Decks

  • Awnings
    There can be few people who are unaware that the primary use for an awning is to provide shade, thus making your living space more comfortable. However, there are a number of other important reasons w....
  • Patios And Decks
    Every home center in the country has shelves of books on patios and decks. The reason is simple; people love them. Grass is lovely in its place, but when you want to entertain outside you want to do....
  • Deck Design
    When you want to combine the comfort of a room with the beauty of nature, and you want your idea to be aesthetically pleasing, safe, and long lasting, begin with a good deck design. We've all seen de....
  • Deck Connectors
    Deck connectors are made to ease installation and build strength into your deck design. There are deck connectors that are specific for railings, stairs, balusters, and even the deck surface itself. ....
  • Decking
    There was a time when all outdoor decking was wood, period. Usually, the wood decking was pine boards that were painted to help resist weather. It required repainting every year, and since the decki....
  • Deck Post Caps
    Deck post caps are the decorative pieces that finish the top of your posts when used to support a railing. Home centers offer 4X4 posts with a variety of finished cut tops, but they tend to split fro....
  • Building A Deck
    Building a deck can be a great project that will add beauty and functionality to most homes. With a little patience and clear instructions it can also be a great family project. The skill required i....
  • Deck Railing Construction
    If you planned your deck design well, the last thing you will be doing to complete the finished deck is deck railing construction. Proper planning will leave you with posts that support the deck itse....
  • Deck Railings
    Deck railings are both functional and aesthetic, and should be considered before the first post goes into the ground. Far too often, people think of deck railings after they build the deck itself and....
  • Deck Railing Designs
    Far too often deck railing designs are little more than a couple of 2X4s spanning the distance between posts and 2X2 balusters nailed to them. The design and construction is simple, yet the look is b....