Skirting can be an attractive feature that can be added to any low-level deck.
Learn how to build a wood pergola shade feature over your deck.
Water drainage systems allow you to comfortably use the space under a high deck.
Learn how to build planter boxes to display flowers on your deck that will look nice and hold up well for many years.
Learn how to build a shade feature called an arbor along your deck railing. You can even hang flower pots from the rafters.
What to look for in a deck drainage system
Learn how to build an attractive bench for deck seating.
Step-by-step instructions on how to install low-voltage post cap lights. Learn about cutting a groove to hide your wiring.
Learn about the advantages of using LED lights over incandescent light bulbs for low-voltage deck lighting.
Compare the pros and cons of solar deck lights vs. low-voltage deck lighting.
Follow our step-by-step instructions to install low-voltage post cap lighting.
Illuminate the night with our deck lighting ideas for your outdoor space, from string and solar lights to pool lighting. Find inspiration at Decks.com.
Step-by-step instructions for how to install low-voltage lights on your deck stair risers.
Are you considering installing a composite fence? Learn more about composite fencing, as well as how to install a composite fence yourself, at Decks.com.
Create the perfect outdoor dining space for you and your guests. Make the most of your deck or patio with our list of outdoor dining area ideas and pictures.
Make your backyard kitchen the place to be this year. Find unique outdoor kitchen ideas for summer BBQs, grilling, and outdoor parties at decks.com.