Deck & Screened Porch Ideas?

Answer Decks and sun porches are both outdoor amenities, but they differ significantly. A deck is simply a platform, typically made of wood, with or without a railing, that attaches to your house. A sun p... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Deck & Screened Porch Ideas

How do I keep water out of a screened porch?

Vertical AwningsInstall vertical roll-down awnings. Not only are they functional, but they add beauty and value to your home. These awnings are generally made of acrylic fabric, vinyl or canvas. Th... Read More »

How to Lay Tile on a Screened Porch?

If you decide to lay tile on your screened porch, treat the project pretty much like any other floor-tiling project, but with some special materials involved due to outdoor climate issues. Buy outd... Read More »

How to Build a Screened in Porch From the Ground Up?

A screened-in porch area can extend dining and living space, especially for a smaller home. Most screened-in porches can be used for at least three seasons of the year. Placing the porch on the sou... Read More »

How to Design and Build a Screened Porch?

If you already have a concrete patio or deck in place, it's relatively easy to construct a screened porch. The planning stages will go faster if you have a professional plan, but you can design you... Read More »