Our team has the right experience to create a beautiful, high-quality porch for your property.
Porches are iconic features of home architecture here in the South. Before the development of air conditioning, porches were often used as a sleeping area on hot summer nights—heat would get trapped in the house, making sleep uncomfortable, but on the porch, you could catch a breeze. In addition, porches were a place where you could meet guests and enjoy the fresh air.
If you are interested in adding a front or back porch to your home, you can turn to our team at All Seasons Outdoor Spaces for help. We have built countless porches over the years, and we’ll make sure your new porch is the best it can be.
When we design porches, we work closely with our clients to bring their vision to life. We can help you brainstorm ideas for your new porch, and we can help you refine your existing ideas into a more cohesive whole.
Once you are happy with the design we create, we will get to work on the construction process. We’ll prepare the area and install the foundation and then build the platform, stairs, and rails. We can also install windows or screens to protect your porch from the elements and insects.
We are proud to serve the Greenville, South Carolina area, and we want to help you create great outdoor living spaces for your home. If you are interested in adding a porch to your property, just give us a call today find out how to get started.
FAQs About Porches
For many homeowners, their porch is what made them initially fall in love with their home. However, over time, your porch might begin to look worn, causing it to need repairs or to be restructured for better functionality. For instance, you may decide that your porch would suit your needs better if it was screened in. Or you may live in a home without a porch but want to add one to extend your living and entertainment space. Whatever you need, our team is here to help. Consider the list below of common questions we receive about porches, then contact our team to see what we can do for you.
What kinds of materials are most often used to build porches?
Porches can be made from wood, composite decking, concrete, stone, brick, or even metal. The choice of material relies on things like your budget and the style of porch you want. Our team can review what materials we often use, so you can determine what meets your needs.
Are there any building rules or permits needed to add a porch?
Building codes and permit requirements change from place to place. Our team has over 30 years of experience in the industry and understands what is needed for each project in this area to comply with regulations and keep your site safe.
Can I turn my porch into a screened-in room or covered space?
Of course! We often work with clients to screen in or cover their porches. This allows them to utilize their porch more, taking advantage of the space regardless of whether it’s raining or if the sun is taking its toll.
What are some ways to stay safe when using a porch?
- Check the safety of railings, steps, and floors on a regular basis.
- Make sure there is enough light at night.
- Secure heavy furniture and other items in preparation for storms.
- Follow all safety rules when using your grill or fire pit on the porch.