Covid 19 Update


6th April 2020 Our office staff are continuing to work remotely and are fully operational. Our phone lines and email service therefore remain open as usual and our Sales, Technical and Drawing teams are available to discuss your project with you. To ensure the health and safety of our employees and the wider community, we took the decision on 23rd March to close our manufacturing facility. We are delighted to confirm there have been no cases of corona virus amongst our colleagues during the isolation period, and therefore our factory has reopened. We have implemented…

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Inspiring Open Porch Ideas for the Front and Back of Your Home

Beautiful front entrance of Southern home with open porch.

At The Porch Specialist, we are proud to offer our customers a variety of kits to turn into open front porches and back porches. With years of experience behind us in manufacturing a range of designs and ideas, we’re also fully prepared to offer suggestions for open porch ideas when our customers just can’t decide what to do with their new installations. Read on to find out more about what you could do with an open porch installed on your property, or get in touch with us if you already know what you’d like to…

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Wooden Porch Ideas To Spruce Up Your Porch

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At first glance, it may not always look as though a lot can be done with a wooden porch in the UK. However, you may be pleased to discover that there are actually many styles, design options, and plans for usage that you can take advantage of when you install your own oak or timber-framed porch over any door to your property. As experts in the manufacture of stunning product kits, we can even lend a helping hand with our own wooden porch ideas. Read on if you would like to learn more about what…

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Porch Foundations

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Everything You Should Know About Porch Foundations We’re proud to supply customers across the UK with the kits they need to build their ideal back and front porch designs. With years of experience in their manufacture, we’ve also gained the knowledge we need to advise homeowners on porch foundations, why they need them, material foundation options, and depth measurements. Read on to learn more about foundations before you start building a porch on your property, or call us or send us an email if you already know what you need to improve your home just…

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Porch Cost Calculator


How To Calculate the Cost of a New Porch We’re fully prepared to provide our customers across the UK with the expertly made porch kits they need to complete their properties. With some help from our online porch cost calculator, you’ll even be able to find a design at a cost that suits your budget. Find out how much it will cost to build your perfect porch here today, or get in touch if you want to speak to a team member before you place your order. Using Our Price Calculator We’ve got a great…

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Front Porch Ideas

High Brick Plinth Porch Square

Adding Curb Appeal with Front Porch Ideas in 2021 At The Porch Specialist, we pride ourselves on the exceptional porch kits we can offer for properties across the UK, helping homeowners to make their properties that little bit more attractive, and even adding value to the property overall. We’re also ready to make a few suggestions for front porch ideas that can make your property more appealing, whether you’re looking to sell or just want to impress your friends. Read on below to see a few of our ideas for your entrance porch, or contact…

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Front Porch Extension Ideas to Improve Its Use and Look

Here at The Porch Specialist, we take pride in the stunning range of porch kits we have available for our customers in the UK, as well as our ability to craft bespoke pieces upon request. We’ve had years of experience in putting our own designs together, and we’ll be happy to suggest a few porch extension ideas and uses for your own planned home improvement feature. Read on to learn more about what you can do with a front porch once it’s been installed on your property, or contact us today if you already know…

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A Professional Look at Different Porch Styles and Designs

High Brick Plinth Porch Oak Truss

When you’re picking out the ideal porch to offer your property curb appeal, storage space and protection from the elements, choosing the style that suits your home best can often be a challenge. That is why we’ve created this guide, to help you sort through the porch styles and designs to find your perfect match with little to no frustration. At The Porch Specialist, we can provide you with a ready-made porch kit to complete the look of your home, if you have already come across a style that you know you’d like. Alternatively, read…

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How Much Does a Porch Cost?

Close-up of an open porch

This question might seem simple enough to answer, but at The Porch Specialist, we know that there is actually a wide range of factors at work when calculating the cost of a home improvement feature such as a porch. That’s why we have made this guide for our customers, detailing every part that you can expect to contribute to the cost of any new porch you plan to build for your property.  We’ve also added in some information about how our service can help, if you’ve been searching for a reliable, experienced team to put…

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Expert Porch Builders and Designers

Full Height Porch Bungalow Detail

Beautiful Oak Framed Porches We understand that there’s nothing quite like being the master of your own building project, complete with your own work schedule and no deadline to meet. That’s why we at The Porch Specialist are happy to prepare high quality, easily-installed porch kits for you to place on your home, helping you and every other customer we have to become DIY porch builders in your own right, with your own timetable and no time lost looking for third party labour. We have years of experience in offering our timber and oak porch…

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Small Porch Ideas to Utilise and Decorate Your New Space

At The Porch Specialist, we pride ourselves on the stunning variety of small oak and timber frame porches we can offer to our UK customers as kits for DIY projects. Our expertise over the years we’ve worked in this industry has seen us masterfully craft a range of ready-made and bespoke porches, so we know what to do to provide you with the perfect porch for your home. We’ll even be happy to suggest a few small porch ideas if you’re stuck for choice with designs or styles, or even ways to decorate your new…

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