There is nothing like enjoying a summer breeze while sitting in an outdoor swing you have built yourself. The design described here features a swing and matching support stand that are beautiful and easy to build
The Mealers got their dream porch when local contractor Steve Roth installed PVC Column Wraps from Fypon to surround the wooden posts and added balustrade systems to enclose the entire porch area. Made of synthetic materials, the low-maintenance porch pieces resist warping, all forms of insects, decay and rot.
Few things beat the relaxation of sitting back in the shade passing a cool spring evening in a porch swing. For those who have some basic power tools and skills to use them, here are the steps to building your own wooden swing.
Learn how to install stairs to an existing porch or deck; includes tips on working with stringers, treads, and risers; materials and tool lists.
Whether you already have an existing deck or not, adding a roof and screened porch can make it more useable for longer periods of time. Build a screened porch using the free information at the link.