The Project Tally
Sketched the portico design and finalized it on graph paper: $0
Stripped and sanded salvaged columns, and installed them on PVC blocks anchored to the existing brick stoop: $73
Framed the roof, created fascia and arched pediment from 112s, trimmed the column bases in 18, added a beadboard ceiling: $405
Installed the roof underlayment, cedar shingles, and copper drip-edge flashing: $450
Painted the portico, $68
Shown: The Shores used brown paint to match the roof with the existing mahogany door and ipe shutters.