Mar , We waited many years before building the porch, and we wanted it screened in It was a tad smaller than the one I dreamed about, so that swing didn t fit into the plans Also, make sure that the builder adds screen under the wood deck, you don t want bugs creeping in from underneath the deck.
, Learn how to build an arbor and get some trellis ideas for extra curb appeal or a beautiful backyard detail Follow these DIY steps to build a garden arbor for We built ours with four by s and attached them to one another with deck screws so they were easily adjustable Don t forget that the holes were
, This wall hanging is some faux greenery squares that I attached to the wall of the pergola, and I love how they add some life colour to this deck without the maintenance required of a real live wall The bits of purple in this wall hanging inspired me to add some purples to this design with a pillow, a lantern
While staining our deck was time consuming, it wasn t actually too hard! The trickiest part is trying to plan around the weather And be sure to schedule out several days to do a project like this Also, be sure to read all directions and follow the weather guidelines while doing a project like this! (Please note, as I have said
, Step out onto these favorite porches, decks, patios and balconies As you brace yourself for the long winter, enjoy browsing these photos and see if any spark inspiration for your spring and summer plans Here they are in This pergola covered outdoor dining room overlooks a lake in Massachusetts.