Posts Tagged: Decking Problems

Most Common Damage Problems with Wooden Balconies

balcony deck damage, problems with balcony safety

What You’ll Learn in this Blog: Why Balconies are Susceptible to Damage Types of Balcony Deck Damage Signs of Damage Fixing Balcony Deck Damage Not all decks rely on footed foundations.  Balcony decks protrude from a house or building with a cantilevered design.  Unlike standard decks, they do not have the same type of supporting… Read more »

Should I Be Worried About Cracks on My Deck?

cracked deck boards, cracking in decks, old deck wood

Wooden decks are subject to weathering from Mother Nature.  Older decks show signs of aging on the surface.  Have you ever noticed that older wooden fixtures are covered in cracks?  Your deck is no exception.  You can tell a lot about a deck based on the cracked deck boards.  In this blog we explore the… Read more »

How Long Does a Wooden Deck Last? Average Lifespan of Wooden Decks

wooden deck, lifespan of a deck

The idea of ‘built to last’ is unfortunately a concept of the past in many ways.  Have you ever heard an older person say “they just don’t make them like they used to?”  Fortunately, some things are still built for durability.  One of them is decks.  Home owners add decks to their houses for the… Read more »

Modern Deck Designs- New Ideas for Designing Your Deck

All decks serve both aesthetic and functional purposes.  Modern deck structures enhance the exterior beauty of the home. The function of our deck defines how we enjoy the outdoor living spaces.  The quality of outdoor spaces also helps increase the property’s value.  This is why home owners splurge modern deck design plans. There are many… Read more »

Best New Deck Designs for 2017 Decks

deck design, new deck design trends

Depending on the size, area, and functionality your new deck there are many options to choose from. From wraparound decks, builder’s decks, small deck designs, and rooftop deck retreats the choices are endless. I will go over all of the decks identified and their benefits to your home.   Wraparound Decks These decks are very popular… Read more »