Suwanee Safe Haven

The owner's of this Suwanee home wanted to spend more time in the open air and create an outdoor living space that reflected their changing lifestyle's. They accomplished that and more by adding nearly 500 square feet of outdoor living space. Some of the details include: an outdoor brick fireplace, tongue-and-groove ceiling, and solar lighting.

Suwanee Safe Haven

The goal was to create an outdoor living space that reflected the Owner's more relaxed but active lives.

Suwanee Safe Haven

The newly completed screened porch boasts nearly 500 square feet of outdoor living space and blends in well with the rear side of the home.

Suwanee Safe Haven

Solar lighting helps accent the stairway and reduces energy costs.

Suwanee Safe Haven

The fireplace serves as a focal point for the new space.

Suwanee Safe Haven

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Suwanee Safe Haven

Several challenges, like reusing framing materials, strengthing existing supports, and reconfiguring guttters were a part of the equation.

Suwanee Safe Haven

Details like the flaired-out stairways are not only beautiful, but functional for these active Homeowner's.

Suwanee Safe Haven

The Owner's chose to brighten up the inside of the new screened porch with an exciting red a lightly stained tongue-and-groove ceiling.

Suwanee Safe Haven

Details like natural cedar lower walls and composite decking were incorporated into the space.