Whether you’re a Do-it-Yourself family or seeking the help of a professional deck contractor, deck construction is not only a personal choice, it’s a matter of personal safety too.
Many homeowners choose to expand on their own creativity to design their dream deck, porch or patio and even install it themselves. For a seasoned handyman with plenty of extra time on his or her hands, this could prove to be a relaxing and rewarding way to spend their free hours throughout the summer. If space or budget is restricted, then a homeowner may be quite comfortable with tackling … Read the rest
When a landscape designer refers a deck company, what do they want? The lowest cost? Kickbacks? Shortcuts? Not anymore.
Interior/ Landscape Designers often find dealing with Deck Companies a challenge, and vice versa. The skills of deck builders varies wildly and often there is a bit of a culture clash that can happen when expectations are not met. Designers, Landscape Designers and Architects are all quite different breeds and meeting their expectations can be a challenge for some builders. This post gives an insight into what makes our relationships with designers and architects of all descriptions successful.… Read the rest
The Deck Store and Paul Lafrance Design are proud to announce an alliance commencing immediately.
The partnership will combine their respective design teams with The Deck Store being the exclusive supplier and installer for all outdoor living space projects. Paul Lafrance will continue to operate independently on private interior, commercial and celebrity projects. Terry Fangrad, CEO of The Deck Store and Paul Lafrance are two of a kind – brilliant designers who are fun loving, high energy, young minded, and eclectic with a vast knowledge of the industry. They are excited about this … Read the rest