Front porch columns with stone – It is important to define these options to choose the materials and their amounts of your roof of wood and tiles. Location of the roof: it will be support by a side wall or have its supports apart from the wall; This decision is important, since depending on how you are going to support your roof, you must calculate the amount of material for the support columns.
Roof heights: a roof of tiles must have an inclination of between 35% and 40%. So that the water runs perfectly on it. So you have a higher side and a lower one which defines if you use columns independent of the some wall will have greater height than the others. In this example, if the slope is 35%, it means that for each 100cm it rises 35 cm. Referring to the distance between the lowest front porch columns with stone and the highest one of the ceiling.
If you have a distance of 3.00mt or 300 cm and the height of the lowest column is 2.50mt the highest column will be 1.05mt higher this is 4.05mt height. Depending on the material you use for your front porch columns with stone you should think about how to make foundations that support them and of course the roof over them. If they are made of wood, you must make foundations that not only provide support but also durability.