1. The Best Types of Wood Decking Materials

    What Wood Should My Deck Be? If you are looking to install a deck to add to your home’s value, you will want to make sure it is made out of the best materials. If not, the deck that you pour money and expectations into could come up short. If you choose the wrong type of wood material for your dec…Read More

  2. 5 Tips for Cleaning a Wood Deck

    Think for a moment about the abuse your wood deck takes on a regular basis. Over time, constant exposure to the elements can wreak havoc on this space. So what’s the best way to go about cleaning and maintaining your wood deck? Consider the following tips from our local deck builder: Scrub by hand…Read More

  3. Why Are Porch Installations Beneficial?

    Porches from Ready Decks Your home is your sanctuary, which means that you only want to fill your home with the best features. However, though you want to fill your home with features, there are other add-on opportunities that you could install for the exterior of your home. Porches are a beneficial…Read More

  4. Deck Trends for the New Year

    Now that we’ve officially said goodbye to 2018, it’s time to start thinking about home improvement projects in 2019. Sure, many homeowners will opt for kitchen renovations and bathroom remodels. But why not create a well-designed, functional outdoor space instead? Of course, we’re talking abou…Read More

  5. Reasons to Decorate Your Deck For Christmas

    Nothing beats cozying up with some hot chocolate and Christmas music this time of year. What makes the season, better, though, is spending the holidays in a home where plenty of lights and decorations are on display. In case you’ve lost track of time recently, Christmas is less than two weeks away…Read More

  6. Wheelchair Ramps at Ready Decks

    Making Your Home or Building Handicap Accessible In 2015, nearly 40 million Americans lived with a disability. This number represents nearly 12.6 percent of our non-institutionalized population. With so many people living the US with disabilities, our nation has had to rethink how we have structured…Read More

  7. How to Hire a Deck Builder

    So you want to build a new deck for backyard entertainment and leisure. This is a great idea, especially when you consider that decks yield a solid return on investment in terms of home improvement projects. But don’t make the mistake of assuming every deck contractor is the same. Here are some ti…Read More

  8. Reasons to Put a Hot Tub on Your Deck

    Homeowners invest in hot tubs for many reasons. Now that cooler weather has finally arrived, you may be considering a hot tub for your deck. Let’s look at some of the advantages of this deck feature: Relaxation - The holidays are just around the corner. That means you’re probably juggling extra …Read More

  9. Fun Activities to Do on Your Deck This Fall

    Nothing compares to a relaxing afternoon on the deck with friends and family. Here at Ready Decks, we believe you should be able to enjoy your deck year-round, not just in the summer. Check out the following ways to spend time on this space during the fall. Carve pumpkins Halloween is just two weeks…Read More

  10. How to Keep Your Deck Safe

    Your deck is an extension of the home’s interior. In fact, some of your best family time is spent out on the deck. We have one question, though - is this space safe for everyone, including kids and pets? Here are some tips for keeping your deck safe, as referenced from HGTV: Lock the door leading …Read More