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Designing your new deck

Match your House

A deck should be more than just functional. When designed well, a deck
 adds beauty and character to your home, as well as value.

Keep it in Scale
A large flat deck outside a small house seems out of place - more like a landing platform than an inviting outdoor living area. Likewise, a small deck off a large house feels insecure, and is seldom useful. Make sure your deck is in scale with your house.

Small treated deck

Take cues from an existing design

Fancy Trex Deck

To make a new deck seem as though it has always been part of your property, repeat some of your house's features in the deck's design. For example, stain or paint the decking/railing to match the shutters of your house or complement the house color.
Features to Consider
Vary decking direction.  Parallel, Diagonal, Herringbone etc.
Angels in your deck. 
Make angled or round corners, octagon shaped decks
Ground lever, one level, multi-level
 Fascia boards, post skirts & caps, picture framed decking
 Gates by the stairs, hand rail ADA compliant, stair location

Decking materials.  Wood or composite, exotic hardwood
Railing materials. 
Wood, composite, aluminum, steel, iron
Railing style.
 Ranch, Classic, Sunburst or a custom design
Deck lights.
Low-voltage or 110 voltage
Width of stairs, flared stairs, wrap around stairs, landing areas
  Gazebo's, Trellis's, Arbors, privacy screens

As you can see there are a lot of things to consider in the planning and designing stages.

We are here to help you.

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