Now that winter is here, plenty of homeowners are looking for methods to protect their homes against the harsh effects of the season. Some move to improve insulation in their attics while some apply caulking and weatherstripping to their windows and doors to prevent drafts and air leaks. Unfortunately, some homeowners are so focused on preserving their indoors that some forget to preserve what’s outside their properties as well, especially decks, which need to be winterized to prevent damage from the cold.[Read more…]
Deck building is an exciting part of homeownership. It’s best done by professionals, but watching it take form can be enjoyable. When the builders are done, they’ll probably give you a bit of advice on keeping the area clean and odor-free. Here are some cleaning tips in case you want a refresher:
As with any part of your home, you want your deck to be in good shape at all times. However, the changing seasons bring different challenges to your outdoor oasis. This means maintenance has to be performed accordingly. In this blog, your preferred deck installer The Deck Company talks about how you can maintain your deck during each season.
It’s hard not to look forward to the bright colors and warm temperatures of spring when you’re in the middle of winter. Spring allows you to pull out your patio set, hold a barbecue with friends and relax with a cool drink. There may not be much of a deck to enjoy, however, if you don’t perform the necessary maintenance tasks during the winter. Read on as the Deck Store, the top local deck installer, shares helpful tips to get you started: