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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Cedarbrook’s Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Deck

Cedarbrook’s Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Deck

Spring is just around the corner! If you have a deck you are probably starting to think about cleaning it up for the warm weather! Here are tips and for cleaning both wood and composite decks!   Wood Deck: • Remove all furniture and other items sitting on the...

Project Timing and Financing Options

With the arrival of the new year, it’s time to be proactive in planning your new home improvement projects! Q: When is the best time to schedule a consultation for a spring project like a deck or porch? A: Now! The earlier you schedule a consultation, the...
Winter Deck Care – A Guide for Your Composite Deck

Winter Deck Care – A Guide for Your Composite Deck

A well-maintained deck adds significant value to your home but upkeep can be difficult during the winter months. Here are some tips on winter deck care and what to avoid to keep your deck looking great through the winter months! Coming into winter, sweep up leaves and...
Upcoming Holiday Events

Upcoming Holiday Events

As the winter season rolls in, there are many fun holiday events and activities going on in Frederick! Check it out!   Maryland Christmas Show November 18, 19 & 20 November 25, 26 & 27 Enjoy the works of top artists and craftsmen offering fine art,...
Cedarbrook’s Favorite Jobs

Cedarbrook’s Favorite Jobs

This month we wanted to blog about something different and fun so we decided to share some of Cedarbrook’s favorite jobs with you.  Enjoy!   In 2013, we built this gorgeous outdoor living space in Frederick, MD. The deck is 800 square feet with a 306 square foot...