Composite materials used for indoor flooring are nothing new. When it comes to creating durable, rugged outdoor spaces that can stand up to the elements, composite decking materials have long been a go-to choice for both builders and homeowners looking to renovate. There’s a good chance you’ve never heard of . . . Read more
An outdoor space can be a true extension of your home but an old deck or patio can be an eyesore. Instead of ripping it out and starting from scratch, install interlocking deck tiles to completely transform the look of your existing deck or patio. No matter what your reasons . . . Read more
Composite decking is designed to be durable and stand up to any test mother nature can come up with. The reality is that even the best composite decking materials can end up scratched. As your deck ages, you’re more and more likely to see scratches simply from standard wear and . . . Read more
The materials for your outdoor space matter, just as much as those for your interior rooms. Composite decking is a convenient and durable choice, whether you use your outdoor space for entertaining, playing with the kids, or just lounging after work with a glass of wine and a good book. . . . 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
Once you decide to use composite decking material for your home’s or business’s deck, you must then decide whether you want to go with solid or hollow boards. Both options produce an attractive and functional deck, so base your decision on your requirements and personal preferences. Solid boards, as the name suggests, . . . Read more
When you fasten the final board on your completed deck, all you want to do is grab a cold drink out of the fridge and enjoy your accomplishment. However, adding a few finishing touches can make a tremendous difference in your deck’s appearance and stability. It all starts with the . . . Read more
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.