How Big Should My Deck Be?
May 20, 2022
Have you finally decided that this year will be the year you build a deck for your home? Planning a deck build can be fun and exciting, but there are many things you need to consider. One thing you need to consider during your deck planning is how big you would like your deck to […]
What Type of Decking Material Should I Choose?
February 1, 2022
Thinking about adding a deck onto your home? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. At North American Deck and Patio, we’ve built thousands of decks, and have worked with many homeowners in Maryland. We wanted to take some time today to talk about all of the different decking material options available to […]
3 Ways to Make Your Deck More Private
June 21, 2019
Summer is finally here and during the hot summer months there’s nothing like hosting a barbecue on your deck, but nothing can ruin a barbecue more than nosy neighbors. There isn’t anything wrong with wanting a little privacy, but how can you make your deck more private? We’ve helped many people build the Maryland deck […]
Why Choose Composite For Your New Deck?
September 13, 2018
When it comes to investing in a new deck, you have a few options for the kind of deck you can get. Are you looking for natural wood or perhaps cost-effective vinyl? Different materials offer different pros and cons for your decking experience, but today we’re going to focus on composite materials. Composite Decks are […]
Considerations for Investing in a New Deck
August 22, 2018
If you are in the market for a new deck you likely have a lot of decisions to make. There are many things to consider when designing and building a deck, especially if you aren’t replacing an existing one. From function, to cost, to design, there are countless decisions to make. Let’s look at some […]
Safety Tips for Kids on Your Deck
August 1, 2018
Kids are known for their carefree attitudes, which is a quality most of us adults are envious of! However, carelessness and clumsiness can result in accidents quite easily, so it’s important for you to accident-proof your home as much as possible for your own children as well as visiting children or young neighbors. Let’s take […]
Additions to Boost Curb Appeal
July 24, 2018
Decks and patios are home additions that can do a lot for your property. They can help make your outdoor living space more versatile, give you more places to relax or entertain guests, and can boost your home’s curb appeal. Here’s how to make the most of your deck and patio and be the envy […]
What Can I Do With My Underdeck?
June 28, 2018
Do you have a raised deck? Are you taking advantage of all of that wonderful space beneath it? If you’re not, then you’ve come to the right place for underdeck design ideas. Turn Your Underdeck Into a Storage Shed! Though it may not be the most glamorous idea, you can go a long way with […]
Five Ways to Decorate Your Deck this Summer
June 20, 2018
With the temperatures rising here in Maryland homeowners are spending more and more time outdoors and that means it’s time to head out onto the deck. There are many things you can do to decorate your deck and make it feel more functional and attractive, so that you can spend more time enjoying it. Let’s […]
Do I Need to Seal My Deck After Brightening it?
June 13, 2018
Wooden decks need maintenance, or they’ll deteriorate and turn into eyesores. Part of maintaining a wooden deck includes a brightening process that will inevitably increase the lifespan of the wood. But, what exactly is this process, and how can it help you? If you’ve invested in a custom deck design, you’ll want to protect it […]