Posts Tagged: Composite Decking

Decking for Dummies: Need to Know Deck Terms

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Do you own a deck?  Perhaps you want a deck built.  Decks are structures that require regular maintenance and annual inspections.  Whether you are maintaining your existing deck or considering adding a deck to your home, understanding key terms is important.  For most of us, we don’t know a joist from a tread.  Here is… Read more »

Railing Design Trend- Glass Railings

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Glass railings are a newer trend in deck railing.  Before you construct your deck, consider that there are at least three choices for railing. Perhaps the most modern choice for railings, glass railings come in a variety of styles, each of which brings something different to your deck. So, with that in mind, we will… Read more »

Guidelines for Deck Building-How to Plan your Deck Project

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Deck building can be a confusing process when planning alone without talking with professionals. The functionality you are looking to achieve is most important. An entertainment area for friends or just a small area to sit both need proper planning. Let’s take a look at what needs to be done before any construction can start…. Read more »

How to Design the Perfect Deck for Outdoor Entertaining.

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Maintaining a home is hard work but can be very rewarding as well. The majority of rooms in a house are based on functional needs. It is nice to have areas outside to enjoy though as well. Decks provide the perfect area for so many memories to be made. From tiki torches to hammocks lets take a look at… Read more »

How to Build a Deck on a Hill; Hillside Deck Building Tips

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Building a deck is a complicated project, especially when that deck extends over an incline.  Hillside deck building requires careful planning. Hopefully, this blog will help you start this difficult project.  However, there are different building codes, and you may need more information in your deck’s construction.  Or, you might need more information about a… Read more »