Proper Exterior Column Details Prevent Decay

by Dean Dalvit, AIA, PE December 14, 2017
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We do a lot of traditional design work in the mountains, and often times, we will utilize stone columns as a feature at exterior decks, front entries, etc.. Most contractors will typically build these as wood boxes with a plywood or OSB skin, then apply […]

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The Front Porch and What Makes it Functional?

by EVstudio AEP August 23, 2013

Front Porch: “an exterior appendage to a building, forming a covered approach or vestibule to a doorway.” (Definition from Front porches are often installed on homes, but many are not used. Some porches are simply appendages of a home to give the traditional appearance […]

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