previous
  • Design Inspiration
    Design Inspiration
  • Custom Flooring Inspiration
    Custom Flooring Inspiration
  • 7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
    7 Trim Carpentry Secrets
  • Tips & Techniques for Painting
    Tips & Techniques for Painting
  • Radiant Heat Comparison
    Radiant Heat Comparison
  • Video: Install a Fence
    Video: Install a Fence
  • Energy-Smart Details
    Energy-Smart Details
  • 7 Small Bathroom Layouts
    7 Small Bathroom Layouts
  • All about Roofing
    All about Roofing
  • Clever daily tip in your inbox
    Clever daily tip in your inbox
  • Master Carpenter Videos
    Master Carpenter Videos
  • 7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
    7 Smart Kitchen Solutions
  • Remodeling Articles
    Remodeling Articles
  • Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
    Video Series: Tile a Bathroom
  • 9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
    9 Concrete Countertops Ideas
  • Read FHB on Your iPad
    Read FHB on Your iPad
  • Basement Remodeling Tips
    Basement Remodeling Tips
  • Magazine Departments
    Magazine Departments
next

Porches and Patios

filter selection:

Viewing 1 - 15 of 38 results
Sort by:
All Aboard for Fun All Aboard for Fun

Backyard patios
Backyard patios

The Big Back Porch
The Big Back PorchOnline Membership Required

A four-porch addition breathes new life into a compact bungalow

Porch from the Past
Porch from the Past

A Porch Becomes a Bath
A Porch Becomes a Bath

A defunct space is transformed into an Asian-inspired master bath

Design an Integral Porch
Design an Integral Porch

Explore four types of integral porches

The Rotproof Porch
The Rotproof PorchOnline Membership Required

Water management is the key to keeping a porch standing for decades

Add a Screened Porch
Add a Screened Porch

When the weather's right, there's no better place than a porch to enjoy a meal, to watch the kids play, or to entertain friends. Done correctly, a screened porch has plenty of daylight, and offers pleasant views and good ventilation.

Highlights from our Project Gallery

A prize-winning deck, art in the garden, a house with a waterwheel, and more. . .

Designing a front porch
Designing a front porchOnline Membership Required

Although size and style are vital to a successful porch, don't ignore the importance of materials and craftsmanship

Neighborly From the StartOnline Membership Required

A new home combines privacy, daylight, and durability, and fits comfortably into a traditional neighborhood

Smart Massing Adds Space and Light

Go inside this lakeside cottage to see how massing influences interior shapes 

The Best Remodels of 2008
The Best Remodels of 2008

If a picture says a thousand words, these before and after photos say a million

Designing accessible entriesOnline Membership Required

With the right guidelines, everyone can easily construct and benefit from an accessible entry to their homes

Viewing 1 - 15 of 38 results