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Waterproof Composite Decking Material Creates a Long-Lasting Deck in Any Climate

Waterproof Composite Decking Material Creates a Long-Lasting Deck in Any Climate

Growing up along the Florida coast, I had several friends who complained about the heat, humidity, thunderous summer rainstorms, and the endless bugs. One of my friends decided she’d had enough of
No Fade Composite Decking Can Keep Your Deck Looking New for Years

No Fade Composite Decking Can Keep Your Deck Looking New for Years

A friend of mine had a great year at work, becoming the number one salesperson in the company. This was reflected in her Christmas bonus, and it allowed her to purchase new patio furniture to put on
Composite Decking over a Concrete Porch Gives a Backyard New Life

Composite Decking over a Concrete Porch Gives a Backyard New Life

I hadn’t seen my cousin in over a year, so when I had some free time I decided to make the drive to her house. I was surprised to see that she had two puffy eyes and a rag held to her nose when she
Composite Decking Vs. PVC: Which Decking Is Really Maintenance Free?

Composite Decking Vs. PVC: Which Decking Is Really Maintenance Free?

Just six months ago, my friend attained his dream of owning his own home in a little country town. It’s a good place for him, his daughter, and his girlfriend, and it came with bonuses like a bunch
Deck Ideas for a Backyard: Making the Best Use of Your Yard Space

Deck Ideas for a Backyard: Making the Best Use of Your Yard Space

I have a friend who is the life of the party, and he never saw the need for a house, never wanted one, and never planned to do anything but rent. That changed pretty quickly when he got married to a
Fortress™ Deck Expands into the Canadian Market

Fortress™ Deck Expands into the Canadian Market

Garland, Texas—Fortress Deck, an innovator in the decking industry, has announced its 2018 distribution expansion into the Canadian market. Baycrest Distribution Inc., based out of Ontario Canada,
Designing and Building a Mid-Century Modern Deck

Designing and Building a Mid-Century Modern Deck

I blame Mad Men. Others blame baby boomers nostalgic for their childhood days, or perhaps their first homes furnished with hand-me-down furnishings recovered from parents’ garages or flea markets.
Decks for a Two Story Home Create Multiple Outdoor Spaces

Decks for a Two Story Home Create Multiple Outdoor Spaces

Not too long ago, a friend of mine hit upon building a deck as a way to give his large family more space. It eventually worked out great, but as a DIY project it was far more than we were prepared
Deck Ideas Above a Walkout Basement: Create a Living Space without Damaging Your Deck

Deck Ideas Above a Walkout Basement: Create a Living Space without Damaging Your Deck

Not too long ago, a young lady bought the house behind mine. It was built on a slope with a walkout basement and a deck above the basement. One of the first modifications she made was to add lights