When winter temperatures arrive, it’s important to prepare your hot tub for the weather ahead. Whether you plan to shut down your hot tub for the season or you prefer to enjoy it during those cold winter nights, it’s important to make the proper precautions. That way, you’ll be able . . . Read more
The changing of the seasons means more than leaves falling from trees. It’s also a time when you as a homeowner must protect your investment. If you don’t winterize, your utility bills will spike and your living conditions will deteriorate. Here’s a guide on how to winterize your home. Mind . . . Read more
Traditional deck installation relies on pre-drilled holes and visible screws to fasten the decking material to the joists below. Hidden clips or fasteners eliminate this visibility issue and allow builders to create smooth, blemish-free decks. But are hidden clips the best solution for your wood or composite deck? An Alternative . . . Read more
Before you consider hiring a professional builder to help you out with this project, take a look at these tips for getting your deck railings properly installed.
Here are some tips for maintaining your deck railings so they serve you for years to come.
Here are simple cleaning steps for preserving your deck’s beautiful new finish.
As you start planning your new deck space, learn how to install the tiles properly and where you can use them.
If you’ve decided to use composite decking to give your yard an updated look, your next step is to install. Here’s how.
While composite decking does not need much work in the way of maintenance, you should still care for your deck.
Since a new natural wood or composite deck will be a defining feature of your property, you’ve probably thought a lot about how it will impact and improve your outdoor living space. But, have you thought about the factors that will impact the location of your new deck? Installation Considerations . . . Read more