When we talk about a porch we are thinking of a covered architectural space. Attached by one of its sides to the main construction of the house and that is open by the other sides. In this way, the construction serves as a prelude to the main entrance or as an area annexed to the social areas of the home. The materials of homes with wrap around porches for sale can be varied.
From wood in the whole structure to wood combined with concrete, bricks or stone walls. In addition, the homes with wrap around porches for sale can be roofed with concrete plate, wooden structure and covered with tiles or other material. Such as thatched roof, giving a traditional sense to the construction. Which woods are advisable for outdoor use: teak, ipe, cumaru, and chechén among others.
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What the advantages of these woods for homes with wrap around porches for sale? They are naturally resistant to changes in climate (such as rain, sunlight, temperature, etc.). As well as insects and other pests. What disadvantages of these woods for porches? They are in general very expensive so in many cases they are replaced by pine wood. Which although not as strong as the previous ones, is inexpensive and can be treated for outdoor use.