Why Add An Oak Porch?


The three main reasons you benefit from adding an oak porch to your home.


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Why Add An Oak Porch To Your Home?


Whether you decide to redecorate your home or build an extension, they will all improve the appearance of your property. Adding an oak porch can have many advantages.

The entrance to your home can sometimes be taken for granted as we use it every day. We become accustomed to its appearance. This may have become slightly dated over time or you may have inherited it when you first bought your home. Either way, changing the entrance by adding an oak porch has the following benefits.

Additional Character

Plain fronted house sometimes needs that extra character. Whether you a have brick or stone property, adding oak to the entrance of your home will automatically add an amazing focal point.  Using air-dried, seasoned oak will automatically add the character as this natural product will have beautiful knots and mature cracks.

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Extra Shelter

Protection from the elements can mean protecting you and your family after a long walk in the wind and rain. This shelter could also be expanded to incorporate seats and welly store.

A porch also provides additional shelter for your front door protecting it from the elements.

Increased Value

It’s a proven fact that adding a feature, such as an oak porch, can increase the value of any home. It’s the first impression many visitors get when approaching your home.

The appeal of a characterful, sheltered entrance can add financial value as well as the feeling of comfort and security.

An oak porch will age and mellow over time providing many years of enjoyment. You might have an existing canopy or lean-to that needs replacing or a blank canvas to let your thoughts run wild. Either way, an oak porch can easily be created and installed to most homes wanting that extra wow factor.

Should you require further details or want to visit our showroom where full-scale oak structures are available for viewing, please make contact on 01423 593794.   Or alternatively see more ideas and information on our main website www.oakbydesign.co.uk or dedicated website to the oak porch at www.oakporches.co.uk

Oak Porch - New Build Property
Oak Porch - New Build Property
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