Once you know the purpose of your porch, it’s time to start planning. What kind of materials will you use? What furniture will you need? How much lighting will you need? These are all areas that we discuss with you when building your new porch so you get exactly the vision you expected when we are complete.
Here at OrangeBlue, we take care of everything when it comes to porches. We handle the planning, construction, and even decorating. So, if you’re ready for your porch project, give us a call today! We are more than excited and happy to help you turn your vision into reality.
Porch Ideas You Will Love
While living in the city, enjoy the charming look of a farmhouse porch complete with rocking chairs and a porch swing. We can use various materials to create this look, including using natural wood or composite materials. Whether you choose an enclosed farmhouse porch or an open one, these ideas can give your home the curb appeal it needs. When entertaining guests, especially in the summertime, offer them sweet tea and watch the sun go down from your new farmhouse porch oasis.
If you're living in an apartment or condo, enjoy the outdoors by adding a small porch to your unit. If you have a ground-level patio, we can install composite decking to give your space an updated look. This is suitable for those who want to entertain guests or simply relax outside. Composite decking is also easy to maintain, so you can enjoy your porch for years to come without having to worry about upkeep. You can also add a small birdhouse to your composite decking porch if you love bird watching.
You may not have as much space for a porch if you live in the city. But that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the outdoors! We can create a cozy patio complete with furniture and plants. This is the perfect spot to enjoy your morning coffee or tea. Or, if you're seeking a place to entertain guests, we can design a patio with everything you need, from a bar to a fire pit. You can even install a pergola or an awning during the hotter months to keep your porch cool and comfortable.
If you want to add extra living space to your home, an enclosed porch is a great option. This type of porch can be used all year round, making it perfect for those who live in colder climates. We can design and build an enclosed porch that is both stylish and functional. From adding windows to installing a fireplace, there are endless possibilities for enclosed porches. You can also add a personal touch by displaying your favorite plants or outdoor furniture.
We can enclose a deck to create a covered porch if you have a deck. This is perfect for those who want to enjoy the outdoors but don't want to deal with the elements. We can also install a roof over your porch and windows and doors to create a beautiful space that you can use throughout the year. Covered decks are also great for entertaining guests. You can add outdoor furniture, a bar, or a fire pit to make your covered porch the ultimate outdoor living space. Add lighting and some plants, and you'll have an area that you and your guests will love.
A wraparound porch is an excellent way to add curb appeal to your home. It's also a perfect spot to enjoy the outdoors. We can design and build a wraparound porch that fits your home's style. Whether you want a traditional wraparound porch or something more modern, we can make it happen. We can also customize the size and materials to create a stylish and functional space. Since it is the first area seen by your visitors, it can set the tone for the rest of your home. Consider putting outdoor furniture, a coffee table, and perhaps two chairs on the left side of the front entrance where you can talk with a family member or a guest. If possible, choose weather-resistant ones. Complete the look with pots of flowers on the side steps or hang fern baskets on the porch columns.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can I add a fireplace to my porch?
Yes! If you want to add a fireplace to your porch, we can help you design and build it. However, we have to consider the size and location of your porch. We also have to ensure that the fireplace meets all building code requirements.
Is planning permission required to build a porch?
In most cases, you won't need planning permission to build a porch. However, there are some exceptions. You may need planning permission if you're in a conservation area or listed building. Porches also have to meet certain size requirements. For more information, we recommend checking with your local planning authority.
How much do you charge to build a porch?
The cost of building a porch depends on a number of factors, including the size, materials, and features. We suggest getting in touch for a free quote. We can then discuss your specific needs and give you an accurate price.