We went with a semitransparent Sherwin Willams hawthorn stain to provide a consistent tone and color pallet to the project. The one sided privacy wall has small gaps down near a seated to standing position and large gaps above and below, to make it feel not too walled in. The topsides of all wood comments […]
The old pergola wood had unsealed end grain and iron rot, which caused premature degradation and rot of the wood. We evaluated the structure and determined the existing pressure treated pine post were structurally satisfactory. We kept those and wrapped them in properly prepped cedar, and replaced all beams, rafters, ledger and purlins.
We removed the old dark roofing panels and installed opal polycarbonate panes which brighten up the upper deck considerably. The old deck was refurbished, only utilizing the existing beam & joists, and the newer deck was added, which is engineered to accept a hot tub.