Missing edge or corner of a board caused by cutting it to far off the edge of the log. Wane often has bark left on it. The existence of wane indicates a poor quality board, and usually contains mostly sapwood.
A hardware package designed to make the assembly and install of our products easier, faster, stronger, and better looking. Hardware is included with our structural columns and porch posts. For our newels and railings, we offer the installation kits as an optional accessory.
A certificate obtained from your local building department often required for major additions such as a new porch. If you have a professional builder, he should take care of pulling permits. If you plan on doing the work yourself, you will need to become familiar with your local building department’s requirements.
Minimum building practices set by various governments and/or code bodies. If you are having a contractor or builder complete the work, they should be well familiar with the applicable building codes. If you plan on doing the work yourself, you will need to become familiar. Visit your local building department for specific information about the […]