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Why Quality Decking Materials Matter

There’s nothing better than having a cookout with friends and family out on your deck. Good times and good food, what more could you ask for? Cookouts are awesome, but before you can host one you need to build a deck, and as a Maryland deck and basement finishing contractor, we wanted to take some time today to explain why quality decking materials matter.…
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Do You Need to Prepare Your Deck for Winter?

Serving Maryland and Pennsylvania, we know how harsh the winters can get, and there’s a lot that we need to do to prepare. We need to get out our winter coats, put salt down in our driveways, and get the sleds ready, but did you know that you should also prepare your deck for the coldest season of the year?…
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Composite Decks vs. Natural Wood Decks

Deciding on a material for your new deck? Composite decking and natural wood decking are two distinct materials that come with their advantages and disadvantages. Keep reading to take a closer look at the major differences between these two materials.  Maintenance  While natural wood decks give off a beautiful aesthetic, they require a lot of work to maintain.…
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New Deck Design Ideas for 2020

Are you in the market for a new deck in 2020? Whether you have an existing deck that needs to be replaced or you are finally ready to add a deck onto your home, you have endless design options to consider.…
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What’s the Best Time of Year to Get a Deck?

With summer well underway here in Maryland, many homeowners may regret not adding a deck onto their home this past spring. As the temperatures begin to lower and the cooler evenings come, a deck is a perfect place to unwind at the end of a long day.…
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Enhance Your Outdoor Living with a Deck

With summer nearly underway here in Maryland, many homeowners are looking forward to long, warm days enjoying the great outdoors. Adding a deck onto your home can create a great space for families to gather together and enjoy quality time. A deck can add to the overall value of your home, but what other benefits are there to adding a deck?…
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What is a TrexPro Builder?

If you are in the market for a new deck, you may be carefully considering all of your design and material options. Trex is a high quality composite decking material that outlasts traditional wood and requires less maintenance over time. Because Trex is such a trusted name in the decking industry, they partner with builders that have learned all there is to know about working with Trex.…
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Utilize the Space Beneath Your Deck

If you have a deck on the back of your house you are already increasing your outdoor living space and adding to the value of your home. But what about the space under your deck? Whether your deck is high off the ground or only slightly off the ground, you can utilize that space under the deck rather than waste it.…
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Should You Add a Railing to Your Deck?

If you have an existing deck, or are building a new one, you may be considering if a railing would be beneficial to your space. The answer to that question depends on several factors but railings can really enhance most decks aesthetically and functionally.…
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Unique Deck Ideas for the Modern Home

Winter is a great time to plan out and design the perfect deck addition for your home. Whether you have an existing deck you aren’t happy with, or you are starting from scratch, getting the design of your deck just right is important.…
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