Advice 1: How to build a big terrace

Terrace – a light open room attached to the house. It is nice to relax in the summer, drink some tea and sit in silence outdoors. When building a house you don't have to plan the construction of terraces. It can be done when the main construction is completed and you want something to improve and finish.
How to build a big terrace
Terrace – building is easy. Therefore, the Foundation can do not much to worry about strengthening and depth. Some build the terrace, completely without Foundation, were important to a good frame, and a roof that will not need to remove for the winter time. The roof make good uprights and overlapping that it withstood the snow.
Those who are worried about the durable and capital construction the Foundation is better to fill. Pour on the height of the Foundation of the house, but to do low-depth.
At the Foundation lay the beams around the perimeter. Strengthen the strut and install the frame. Frame steady. It also will fit the rail.
Paul lay on the floor level of the building. It can be made of wood or any other material. If you are installing outdoors something from wood, then it must be protected from damage and destruction, and covered it with linseed oil paint, suitable for atmospheric effects.
The roof can be a continuation to the house or independent from home. Sometimes the roof is covered with a thick glass, so nothing prevented the penetration of light.
If you have the desire, then the sides of the terrace can be done closed, for example, with sliding Windows, but it will be more like a porch than on the terrace. All the benefits of the terraces lie in its openness.

Advice 2: How to attach the terrace to the house

By nature man is such that upon reaching some goal he set himself another, as he seems to be more interesting. Long dreamed of giving. And that goal is achieved. Already there is a separate house with a plot of land on which to grow onions and potatoes, built and pleasing warmth and steam bath.... What else is missing? After some thought a flash of inspiration: to build a terrace. It is there, not the walls of the house, you will be able to get closer to nature.
How to attach the terrace to the house
First of all, decide the location and type of future buildings.
The terrace can be open (without specially built a roof over them), and closed (the roof is available). Open terrace covered with twine plants and flowers, will decorate your house. But the roof-mounted enclosed terrace will protect you from rain and the scorching sun.
Best of all, when the terrace adjacent to the housethat provides access to it directly from home. If this is impossible, the way out of the house and terrace can be joined using the gallery.
A place for the construction selected, purchased materials for the construction. It's time to get down to business.
Since the terrace is not of heavy construction, Foundation make of the columns, built of red brick. On top of them, through the insulation, lay the Foundation of the future terraces, made of wooden beams cross-section 200x200mm.
Wooden beams (the base of the terrace) connect the joists from the calculation of their installation in 50-70cm. The joists are made of wooden bars section 50х100мм, attach "on the edge". They lay and sew the batten.
If the terrace is planned is closed, the base mount and secure it to the upright. In this case, it is necessary that the Foundation was more powerful, for example, belt type. On top of the uprights to make the harness and it will fix the truss system. Then sew the crate, lay the roofing material.
Because the terrace and the house are not connected, try to visually combine these two different structures. This stone plinth terrace with brick or tile pattern, similar to the finish of the same material of the walls of the house.
Equip one or more outputs from the terrace to the garden.
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