What is PVC decking?

What is PVC decking?

PVC is another decking material that became a strong competitor to wood and composite. The difference among the three is that PVC decking is all plastic, with no organic matter in it. Surely, there are advantages and disadvantages to this. The biggest pro – a...

4 Benefits of Having a Laneway House

Building a laneway house on the back yard can become one of the best investments for your property.  How is it different from traditional houses? Let`s figure it out. The City of Toronto defines a laneway house as a self-contained residential unit located on the same...
Pros and Cons of Composite Decks

Pros and Cons of Composite Decks

There are so many options that you have to consider when choosing a material for your deck. Each one of them has its benefits and disadvantages that you should be aware of. Read the pros and cons of composite decking below and see if this material works for you.  Pro:...
5 Trends in Deck Building in 2021

5 Trends in Deck Building in 2021

Due to drastic changes in our lifestyle in 2021, most people realized that their own house is the safest place for relaxation and entertainment in the next couple of months (years?). So this year, all of the trends of outdoor and indoor designs are focused on making...
5 Reasons to Install Glass Railings on your Deck

5 Reasons to Install Glass Railings on your Deck

When it comes to railing installation on your deck, make sure to choose the most practical and aesthetically pleasing option. Usually the question is: “Glass or wood?” – that`s one of the dilemmas that may appear when finalizing the design of the project. Despite...
6 Benefits of Having a Deck

6 Benefits of Having a Deck

If you’re considering upgrading your home, there are a variety of options to make your home more functional. One idea is to add an outdoor deck. It is an excellent way to provide an area for hosting friends and family and to simply enjoy some time outside. Here are...
6 Deck Trends To Follow in 2020

6 Deck Trends To Follow in 2020

6 Decking Trends To Follow In 2020 A new year has begun and most of us are looking for fresh starts. With the precious summertime a few months away in Canada, this would be the ideal time for homeowners to start thinking of installing or upgrading their decking so...
4 Essential Reasons to Use Stain on Exterior Wood

4 Essential Reasons to Use Stain on Exterior Wood

4 Essential Reasons to Use Stain on Exterior Wood If you are planning on using lumber for any exterior construction projects there are a few good reasons to consider adding an attractive and protective wood stain. It may seem that this step is superfluous and only for...