We’re helping first-time homeowner Emily Cottingham turn a small deck into a screened-in porch.

Some of the projects we cover in this episode include:

  • Repair Stairs and Lattice
  • Replace Handrails
  • Screen in Porch
  • Paint deck and stairs
  • Install ceiling fan

Check out the ‘A More Useful Porch’ episode article for more information on this project!

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Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio, TodaysHomeowner.com, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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