Deck over Porch

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Designing a porch that looks just right isn't as easy as it seems. Scale, proportion and details all come into play. Add a rooftop deck above the porch and it's easy to end up with a monstrosity.

I've designed and/or built a lot of porches, decks and combinations of the two, and distill some rules of thumb in this Fine Homebuilding piece.