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Recent Deck Project: Before and After

August 22, 2013
Category: General

The before photo shows the existing deck that we completely tore down. The homeowners were tired of painting it and keeping up with the maintenance of a deck that was nearly 20 years old. The after photo shows the new deck that we built a little larger than the original.…

Siding and Insulation FAQ

July 23, 2013
Category: General

If your home is having some issues with its insulation – letting the cool air escape in the summer and letting costly heat out in the winter – you may be having some problems with your home’s siding. If you have questions about your siding and insulation, look no further!…

Gazebo FAQ

June 19, 2013
Category: General

Are you looking to improve the overall aesthetic of your yard? Would you like to create an outdoor sitting area that people could enjoy, rain or shine? A customized gazebo from Custom Deck Builders LLC could be the answer. What is a gazebo?…

Why Experienced Deck Companies Build Better Decks

May 10, 2013
Category: General

Homeowners looking to build a deck might choose to go with a cheaper company that doesn’t specialize in decking, or if they’re particularly handy, might even try to do the construction work themselves! However, the best way to end up with a high-quality deck you can be proud of is to hire an experienced professional.…

Deck Design and Construction Project

April 18, 2013
Category: General

For this project, we removed an exterior door, added a set of French doors (in a different location) and built the deck with wrap-around stairs. This was to give a more “open” feel to the room as well as let in some natural light and provide better access to the back yard.…

Benefits of Screened Rooms

March 22, 2013
Category: General

Nature is a beautiful thing, both to look at and to experience first hand. But for some of us, staring out of a window just won’t cut it. On the other hand though, we’d rather not be subject to the more unpleasant elements of nature.…

PA Garden Show of York

February 20, 2013
Category: General

Custom Deck Builders would like to invite you to attend the Pennsylvania Garden Show of York!  The show is an exhibition of design including gardens, patios, walkways, decks, and more.  There are also plenty of activities for kids.  The show opens on March 1st and runs until March 3rd and this years theme is “Nature’s Symphony”.  …

Great Decks Start With Great Deck Designs

February 19, 2013
Category: General

If you have a spare 30 seconds, grab a pen and paper and draw yourself a deck. What shape is it? Chances are, you have a squarish shape for your house with a rectangle or L-shape hanging off of it. This is pretty typical for 30 seconds and being put on the spot.…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Your Outdoor Home Improvement Project

January 14, 2013
Category: General

Looking to have a deck designed and built for your home? Thinking of revitalizing your exterior with new siding, trim, and roofing? Dreaming about how you can spruce up your backyard, and add value to your home? Whether you’re interested in hiring a team of outdoor craftsmen and contractors to complete the job or do it yourself, here are a few do’s and don’ts to consider before you get started.…

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