Posts Tagged: Wood Decking

Reasons why Deck Power Washing is Harmful

power washing, deck refinish, deck repiar

Power washing is a very popular technique that many companies and homeowners use to clean decks. Unfortunately this technique will damage your deck instead of help maintaining it. The problem occurs when people set the pressure too high, use the wrong technique, or install the wrong tip for their pressure washer. Also the older the wood,… Read more »

Guidelines for Deck Building-How to Plan your Deck Project

deck building project, building a deck

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.

outdoor entertaining. how to entertain outside. deck and patio design

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

hillside deck building tips. how to build a deck on a slope

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 »

Great porch front ideas to boost curb appeal

curb appeal. boost curb appeal with an attractive front porch

Increasing your homes appearance is easier than ever. Curb appeal is important to many home owners and it should be important to you too. Depending on the landscape, it is easy for a home to have a confused entrance with overgrown bushes and out of place decorations. There are many things a homeowner can do… Read more »