Ipe wood is a popular green building material used for decking, furniture and flooring. Like mahogany, Ipe is typically a deep rich brown with some pieces displaying red and amber hues.
Composite decking is a familiar choice for the homeowner who prefers low-maintenance decking. Composites are at least partially made from HDPE or PVC, and contain organic filler material such as wood fibers or flax. This decking material is meant to last much longer than a 100% organic decking material like pressure-treated lumber. The benefit of … Read More
There is a huge array of decking materials you can use to build! From natural wood to composite decking, we’ll give you the lowdown on which one is right for you and your family. In order to make the most of your investment, you need to understand the pros and cons of different decking materials. … Read More
Whether you’re a DIY-er with a penchant for adventure or you’re looking to hire some deck builders for your project, you’ll find some useful tips here. This summer is going to be beautiful and you’re going to love spending some quality time outdoors with your family. What better way to enjoy the summer weather in … Read More
Picking materials for your deck is easy, right? Maybe if you want a basic deck but you should still look at the new composite decking materials that can lower your deck maintenance costs. Picking the right materials for your home and lifestyle (low maintenance) takes time and the reward is a beautiful deck you can … Read More
Every home buyer dreams of the perfect deck, and so do you. Builders know this, so they include a deck on new homes to give you a starting point. From here you can add your dream deck ideas, from built-in seating to planters and more, as people are spending more time outdoors. Even if your … Read More