The Deck
bkaybrownJune 5, 2014
How do you give this deck appeal?
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Patricia Colwell
How about large planters in front of each pillar and a lot of great larger scaled furniture this set from costco is awesome and these planters are a great scale.
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K&N Sales
Hi Bkaybrown,

Lighting can do a lot for decks, it would be helpful to get a picture of it at night. Patricia Colwell is right as well, plants and the way the furniture is arranged can make a big difference. The first thing I suggest is arranging the furniture differently and seeing if you like the deck more. You could also look at getting an outdoor rug or staining the deck darker.
Hope this helps!

K&N Sales
    Bookmark   June 5, 2014 at 8:32AM
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bkaybrown
Have considered darker stain to give contrast. Solar lighting is being used now.
    Bookmark   June 5, 2014 at 8:54AM
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LED Bar Lighting
Multicolored LED Lighting is always easy way to transform an outdoor area like a Deck. Here's a link to an easy DIY Outdoor LED Lighting Kit - http://www.barlighting.com/12-Meter-Outdoor-Flex-Kit-p/12ofk-rgb.htm
    Bookmark   June 5, 2014 at 9:23AM
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    Bookmark   Thanked by bkaybrown    June 6, 2014 at 12:55PM
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sullivandesign
Wood or wicker furniture looks good on a wood deck. Metal furniture looks good on a flagstone terrace. Pull the furniture arrangement out from the house wall a bit. Larger deck needs larger furniture.
1 Like    Bookmark   June 6, 2014 at 11:15PM
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