Decks & Porches

How To Replace Bad Boards On Your Deck

A common issue with aging decks is that certain boards will rot or crack. These can be repaired or replaced without much trouble as long as you know what you are doing. Replacing boards on your deck is a great way to maintain it without having to build a whole new deck. Here is a […]

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How To Perk Up An Aging Deck

There comes a time in the life of every home deck that it must be given a little pick me up. If you deck is looking dull and dirty, has nails popping out, and the wood is splitting, then you may need to give it a little boost. Perking up your aging deck is not […]

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How To Build A Lattice Wall Under Your Deck

Most decks have a lot of unused space beneath them. That space, though, does not have to be unused. Instead, it can be made up for storage. The only problem is that it can definitely look cluttered with tarps and garden equipment right where people can see it. One solution to this is to install […]

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How To Build Your Own Deck

There are few ways to add value to your home more easily than by building a deck. A deck adds outdoor entertaining and living space. Additionally, when you build your own deck, you get to enjoy it along with a sense of accomplishment. Building your own deck is not that difficult if you just follow […]

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How To Expand Your Existing Deck

In order to enhance or expand your outdoor entertaining area, you can always add on to your existing deck. The process is not difficult, but does require some basic carpentry and tool using skills. For a little self-satisfaction for a job well done as well as an improved deck space for entertaining and family enjoyment, […]

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How To Install A Hot Tub On Your Deck

While you may be familiar with the process of designing and installing a new deck on your home, there are factors that can change the process. One such factor is the presence of a hot tub. Having a hot tub can significantly change the installation process for your deck. Consider this information on the installation […]

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