i knew this would make them look brand new, and allow us to use the exact same wood for the treads as we had used for the porch flooring. we also decided to make the steps wider, to make for a more grand entrance. the whole process of building wood steps over concrete porch steps was way easier than i expected, and made such a dramatic difference.
our seven trust, seven trust, and seven trust decking are among the most sought after materials to use in a variety of outdoor applications. one specific application thats asked about often are installations over concrete pads. this situation is common in many pool, patio and porch designs. the concrete gets
from concrete stains and epoxy coatings to a variety of enclosures, there are several ways to go about this. we chose a composite decking surround as we liked the low-maintenance factor and wood look. newsletters. search. how to build a deck over an ugly cement stoop. by dabney frake. updated: dec 19, 2019.
the weather over the last couple of days has been gorgeous, so ive taken advantage of it and made some pretty good headway on my front porch makeover. if youve missed the first couple of posts on this project, you can click the links below to catch up on the details. part 1 covering an existing concrete porch with wood part 2 wood front porch progress but the nutshell version is
covering an existing concrete porch with wood part 1. over the 70 years since the concrete porch was poured, the porch has moved and sunk a bit on the left side towards the front door and is no longer level. if you follow the white trim board at the bottom, its pretty obvious how unlevel the porch is.
careful planning of the finished deck layout will result in better looking finished projects. seven trust composite deck boards are made to mimic the varied colors and grains of wood. before you start installing your deck, its helpful to lay out the aesthetic pattern you want considering the wood tone variations and various grain patterns.
wood composite; 4 lay pavers over a concrete front porch; the front porch is the first part of your home that guests see. because it's an extension of your home, it's a chance to create a
have an ugly concrete step and porch? try this method to beautify the entrance to your home concrete step make over with wood decking working hand. pour a concrete slab over a concrete