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As the main outdoor area for family and friends to gather, a home’s deck needs to be practical, durable and laid out to suit the homeowners’ needs. Whether your clients use it for barbecues or to enjoy breathtaking views, a deck is an essential part of outdoor living. Building a unique and comfortable outdoor space requires the right materials and an innovative team, but can set you apart from the competition.
Feeney CableRail is made of weatherproof 316-grade stainless steel with more than 70-percent recycled content.
The Trex Reveal aluminum railing features a sleek and sturdy construction designed to complement any view.
The Trex Select decking and railing system offers durability and aesthetics for DIY consumers.
CertainTeed’s UnderShield water diversion system is an easy-to-install vinyl ceiling system that turns deck undersides into dry, aesthetically pleasing areas for entertaining or storage.
The AZEK Rail in the brand’s Premier, Trademark, and Reserve profiles is now available in 10-foot lengths.
Fiberon released several new products at IBS 2013.
Fiberon released several new products at IBS 2013, including Fiberon Classic Decking and matching Fascia.
With a dual theme of “design innovation and attainable sustainability,” the Show Village homes at the International Builders' Sh
With a dual theme of “design innovation and attainable sustainability,” the Show Village homes at the International Builders' Show push the envelope when it comes to both modular housing design and ultra-green construction.
Deceuninck Clubhouse Decking is 100 percent PVC and contains no wood or wood fillers.
Kansas fencing regulations
A feud between neighbors that prompted two lawsuits against Shawnee County, KS also has instigated an effort to revamp the county’s fencing regulations.
Sarah Susanka's latest Not So Big House project places the kitchen and eating area adjacent to the front porch, making the outdoor space a natural extension of the kitchen’s habitable area.