Deck Design & Build Blog

  1. Guide to Deck Joist Spacing and Span Chart

    Deck Joist Span

    Creating a custom deck with a DIY deck frame is an excellent method to add a one-of-a-kind piece of outdoor living space to your home. While constructing a deck frame isn't as simple as nailing several boards together, it is a doable DIY project - provided you have the appropriate knowledge and assistance. That's where The Deck Store comes in to help you with your joist plan and spacing strategy.

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  2. Enter a New Era of Decking with Deckorators Voyage

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    Introducing Deckorators Voyage composite decking, the first of its kind. This revolutionary mineral-based composite board is engineered with embossed textures to provide superior traction and strength. With a structure similar to traditional lumber, Voyage has unmatched strength that is nearly 35% lighter than other composites and similar in weight to PVC. Available in different widths including an Extra Wide 9-1/4" board, you can create a truly original deck design with Deckorators Voyage Deck Boards.

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  3. Trex Signature Decking: Redefining Outdoor Living Standards

    Trex Signature Decking: Redefining Outdoor Living Standards

    Trex has just launched its newest and most exclusive product, Trex Signature Decking. This ultra-high-end composite decking is an innovative blend of 95% recycled wood & plastics that looks practically like real hardwoods with a matte finish and elegant grain pattern. With its superior build quality, this Made In The USA product is backed by a 50-year Limited Residential Warranty as well as a Fade & Stain Warranty. If you're looking for the best in outdoor living products, look no further than Trex Signature Decking!

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  4. Why DekPro Deck Railing is the Perfect Option for Your Home

    Why DekPro Deck Railing is the Perfect Option for Your Home

    DekPro is a leader in the decking industry, providing homeowners and contractors with top-quality aluminum railing, balusters, lighting, and cable rail. Their Prestige Deck Railing system is one of the easiest to install on your own – no contractor required! This heavy-duty aluminum product boasts a sophisticated style at an affordable price point while being powder coated for maximum durability. Plus, DekPro offers a limited lifetime warranty for added peace of mind. So whether you’re looking to build or upgrade your outdoor space yourself or hire a professional, DekPro has got you covered!

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  5. Trex Transcend: A Durable, Low-Maintenance Railing Option For Your Deck

    Trex Transcend: A Durable, Low-Maintenance Railing Option For Your Deck

    If you're looking for a modern, low-maintenance railing system for your deck, the Trex transcend deck railing system is a great option. This railing is made of durable materials that will not rust or rot, and it is available in a variety of colors to match your deck.

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  6. Trex Select Decking: An Eco-Friendly Composite

    Trex Select

    If you're planning a deck project, Trex Select Decking is a great option to consider. This unique composite decking is made from recycled materials, delivering both elegance and affordability. It's also durable, with a high-performance shell to resist stains and molds better than traditional composites.

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  7. The New Trex Lineage Composite Decking Collection

    Trex Lineage Composite Decking

    Looking for a top-quality composite decking option? Trex Lineage might be the perfect fit for your needs! This new composite decking from Trex is made to last, with a subtle wood grain finish that will give your outdoor space an updated and polished look. Trex lineage is also super easy to maintain - no more sanding or staining required!

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  8. Trex Transcend: The Perfect Decking Material

    Trex Transcend: The Perfect Decking Material

    The Deck Store is proud to offer Trex Transcend, the perfect decking material for any homeowner. This decking is durable, weather-resistant, made of composite materials, and will never rot or warp. It comes in a variety of colors and styles to match any home, and is easy to install so that you can do it yourself.

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  9. Trex Composite Decking Vs Wood (What You Need To Know)

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    A Trex® composite deck is ready whenever you want to use it. No sanding, staining, or painting here. A little soap and water or a quick power washing is all the maintenance Trex requires. Wood decks take constant care. Trex composite decking is more durable and longer lasting. When you look at all Trex has to offer, wood decking begins to feel like signing up for a second job.

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  10. Complete Guide For Building a Deck [Updated for 2024]

    Guide For Building a Deck

    Building a deck can add value to your home and increase your living space without the expense of adding an additional room to your house.

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