Open Skies or Safety Rails? Finding the Balance in Deck Design

When it comes to building a deck, one of the key considerations is the balance between open skies and safety rails. Deck design should not only provide for an aesthetically pleasing outdoor space, but it's also essential to prioritize the safety of those who will be utilizing it. In this article, we will explore the advantages and trade-offs of both open skies and safety rails and offer recommendations on how to find the perfect balance that suits your needs. […]

April 8, 2024|blogs, Deck|

Understanding the Need for a Welcoming Deck

A deck is more than just an extension of your home; it's an opportunity to create a welcoming space where family and friends can come together and enjoy each other's company. Whether you have a small or large backyard, adding a deck can instantly elevate its appeal and functionality. In this article, we will explore the importance of having a welcoming deck and how it can enhance your overall outdoor living experience. […]

December 7, 2023|blogs, Deck|

The Technology and Engineering of Composite Boards

Are you looking for a way to revolutionize the way your outdoor space looks? Ready to break away from traditional wood decking and introduce something more lasting, more innovative, and modern-looking? If so, look no further than the range of composite boards now entering the market. This revolutionary technology combines a combination of wood fibers with various plastics & resins to create superior strength while still retaining its natural beauty – perfect for anyone looking forward to the future. In this blog post, we'll explore how composite board technology is giving homeowners around the world new opportunities for scenic revamps [...]

October 2, 2023|blogs, Deck, Patio|

How to Make Your Deck or Patio Functional in All Seasons

Make the most of your outdoor spaces no matter the season by investing in features that make your deck or patio a favorite all year long. Even when temperatures remain cool, you can still enjoy your outdoor areas by tweaking them to maximize their potential. This blog post will cover how to keep everyone cozy and comfortable on cold nights: fire pits and other heat sources, cozy seating arrangements with thick blankets, ways to light up dark evenings, and more! Read on for our complete guide to enjoying your outdoor space no matter what time of year it is. [...]

June 6, 2023|blogs, Deck, Patio|

How To Add Value To Your Home With A Wood Deck

If you’re looking for an easy way to add value to your home, look no further than adding a wood deck. Wood decks not only increase the appeal and livability of your outdoor space but typically offer great returns on investment! From traditional redwood planks to exotic Ipe hardwoods, there are plenty of options when it comes to designing a beautiful wood deck that fits both your lifestyle and budget. In this blog post, we explore all the possible ways you can use wooden decks to maximize the aesthetic and financial value of your home.  […]

February 7, 2023|blogs, Deck|

Deck Building Tips from the Pros

Building a deck can be a great way to extend your living space and enjoy the outdoors. But before you begin, it's important to know what you're doing. That's why we've asked a few of our favorite deck builders to share their best tips for designing and building decks. […]

January 1, 2023|blogs, Deck|

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