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
Adding built-in benches can save a lot of space on your deck and give your guests a comfortable place to sit. Learn how to easily build a bench with Decks.com.
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.
Make your deck the place to be this year. Find unique outdoor furniture ideas for decks of all sizes and transform your backyard into an outdoor living room.
Outdoor showers are perfect for cleaning off after the beach or pool. Here are some of our favorite DIY outdoor shower ideas. Find inspiration at Decks.com.
Free up valuable space in your home with outdoor storage options. Find unique ideas for outdoor storage as well as some tips for organizing at Decks.com.
Our DIY guide will show you how to build an outdoor table to entertain guests and make the most out of your deck or patio. Learn more with Decks.com.