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....
  • Wooden Decks
    Properly constructed and maintained wooden decks can add both beauty and value to most homes. They provide an inviting space in which to spend time in the great outdoors, while providing many of the ....
  • Deck Railing Installation
    Depending on your design, deck railing installation can be simple or complicated. The most basic technique is to simply nail or screw the railings to the outside of the posts. Then you would attach ....
  • Deck Kits
    Many home centers offer deck kits for the homeowners that want to build a deck but aren't all that sure of their sawing skills. They come with everything you could need for standard sized decks and r....
  • Wood Deck Railing
    A wood deck railing can be a thing of beauty if properly installed and maintained. It can also be a cause of splinters and ugliness if not installed properly or maintained periodically. Proper plann....
  • Wood Deck Plans
    Wood deck plans can make your backyard project a success. You will know exactly how much wood to buy, exactly which type and how many fasteners are required, and approximately how many pounds of nail....
  • Deck Railing Parts
    There really aren't a lot of deck railing parts per se. Basically, there are the railings themselves, balusters, posts, and connectors of some kind. That's it! While it sounds quite simple, and act....
  • Wood Deck Design
    A good wood deck design will incorporate all of the same design elements present inside the home itself. It will feature traffic patterns that have been thought out and accommodated to provide a bala....
  • Deck Balusters
    Deck balusters are the vertical pieces that span the space between the top and bottom rails of the railings. They help to keep the little ones and pets on the deck, and add a finished look to the com....
  • Metal Balusters
    Metal balusters and wood railings seem to work beautifully together in a blended harmony to create an air of distinction to even the simplest backyard deck. The look is one of ornate simplicity, and ....