The Deck Store has been helping home owners, business owners, and professional contractors better understand deck and patio construction for decades. We hope to expand the reach of that knowledge through our blog.
DekPro is a leader in the decking industry, providing homeowners and contractors with top-quality aluminum railing, balusters, lighting, and cable rail. Their Prestige Deck Railing system is one of the easiest to install on your own – no contractor required! This heavy-duty aluminum product boasts a sophisticated style at an affordable price point while being powder coated for maximum durability. Plus, DekPro offers a limited lifetime warranty for added peace of mind. So whether you’re looking to build or upgrade your outdoor space yourself or hire a professional, DekPro has got you covered!
If you're planning a deck project, Trex Select Decking is a great option to consider. This unique composite decking is made from recycled materials, delivering both elegance and affordability. It's also durable, with a high-performance shell to resist stains and molds better than traditional composites.
Looking for a top-quality composite decking option? Trex Lineage might be the perfect fit for your needs! This new composite decking from Trex is made to last, with a subtle wood grain finish that will give your outdoor space an updated and polished look. Trex lineage is also super easy to maintain - no more sanding or staining required!
The Deck Store is proud to offer Trex Transcend, the perfect decking material for any homeowner. This decking is durable, weather-resistant, made of composite materials, and will never rot or warp. It comes in a variety of colors and styles to match any home, and is easy to install so that you can do it yourself.
A Trex® composite deck is ready whenever you want to use it. No sanding, staining, or painting here. A little soap and water or a quick power washing is all the maintenance Trex requires. Wood decks take constant care. Trex composite decking is more durable and longer lasting. When you look at all Trex has to offer, wood decking begins to feel like signing up for a second job.
Building a deck can add value to your home and increase your living space without the expense of adding an additional room to your house.
Composite decks are great. They last longer than wood decks, are water resistant, and look fantastic but they do need a little TLC every now and then. Even if composite decks require much less maintenance than real wood decks, they require some cleaning and care to keep the material in tip-top shape. Below are some tips on how to care for composite decks.
Every couple of years deck owners must add the task of staining the deck to their project list. Usually, this only takes a couple of hours to do and is quite a simple task, but there are tons of questions out there when it comes to this project. You probably have heard to do it in cloudy, cool weather, thicker coats last longer, and your new deck needs to sit for a couple of months before applying the stain. Are these true? Or myths that have been shared among others for years? Below you’ll find the most common questions we are asked and what the answers are to each one.
Now that you can enjoy your new deck you may start to wonder what would happen if it got damaged, it did cost you a good amount of money anyways. A common question we get a lot is if your deck is covered under homeowners insurance. The answer varies from policy to policy but a good insurance policy typically has similarities. Let’s see if you’d be covered in the worst-case scenario situation.