Deck Privacy Fence

Overview: The advantages of a deck privacy screen Deck and railing before the fence The deck location includes an unsightly view of the neighbor’s backyard and dog pen. If you enjoy spending time on your deck but the neighborhood pest seems to pop over every time you step outside, this Read More

Comparing Wood Deck Options: Cedar, Pressure Treated Wood & Composite Decking

The decking dilemma—deck material options Probably the most difficult decision to make when building a deck is what type of decking to use. All three choices—5/4 x 6-in. radius-edged cedar, pressure-treated and composite decking—share similarities. They’re all rot resistant to varying degrees, require 16-in. joist spacing for proper support, bleach Read More

Deck Rescue: Renew Your Deck

Overview If you’ve been putting off renewing your deck because you think it requires a lot of time, tools and know-how, take heart. In this article, we’ll show you how to clean it up fast with the help of a pressure washer and special products that help remove dirt, mildew Read More