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Outdoor Living Spaces – Fresh Air and Fun!

We often write about how investing in an outdoor space will increase your home’s value. While this is true, there is also a powerful investment to be made in enhancing your quality of life! Studies show there are many added health benefits to being outdoors. According to the EPA a surprising 90% of our lives are spent indoors. With that said, it’s no wonder why an outdoor living space is such a great investment.

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Covering your Framework with Lattice and Cladding

Here at Cedarbrook, we get excited for an outdoor space complete with finishing touches, such as lattice work and cladding! These design features are designated to covering any exposed wood from the framing. For decks 8’ or higher off the ground, we would recommend installing a rain diversion system complete with wood frame trim on all posts to create a fully usable space under the deck. However, with decks that are closer to the ground, we recommend lattice or cladding work to finish your space.

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Today’s Decking Choices

In the past, there were just a few deck board options to select from. Decisions were as simple as choosing the wood decking option that fit your needs! However, times have changed and new technology has been introduced to the decking industry.
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Porches: to Screen or not to Screen

You have decided on a porch addition for your home! Great News! Your new Porch will give you and your guests a reprieve from the wind and sun; but the big question is to screen or not to screen. This decision comes down to your location, your lifestyle, and of course, your budget.

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Choosing Decking Material

Choosing Decking Material

Whether you are resurfacing an existing deck or building a new one, it is important that you understand the difference among available decking materials so that you are able to choose the one best suited to your outdoor space, your lifestyle, and your budget!...