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How To Repair Porch Columns

Utilizing old photos, "ghosting" from previous fixtures and pieces of the old column as guides, learn how to create new porch columns and "wrap" them to re-create the historic box-column style.

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Materials

  • lumber
  • finish nails
  • shims
  • primer
  • caulk

Tools

  • table saw
  • nail gun
  • miter saw
  • router

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