Why We Trust Trex Decking

Why We Trust Trex Decking

Trex, the world’s largest manufacturer of composite decking and railings, was founded in 1996. In the 21 years since its inception, they’ve made a splash in the decking world. At Decks & Docks, we’re proud to carry the outstanding products Trex manufactures. Here’s why. Trex is an Innovator Trex disrupted the decking world in 1996 […]

How to Prepare Your Deck for a Hurricane

How to Prepare Your Deck for a Hurricane

We’re currently at the height of another hurricane season. It’s been estimated that Harvey and Irma have collectively caused up to $200 billion in damage. That means that knowing how to effectively prepare for a hurricane is essential right now. The first thing on your mind when preparing for a hurricane is the safety of […]

Creating an Ideal Deck Space for Your Home

Creating an Ideal Deck Space for Your Home

Imagine lounging on your deck as the gulls squawk in the distance or serving up the best burgers this side of the gulf. Or maybe you’d rather host a small cocktail party as the sun sets. When you think of your ideal deck space, what is that comes to mind? Your deck can be a […]

How to Clean and Maintain Your Composite Deck

How to Clean and Maintain Your Composite Deck

Once your beautiful new composite deck is installed, you’ll need to clean and maintain it to keep it looking its best for years to come. This will eradicate mildew, help you spot any problems over time, and protect your deck. Here’s what you need to know to clean and maintain your composite deck. Check With […]

Is it Safe to Have a Fire Pit on Your Deck?

Is it Safe to Have a Fire Pit on Your Deck?

Cooler weather means it’s time to set up the fire pit and roast some marshmallows or just warm up a tad by the flames. While some homeowners may build or purchase fire pits in their yards, others may prefer to keep their fire pits closer to their homes. If you’re considering putting or making a […]

Backyard Style: Floating Decks

Backyard Style: Floating Decks

Decks don’t need to be one-size-fits-all solutions. You’re unique, you’re home is unique—why shouldn’t your deck be unique? Decks & Docks provides a variety of materials and hardware to help homeowners and contractors craft unique decks that suit their personalities and lifestyles. So treat your backyard to some style and incorporate those features you want […]

Three Things You Need to Do to Maintain Your Wood Deck

Three Things You Need to Do to Maintain Your Wood Deck

Your deck isn’t just your own private oasis or haven, it’s also an investment in the value of your home. To keep it look its best and to extend its life, it’s necessary to spend some time cleaning, sealing, and repairing issues to maintain your wood deck. Cleaning Your Wood Deck When: Spring, on a […]

How to Choose Composite Decking

How to Choose Composite Decking

Composite decking has come a long way since the 1980s. With more options to choose from, homeowners face a slew of decisions on their way to designing their ideal deck. (If you want to skip the reading and learn more about composite decking from the pros, feel free to stop by one of our locations.) […]

4 Myths About Solar Deck Lights—And Why You Shouldn’t Believe Them

4 Myths About Solar Deck Lights—And Why You Shouldn’t Believe Them

Solar deck lights can be a great way to enhance your deck and ensure that you can continue enjoying it once the sun has gone down. In addition, solar deck lights can function as safety lighting, illuminating areas of your deck like stairs that may require more attention to navigate. Unfortunately, solar deck lights have […]