Deck Ideas that Work by Peter Jeswald
from the deck to the other parts of the property. The robust greens create a nice contrast with the orange parts of the house.
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replace the deck, if redo the exterior shingles in a neutral gray or green shade, see how the white trim of the railing and medium-brown decking color work so well together with the siding and white or off-white trims. The railing looks like a cedar-type coloring while the decking is lighter in shade.
this is kind of what i'm thinking about putting pillars on the back deck like this and then putting a shade
Partial pergola for side of deck?
room. Decks are great options for creating much-needed living space for older, smaller homes. With an overhead structure and some furniture, a deck greatly extends the home's living space.And don't stop there. Decks can be great places to enjoy family movie night; outdoor dining, cooking and entertaining;