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porch

1. a low structure projecting from the doorway of a house and forming a covered entrance
2. US and Canadian an exterior roofed gallery, often partly enclosed; veranda

Porch

A roofed entrance, either incorporated in a building or as an applied feature on the exterior.

porch

porch
1. An exterior structure that shelters a building entrance.
2. An exterior structure that extends along the outside of a building; usually roofed and generally open-sided, but may also be partially enclosed, screened, or glass-enclosed; it is often an addition to the main structure; also called a veranda, galerie, or piazza; if set within the building structure, it is said to be an integral porch.
3. A small vestibule inside the front door of a 17th-century colonial American house, usually containing a steep stair leading to the loft space above. Also See carriage porch, double-decker porch, double-tiered porch, engaged porch, full-façade porch, full-width porch, gabled porch, inset porch, integral porch, lattice porch, portale, projecting porch, raised porch, shed-roof porch, sleeping porch, storm porch, two-tiered porch, wrap-around porch.
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David Higson, on behalf of the parochial church council (PCC), has applied for planning permission to dismantle the porch down to the existing stonework, replace rotten timber and install electronicallypowered doors with push button controls, allowing the disabled and people with mobility issues to use the church.
Once you have that front porch whether you have added it or just purchased a home that has one you need to consider how to decorate, furnish and enhance it.
The acquisition of HireAHelper strengthens Porch's offering in the moving services industry.
Porch said with the addition of HireAHelper.com, the company can serve people at all points in the housing lifecycle, from hiring the best movers for relocation to a new home, to finding the right service professional to install a window.
Porch then visited a local shop to buy a pair of scratch-off tickets.
The footage, from a property on Castle Avenue in Berclair, was posted on Facebook by the homeowner with the caption "We just moved in a month ago and My front porch may be a work in progress but however no one deserves this !!
For summer, customers might consider the addition of a porch and adding a window to create a welcomed cross breeze.
Prosecutor Bill Astin said the woman put her handbag down on the porch and went to look through the windows.
Peter Manley, 64, from St Mellons in Cardiff, said his canopy porch over his front door fell at his home on William Belcher Drive during the early hours of the morning at the end of June.
A MAN ended up being arrested and taken to court after he stepped into his own porch.