A New Front Porch traditional-porch
 

A New Front Porch

BACKGROUND
Tom and Jill wanted a new space to replace a small entry at the front of their house- a space large enough for warm weather family gatherings and all the benefits a traditional Front Porch has to offer.
SOLUTION
We constructed an open four-column structure to provide space this family wanted. Low maintenance Green Remodeling products were used throughout. Designed by Lee Meyer Architects. Photos by Greg Schmidt
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October 17, 2014
dajellybaby wrote:
Width of porch including balusters? Thanks:)
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Hello, this Porch measures 11' wide including the steps. It is 24'-8" long.
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October 14, 2014
joegeekus wrote:
I like the balusters. What are their dimensions?
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Hello and thanks for the question. These baluster are part this particular Trex® railing system and measure 1.5" x 1.5".
    Bookmark   October 15, 2014 at 12:52PM
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July 19, 2014
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Thank you. It is a very beautiful front porch!
    Bookmark   July 20, 2014 at 11:16AM
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You are welcome, and thanks for the kind words!
    Bookmark   July 20, 2014 at 11:17AM
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July 2, 2014
Jill Rives wrote:
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Hi Jill, thanks for the question. I'm not sure how thick these columns are, but this Trex railing system uses attachment
clips. Each clip are attached to the column using Tapcon cement screws or the fasteners provided by Trex. The railing is then attached to the clips; both top and bottom.
    Bookmark   July 4, 2014 at 9:42AM
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March 31, 2014
costerb wrote:
What colour Azek did you use for the treads please? - What material and colour are your risers?
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Hello, we used Azek Porch for this project; a product that mimics old-fashioned porch tongue and groove flooring. We used the gray version- you can find more info here http://www.azek.com/products/porch/porch
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Thank You!
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November 21, 2013
Nathan Larson wrote:
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Hi Nathan, thanks for the question. This was a $30,000 project, but each project is different in terms of design and materials used. We Used Azek® Porch for example, which costs more than wood flooring but does not need any maintenance. Check out this video to learn more about what we started with to see how it compares to your situation. I hope this helps.
    Bookmark   November 22, 2013 at 6:51AM
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What paint color was used for the round columns? Does the tree railing March the Azek trim? Thanks
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