Replacement Porch

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Project by Doug Scott posted 10-06-2014 01:59 AM 711 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Three years ago I had the remove the cement porch that was not up to code or safe, after some thought and planning. I built it 8’ X 8’ with 4’ wide steps, putting step lights under two steps and weather proof electrical
out lets on both sides for those who put up light for the seasons .
I wanted the panels shown in front, to go from under the hand rail to just above the ground ( try to prevent leaves from piling up under the deck) And yes the front panels are 1/4 sawn Oak,1/2” thick from the place I work, from veneer skids.
I might be the envy of the neighborhood , Ha !

-- Furniture By Douglas, Comstock Park, MI

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 10-06-2014 03:06 AM

Nice job, Doug!!...............Cheers, Jim

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#2 posted 10-07-2014 07:10 PM

Geeze, most guys hafta scrounge around their towns and the trash dumpsters trying to get skids, and here you MAKE ‘em!
Nice job on the porch.

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