Porches & Balconies

Wood Porch With a Tile Deck
Posted on
Wood Porch With a Tile Deck

A membrane installed between the tile and the substrate helps waterproof the... More

Nailed Ledger Led to Hartford Porch Collapse
Posted on
Nailed Ledger Led to Hartford Porch Collapse

A Hartford porch collapse that injured 32 Trinity College students was the result... More

Installing a Pair of Doors
Posted on
Installing a Pair of Doors

Got a pair of porch or patio doors to install? This will show you how. More

California Toughens Rules for Contractor Oversight
Posted on
California Toughens Rules for Contractor Oversight

State lawmakers authored the legislation after a fatal balcony collapse in... More

Front Porch Revival
Posted on
Front Porch Revival

A series of eight low-voltage LED lights illuminates this renovated Victorian... More

New Columns for an Old Porch
Posted on
New Columns for an Old Porch

A New England contractor gives a classic front entry a facelift by replacing the... More

Craftsman Porch Columns
Posted on
Craftsman Porch Columns

Ted Cushman of Coastal Connection follows progress at a Peaks Island, Maine,... More

Tags: Design
Posted on
Ladder Safety Reminder

A fall from a stepladder can result in serious injury, so make sure you're using it properly More

Installing a Patio Cover
Posted on
Installing a Patio Cover

Add value and useful living space to a deck with an aluminum-framed enclosure... More

Making Porch Floorboards Last
Posted on
Making Porch Floorboards Last

During many years as a restoration contractor, I bet I’ve replaced over a mile of... More

RSS
Sign Up for Deck Builder Update
Close X