Deckorators Blog

Always innovative, always diverse, our decking, railing and accessories will enhance your outdoor project for years to come.

An Average vs Beyond Ordinary Deck

Deckorators® will help take your outdoor living space from “average” to extraordinary. But, what exactly is “average”? Until now, the average deck has consistently been between 300 to 350 square feet; however, in recent years, we’ve seen the average deck size  crest over 400 feet in some regions of the country.  For example, in 2015 in the Northeast, the average deck size was 406 square feet, up significantly over 2014. Some of this growth on the outsi...

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Current Color Craze

Composite decking colors have come a long way and we’re seeing more and more variations each year. Just this year, we launched a whole new line – Deckorators® Vault, which includes two color choices, and introduced two new streaked colors to our Vista line:  Vault Mesquite Vault Dusk Vista Ironwood  Vista Driftwood  In addition to color, the biggest trend we’re seeing is variegation or streaking in the deck board. This look matches col...

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Bring the Inside Out

More and more homeowners want to extend their interior design style to their outdoor spaces. This vision goes beyond a simple patio or deck to the freshest on-trend materials, colors and textures inspired by home décor. Below are two simple yet stylish deck accessory options (or updates) to help bring the inside out.   1. Unique Balusters Deckorators® balusters offer a plethora of mix-and-match possibilities to give outdoor rooms an indoor, on-trend feel. Our favorites includ...

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Certified Pro Project Spotlight

MBA Deck & Fence Uniqueness in Seattle Matthew Aimonetti describes himself as “picky” and serves a clientele with discriminating tastes. For the owner of Seattle’s MBA Deck & Fence, ordinary products and designs won’t do. See how the Deckorators® Certified Pro approached a challenging upscale deck project in nearby Mercer Island. Aimonetti has amassed more than 25 years of experience in the construction industry, primarily in deck building. He values true...

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The New Deckorators Website

Tools. Insights. Inspiration. The bold new Deckorators.com offers everything you need to create extraordinary decks for your customers. We recently redesigned our website to provide a fresh look, easier navigation and improved resources. At the new Deckorators® website, you’ll enjoy easy access to: New product pages complete with videos, installation instructions, technical info, FAQs and more. New Deck Visualizer software to help you explore design ideas and create vivid pre...

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