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Deck Designs

One of the more common deck designs consists of traditional deck boards laid out in horizontal rows. For those of you looking to explore other design options, we feature some of the latest trends in deck design below. Picture Framing For a clean yet bold look, outline your deck with a contrasting yet complimentary color. Create a striking, picture frame color combination by using a brown composite deck board with a dark slate picture frame. Another attractive option for picture framing is to ch...

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Deck and Home Color Pairings

When choosing a composite deck color, keep in mind your home’s interior home style, exterior siding style and color, and even the color tones within your landscape. Whether you want your deck color to coordinate with your current home style or stand out as a bold feature statement, we can help you decide the right color choice for your home. Warm Tones Colors and tones that resemble the sun or fire are described as warm tones. They range from peach to yellow and golden colors. If your hom...

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Planning Your Deck Build

The signs of spring may be budding leaves and singing birds, but it also means deck-building season will be here before we know it. If you’re planning on doing some outdoor updates and renovations, or even adding a new deck, we’re your go-to-source to help you get started. Get Inspired You’re probably at the point where you know you want to make some outdoor changes, but not sure exactly what deck design you’re looking for. It is often easier to decide on a design after...

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Before and After - Deck Transformations

Decks are one of the most popular remodeling projects for new homeowners as well as long-term homeowners. Decks allow a home’s living space to extend to the outdoors, and increase a home’s value. Whether you’re looking at updating that creaky old deck or building a shiny new deck, you can’t help but be inspired after checking out these before and after deck transformations. Modern Renovation After years of grilling outdoor dinners and convos under the stars, you may be l...

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Outdoor Lighting Trends

Adding elements of outdoor lighting to your backyard can create an inviting ambiance and transform your outdoor living space during evening hours. Modern lighting can provide serene qualities to any outdoor setting. Upgrade your deck illumination while also adding style to the space. Solar Post Caps A deck is an extension to your home. So why not utilize the space after daytime hours? A quick and easy way to add lighting to your deck is with solar post caps. Not only do they allow you to use the...

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