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UV Protection and Slip Resistance for PVC Decking: Why They Matter

PVC decking has become an increasingly popular choice for builders and homeowners seeking long term decking solutions. Often...

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Decking

How to Build an Outdoor Living Space That Feels Like an Extension of Your Home

Picture this: a backyard sanctuary that invites you to lounge with a good book, grill with a cold drink in hand, and laugh wi...

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Fencing

Classic Fence Ideas for Colonial Style Homes

For a good year, I found myself working in an old New England neighborhood that was filled with colonial revival and colonial...

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Fencing

Top Pool Safety for Your Backyard

When temperatures rise, a dip in the pool is understandably appealing. And because swimming pools are so tempting, pool owner...

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Railing

Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal with Custom Railing

Spring brings dreams of spending time outdoors on front porches and backyard decks. Right now is a great time to take your h...

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Fencing

The Best Fence for a Wet Area Has a Tough, Multi-Layered Coating

Much of my building career has taken place in very moist and rainy climates, the kind of places where it rains so much that p...

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Railing

DIY Glass Railings: Installing a Glass Railing on Your Deck Is Easy

I think glass is one of the best ways to make any deck immediately elegant. Glass gives a touch of simple style to any style...

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Fencing

Custom Made Steel Gates Keep Properties Secure with Style

I’ve lived in several apartments complexes in my life. The advertisements for these apartments often boast that the complexes...

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Fencing

Finding Attractive Fencing That Looks Like Wrought Iron

Speaking from personal experience as a welder, steel is a lot easier to work with than iron. If someone manages to break a pi...

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Fencing

Choose the Right Fencing for the Front Garden to Protect Plants

Working both as a contractor and a master gardener brings all sorts of fun crossover projects. Most of the gardens that I wor...

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Railing

Curved Deck Railing Ideas That Don’t Require a Custom System

I’ve worked for a few people who wanted a deck that stood out. One way to do that is to choose a curved deck. And while a cur...

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Railing

Glass Railing Kits for Decks Make Installing Glass Railings Easy and Safe

I still have a lot of friends that make their livings as contractors and handymen. They’re all fairly skilled and do a good...

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Fencing

Steel Privacy Fence Panels Protect Your Privacy and Stand Strong

A couple I know is famous in my circle of friends for the parties they throw. They’re genial folks, and the parties at their...

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Railing

Framed Glass Railings for Decks Are Safe, Stylish, and Versatile

One of my oldest friends is married to a woman who has an endless rivalry with her sister. The battle between them has gone...

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Railing

Finding an Attractive Deck Railing with a Gate

A young lady I know has always wanted a Bernese Mountain Dog, which is a large, hard-working breed commonly known as a Berni...

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