From hair and soap scum to grease and food particles, we send a lot of things down the drain every day. Unfortunately, many of those items are destined to clog…
Let’s be honest. It has been a doozy of year! Last Easter who would have thought we would still find ourselves socially distancing in a global pandemic? Yet here we…View More 5 Minute, 3 Step, Easy, Mess Free, Easter Eggs!
5 Big Considerations Before You Build That Deck So you’re all set to add a new custom deck or replace that aging wooden one that’s giving your home an unflattering…View More 5 Big Considerations Before You Build That Deck
Deck or Patio for Nothern Virginia Homes — Which is Better? If you have a low-to-ground exit at the rear of your home, chances are that you have an old…View More Deck or Patio?
Should Your Virginia Deck, Porch, or Pavilion Pop or Flow? When it comes to your new deck, porch or pavilion, should it pop or flow? That may sound like a…View More Should Your Deck, Porch or Pavilion Pop or Flow?
The Importance of Contractor Transparency It is an unfortunate side effect of being in the outdoor living business that far too many companies behave unscrupulously, giving the rest of us…View More The Importance of Contractor Transparency
Decorating Tips for Your Outdoor Living Space Design and construction are over, the dust has settled (and been cleaned up), and now you’re ready to ‘ice the cake.’ Translation: It’s…View More Decorating Tips for Your Outdoor Living Space
How to Secure a Building Permit for Your Deck If you’re considering adding any kind of new structure to your home, the idea of dealing with local authorities (aka bureaucracies)…View More How to Secure a Building Permit for Your Deck
What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Deck If you’re a parent like me, you’re probably at least familiar with the book “What to Expect When You’re Expecting.” This book…View More What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Deck
Which Outdoor Material is Best for Your Virginia Home? We get a lot of questions from customers who are adding on a new custom deck, screened-in porch, stone patio, or…View More Which Outdoor Material is Best for Your Home?
Choosing the Right Contractor for Your Deck How often do you hear about people having negative experiences when it comes to the design or construction of their new backyard deck,…View More Choosing the Right Contractor for Your Deck