1. The Ready Decks Guide to Staining Your Deck

    Your deck could be a favorite spot of the home for you and your family. It’s a great place to relax and entertain guests, especially during the warmer months. But since decks are exposed to the elements and constant foot traffic, the majority of them require a good deal of maintenance for aesthetic purposes. One way homeowners keep their decks protected and beautiful is…Read More

  2. Why You Should Trust Ready Decks for Your Porch Addition

    The majority of homeowners don’t give much thought to the appearance of their porch. But the reality is that a porch can be a useful addition to a well-designed home, especially if you want a place to relax, entertain, or greet guests. In this blog post, we will dive into what it takes to create an attractive porch that improves the appearance of your home. Remember tha…Read More

  3. Turn to Ready Decks for a New Pool Deck

    You may have recently had a pool put in your yard, but if you don’t have an attractive deck to go with it, you may not be able to enjoy it as much you should. In this blog post, our deck builder will go over what to look for in your pool deck, including signs that may indicate it being time to invest in a new deck.    Large cracks - Some minor cracks can be repaired w…Read More

  4. How to Make That Old Deck Look Like New

    With summer on the way, you’re probably looking forward to spending time outside with friends and family. Remember the days when you used to be the one hosting everyone for get-togethers on your deck? Maybe you don’t anymore because your deck is old and worn out. But that doesn’t necessarily mean that your deck has to look as if its best days are behind it. In this …Read More

  5. What to Know Before Building Your Deck

    As we noted in our last blog post, adding a deck to your home can be one of the most worthwhile investments. But deck projects can get complicated in a hurry. That’s why it’s important to take a step-by-step approach to ensure that you cover all the bases. Consider this post as your guide to making all the right choices for your deck. What will you do on your deck?  …Read More

  6. What’s the ROI of Building a Deck?

    You might have several home improvement projects on your agenda, but what makes building a deck the best investment? On first thought, a new deck increases usable living space that your whole family can enjoy without needing to break the bank. Installing a deck costs a lot less compared to building a home addition or converting an attic, for example. It’s part of why a …Read More

  7. MAKING BUILT-IN FEATURES WORK FOR YOU ON YOUR DECK

    One of the ways to make a deck exceptional is to incorporate built-in features during the planning process. A built-in fixture is crafted as part of the deck structure and can be both utilitarian and decorative in nature. When designed and built correctly it flows smoothly with a seamless appearance and looks great with your settings. Another advantage is you can minimize…Read More

  8. HOW A DECK CAN BE BUILT IN A DAY

    Having a deck built for their home is a dream for most homeowners. Price, quality and professionalism in how a deck is built are important factors to consider before making that dream a reality. Many are worried of being shortchanged or inconvenienced in their daily lives by uncompleted structures for days and maybe weeks. Not knowing how the deck will look like until the…Read More

  9. ESSENTIAL PRINCIPLES THAT YOU CAN APPLY IN DECK DESIGN

    As an addition to a home, a deck offers extra floor space and storage possibilities. It can be built in a short period of time at a significantly lower cost than the rest of the house. A good deck design is not accidental; rather it materializes from proper planning and decisions that take advantage of existing features unique to your home and settings. It should cater to…Read More

  10. MAKING A DIFFERENCE WITH YOUR CHOICE OF DECK LIGHTS

    Deck illumination is one important element that most homeowners tend to leave out after they have a deck built. The right type of lighting should ideally be planned for during the initial stages of deck design as they can be incorporated as part of the structure and double handling of materials can be avoided. To make your deck area functional as well as aesthetically ple…Read More