Decking & Outdoor Construction Blog

Pretty-Up Your Porch

Pretty-Up Your Porch

As a leading Denver custom porch installer, we love to see how our customers take our craftsmanship and add their own personal style to it. Whether you're hoping to give your front porch a more welcoming vibe or turn your back porch into an intimate retreat, we have...

Avoid These Common Deck-building Mistakes

Avoid These Common Deck-building Mistakes

As leading Colorado custom deck builders, we take pride in our quality craftsmanship. We have the expertise to get the job done right so that your deck is durable and safe for you and your family for years to come. Unfortunately, we have seen some decking jobs done...

Is Trex an ideal material for a deck?

Is Trex an ideal material for a deck?

Have you ever heard of Trex? Trex is a high-performance composite material that is popular for building decks. Because of its higher cost when compared to wood, you may wonder if it is worth it? We asked some home and deck experts for their opinions on the matter. If...

Can Rugs Damage a Composite Deck?

Can Rugs Damage a Composite Deck?

Chances are, most people will put an exterior rug or mat on their deck at some point. Decorative rugs can transform any deck into an inviting, fashionable space. Outdoor mats and grill mats are practical materials that protect the flooring of your deck and home...

7 Pro Tips for Staining Your Deck

7 Pro Tips for Staining Your Deck

As Colorado’s custom deck builders, we have a lot of experience helping homeowners in the Frontage area achieve their home’s landscape potential with gorgeous, custom-built decks. Decks in the area are naturally exposed to the harsh Colorado elements, from blazing sun...

Practical Functionalities of a Pergola

Practical Functionalities of a Pergola

Pergolas have seen a revival in popularity in recent years, but these architectural structures actually date back to the ancient Egyptians. Historians believe they were most likely used by the elite in society to get a break from the sun. Moving along in time,...

Exotic Woods: Are They Right For You?

Exotic Woods: Are They Right For You?

As Colorado’s custom outdoor carpentry installers, we know that there are so many types of lumber on the market to consider for your outdoor patio, deck, or gazebo space. Among these, exotic wood species are becoming increasingly popular, and it’s not hard to see why....

Practical Decking Terms To Know Before You Build

Practical Decking Terms To Know Before You Build

Our team is made up of expert decking installers with years of experience in outdoor carpentry. With that experience, some of the lingo specific to our industry comes naturally to us, but we realize it might all sound like Greek to you. We wanted to give you some of...

How do you remove a concrete patio attached to a house?

How do you remove a concrete patio attached to a house?

Time to trade in that boring, cracked patio for something new with a lot more pizzazz? Tearing out all the old concrete is likely the hardest part of the job, but don’t fret. Our home improvement experts recently weighed in with their favorite tips and tricks for...

What’s the Best Railing for Your Deck?

What’s the Best Railing for Your Deck?

For starters, you need to decide whether you want a deck railing or not. Not everyone needs or chooses one, and your approach to your railing will depend on a number of different factors. Safety requirements As a general rule, if your deck is below 30 inches, you...