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Consider These Elements When Building Porch Enclosures

Porch enclosures are an excellent way to expand the space around your home. You can use the porch that is already attached to your house or build an entirely new porch to meet your needs. Consider what porch enclosures can do for you if you want to increase the amount of use you can get out of your home. Continue reading along for more helpful tips. 

Eastern Shore Porch And Patio Porch Enclosures

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Three Season And Four Season Rooms

Typically, you will hear a distinction between three-season or four-season porch enclosures. The difference is if you want to use the space as a year-round living space, you will want to ensure that it’s weatherproofed and adequately insulated and a four-season room. On the other hand, if using your porch enclosure during winter isn’t necessary, and you just want to take advantage of it during the more temperate months, you may not need to worry about weather-proofing for a three-season room.

Install Additional Windows In Porch Enclosures

Adding windows and frames to your porch is a significant upgrade. When it comes to options, using code-specific glass planes or a combination of glass and screen window elements are both excellent ways to open up the space and promote air circulation. This keeps bugs out while also giving you the impression that you’re outside. If you’re concerned about security, make sure to include window grill designs in your frames.

Emphasize Walls and Doorways

Installing enclosure walls and doorways is part of making porch enclosures usable. You want to balance windows and walls to keep the space feeling open, but keep in mind that walls are still an essential aspect of your design.

Trust Eastern Shore Porch and Patio

When you embark on your next project for your property, trust Eastern Shore Porch and Patio to help. We service Bethany Beach, Ocean City, Lewes, Salisbury, and the Delmarva area. You can request a quote today! If you have questions or concerns, call us at 302-436-9520 or send us an email at For updates and ideas, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

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