Who: Robin Martin
Where: Manchester, MA
It took countless trips to the home center, two weeks off work during the summer, and a few do-overs to get all the corbels, columns, and posts to match—keeping track of all the parts' designated colors was a real challenge! Now that we're done, we receive so many compliments from passersby.
Who did the work: I did some of the work myself
Cost: $1,000 to $5,000