An unmaintained old deck can really be an eyesore. Every day wear and tear, combined with the degradation to wood decking and rails caused by our intense Iowa weather, takes a toll on the appearance, and safety of your outdoor entertaining area. And, really, it...

When you choose the right deck railing for your home, it’s essential that you take certain factors into consideration. Your deck railing is, perhaps, the most visible part of your deck. The aesthetic quality of your deck railing is very important, but so is the...

A well-organized work shed is something every homeowner should enjoy. Whether you’re a handyman-extraordinaire, or still trying to figure out a drill bit from a screwdriver, having a place for all of your tools, yard equipment, and various other implements possible. In fact if you...

Decks today serve a bigger purpose than the traditional porch, and today’s popular deck designs reflect that. While both decks and porches provide a pleasant area to sit and unwind, gaze out on mother nature’s finery, or catch up on the latest news with friends...