4 Deck-Friendly Gardens to Brighten Your Outdoor Space

Many homeowners dream of spending sleepy summer evenings relaxing in their own outdoor oasis, complete with a cozy seating area and a flourishing landscape filled with vibrant vines and blooming flowers. However, when faced with a limited amount of deck space or a small yard, they become discouraged and are often left to choose between having a garden or an outdoor lounge.  The truth is, … Continue reading 4 Deck-Friendly Gardens to Brighten Your Outdoor Space

Outdoor Rug

Shopping for an Outdoor Rug for Your Deck

You finally purchased a new outdoor dining table and a stylish deep-seating set to adorn your home’s deck. Your deck will be a hub where you and your loved ones will make memories that last a lifetime. Take your outdoor décor to the next level by adding greenery and cozy accessories like an outdoor rug. An area rug on your deck will transform this space … Continue reading Shopping for an Outdoor Rug for Your Deck

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How to Safely Grill on Your Outdoor Deck

The scent of smoldering charcoal wafts through the air while family and friends gather on the deck, eagerly awaiting the homemade burgers and roasted corn that are sizzling to perfection. It’s true – nothing brings people together like a buzzing backyard barbecue. While your outdoor deck might be the perfect spot for alfresco entertaining, it is not always the safest place for smoking summer-time favorites … Continue reading How to Safely Grill on Your Outdoor Deck

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Relaxing Outdoor Furniture for Your Deck

Furnishing your deck, whether it’s new or recently renovated, determines how your family will use that space for years to come. Outdoor furniture is functional. By choosing furniture items, deck layout, and décor style, you set the tone for family gatherings, weekends, and lazy afternoons. For some homeowners, utilizing every square foot for an outdoor kitchen and dining furniture is the top priority. They envision … Continue reading Relaxing Outdoor Furniture for Your Deck

Turning Your Deck Into a True Outdoor Living Room

A stunning outdoor deck is the focal point of any hallmark home. You’ve spent countless weekends constructing your dream deck, hoping to create a place where you and your family can gather together and recap after a busy week. It’s a beautiful outdoor space that feels like home. Now that you’ve laid the foundation of your retreat, it’s time to transform your deck into a … Continue reading Turning Your Deck Into a True Outdoor Living Room

Pergola Ideas for Revamping Your Deck

You’re stretched out in a hammock or along a cushioned chaise lounge enjoying a breezy summer afternoon on your deck. After half-an-hour, however, you flip over in frustration as your skin reddens and you start sweating more than you anticipated. You thought furnishing a cozy retreat on your deck was a smart idea, but you’re beginning to understand your biggest mistake: you didn’t incorporate any … Continue reading Pergola Ideas for Revamping Your Deck

Curating a Deck You’ll Want to Entertain On All Summer

The grill is fired up. You take the plastic cover off of the pool, and turn on a radio station that makes your children groan. After a quick music adjustment, your backyard has transformed into party central. This summer is going to be something special. Hosting the ultimate summer bash twelve weekends in a row is not a tall order if you have plenty of … Continue reading Curating a Deck You’ll Want to Entertain On All Summer

Finding Your Deck Furniture Style

When you are furnishing a deck or undertaking a full-blown remodeling project there are many practical considerations that demand your attention, from the decking material to the climate considerations. What materials will withstand heavy rains, low temperatures, and considerable snow? What size deck can you build based on the current cost of labor and materials? In the midst of the logistical madness don’t lose sight … Continue reading Finding Your Deck Furniture Style

Restoring an Old Deck: New Furniture, New Look

The slowly crumbling deck that came with your new home remains neglected, only populated with an aging plastic chair and a mismatched end table. Whether you keep it at the bottom of your to-do list or simply don’t know where to begin with your deck restore Trex® Outdoor Furniture™ has you covered. To fully utilize your outdoor spaces you just need some inspiration. Here are … Continue reading Restoring an Old Deck: New Furniture, New Look

Deck Ideas for Regions With Intense Weather

Designing your perfect living room or master bedroom is difficult enough — when you undertake an outdoor living room, patio, or deck remodeling you also have to combat the elements to find the perfect balance between fashionable and functional. Families lucky enough to live in moderate climates with little rainfall and mild temperatures can get away with grabbing a wicker chair from inside and placing … Continue reading Deck Ideas for Regions With Intense Weather