Deck and Porch
In the North East deck must be built on solid foundation with sound framings and safe
"We work with you in mind to design your deck with as many
high end features and installation materials as possible, within your budget."
New materials are becoming more popular, such as
composite planks for decks made of wood and plastic that is
extruded with a reversible finish: combed finish on one side and an embossed woodgrain finish on the other.
Basically, tougher plastics, to withstand more use and abuse traffic, built-in resistance to staining, fading
and mold & mildew.
Other growing popular choices for railings and columns include
PVC finishes which Lower maintenance, and are rot-proof and
Check our deck and porch gallery
with some completed decks and porches:
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This existing and original porch was completely removed, and a new porch rebuit
after being approved by the local inspector. Here are the
can be challenging projects since they must comply with astringent code
Watch a video of a finished ramp below:
The porch in the video below required extensive overhaul: replacement of ten windows,re-framing fixes,
insulation added to both ceiling and exterior walls, drywall, moldings, installation of exterior door with
storm, siding replacement (some portions), recessed lights and baseboard heaters installed to make this porch
part of the house, into a four season
.Watch the unfolding transformation:
Old decks were poorly attached to the house, as a matter of fact, many accidents happened as a result of a
deck collapse. The ledged board, (this is the board that anchors the deck to the house) should be
bolted to the house's main frame to ensure people's safety.