If you love fresh air and relaxing outside, a porch is a wonderful idea for a home! Porches are usually located at the main entrance of a home (back porches are popular as well). They’re covered by an overhanging roof and are at level with the home’s first floor. Some have railings while others just have pillars, it all depends on the style of the home. The material used can range from masonry to wood. Some porch benefits are listed below:
- A front porch will create a welcoming feel to your home.
- You can add a ceiling fan, porch swing, and more furnishings that aren’t a part of the typical porch.
- You can have a screened-in porch to keep bugs and pests away. This allows you to enjoy more time outside, free from getting bit and bothered, making for an even more relaxing experience.
If you’re looking to invest in a porch, find out more about the installation, repair, maintenance and benefits of a porch by calling Herrera Construction LLC today and consulting with one of our experts 512-939-4919!
When deciding on a fence for your home, there are a few things to consider like looks, protection and maintenance cost. A wood fence is a classic choice for many homeowners but is it right for you? Here are some benefits to consider:
Easy To Install and Affordable
Wooden fences are less expensive than other types of fences, and with regular maintenance and careful installation, they will last for years.
Can Be Adjusted For Height
With other types of fences like vinyl fences or ornamental fences, you cannot adjust the lengths after they are ordered. The parameters are fixed at the manufacturing level. However, with a wooden fence, you can cut down what you don’t want and adjust it to your needs.
Another benefit to choosing a wooden fence over the competition is its recyclable components. It’s doesn’t get ‘greener’ than wood! Wood fences are almost completely biodegradable, and wood is a renewable resource.
If you’re looking to invest in a wooden fence, learn more about the installation, repair, maintenance and benefits of a porch by calling Herrera Construction LLC today and consulting with one of our experts 512-939-4919!