel with New Flooring by Prodigal Pieces This used to be a screened in porch at one time, hence the outdoor light fixture and faux door where the exterior door used to be This is where our existing wall used to be and we have to get that level before adding our new.
(This photo was taken from inside the screen door.) Linda s painted rug To Linda s surprise, she found a big mess after she pulled the tape off We all know how that goes sometimes we get unintended consequences Yikes Because her porch floor was not level (which is true for most porches), some of the black paint ran
Sep , The Mark on Call iPad iPhone app helps you realize your vision for a room by mapping everything out on the small screen beforehand With this app, you can create rooms with accurate dimensions, lay down flooring, add furniture, and even look at different paint colors and fabrics It was created by interior
Works wonderful on elevated decks, porchs, docks, gazebos, steps and more Now, almost any elevated deck or porch, dock, or balcony can look amazing top of your floor joists (or between joists) that gives you the ability to put natural stone, bricks, and pavers on a deck or any elevated surface like a deck, porch, dock,
Aluminum is almost maintenance free and a good column material In this case the Sitting on brick pedestals which are painted blue to match the porch floor, these columns have great curb appeal In the photo below, a type of crown molding was placed about eye level when standing on the porch The colorful column
Jan , The climate conditions are another factor to consider when choosing porch flooring materials, especially when the porch area is not screened and exposed to elements Further Brick pavers are resistant to extreme winds, humidity, stains and are one of the best options for areas with high traffic Another
Flat areas or very slightly sloped areas, still need a good foundation Even if you I use them extensively because they are easy to square to ensure your footing is level As you can To position the ledger board, consider both the distance from the interior floor and the thickness of your porch flooring material You ledger
Apr , Let s say you select a inch television A inch television is about inches high, meaning the center of the screen will be at inches from the bottom of the television Most sofa seating heights are close to inches above the floor, and eye level for an adult seated in a relaxed manner is about
Concrete Floor Stain Ideas See before and after photos of stained concrete flooring styles beautifully stained front porch by goddard designs Staining Concrete Basics by an Expert See how professionals achieve amazing results and share what you need to know! men working concrete for flooring on elevated front
Jul , We knew we wanted a large screened in porch on the back which gives us a wonderful place to relax in warm weather and truly extends our living space Last year before the snow rolled in, we finished the porch floors, but we had no railings or screens as we turned our attention to finishing the inside.
The character of the existing house was well maintained by refinishing the pine floors, rebuilding the screen porch at the rear of the house, replacing the front porch floor with a native oak plank, and There were several opportunities for custom woodworking in this project which always adds a level of interest for us.
Porch skirting is used frequently on front porches and decks to hide the floor joists and posts visible underneath the structures Vinyl panels also make for Vinyl porch railings, also called lattice deck railings, are a very good option for those seeking either low maintenance, high durability, or a unique design Custom vinyl
You can use these systems with almost any elevated porch or deck to reclaim space for other purposes like a three season room, dry storage, or a covered patio area Gregory, from Vintage Woodworks, offers advice for waterproofing porch floors ipe porch flooring Tongue and Groove Porch Floor over Interior Space
Jul , Welcome to the th Metamorphosis Monday! Pssst Did you know BNOTP is on Instagram You ll find my latest Instagram posts here Between Naps On The Porch Recently I shared a mini disaster I discovered in my master bedroom While vacuuming that room one day, I lifted up the seagrass rug and
Not only did she lay brick decking over her existing porch floor but she also removed the old walkway and built a brand new brick paver walkway The before picture before Brick sealers come in a variety of colors however do not use a high sheen finish sealer if you want to maintain a natural look Before applying a brick
Jun , Shortly after Anne and her husband, Mike, moved to Birmingham, Alabama, they decided to renovate their screened in porch and deck The original Indoor outdoor carpeting was added over the deck floor of the porch to keep mosquitoes from sneaking through Screened Porch Best Dad Album
A circular saw is the best tool for this, just be careful to avoid cutting the staples holding the lattice together Now, getting a smooth fit may require a little excavation of the soil beneath the deck And it s easier to move a little dirt with a shovel than to custom cut the lattice for every little bump in the ground Before driving the
Dec , I set up a mini hot chocolate bar with white chocolate covered pretzel cookies and peppermint pretzel sticks They go well Google KDAT porch flooring and you can read all about it Thanks I ve searched high and low for something similar at least the same size and height that works on the porch.