Porches and Decks
Published by The Taunton Press, Connecticut, USA.
Extract from back cover of book:
To get the best results when building or remodeling, you need advice from the best professionals in the business. For Pros By Pros books bring together expert designers, builders, and remodeling pros who have written for Fine Homebuilding magazine.
Porches and decks add beauty and value to a house, and also make it easy to enjoy being outdoors. But these spaces have to be properly designed and built to stand up to the weather.
Experienced builders rely on a combination of weather-resistant details and innovative new materials to guarantee long life for the porches and decks they build.
by the pros who actually do the work, these articles will help you to:
Note: Some American building methods may not be compatible with Australian Standards.
Units of Measurement: Imperial
1: OPEN PORCHES
2: SCREENED PORCHES
3: DECKS: CONSTRUCTION AND MATERIALS
4: DECKS: DETAILS AND DESIGN