thisoldhouse.com | Because they are subject to a wide range of conditions in different climates, the life expectancy of wooden decks can vary significantly. Under ideal conditions, they have a life expectancy of about 20 years.
Wooden decks can be an immediate extension of a house or a remote space overlooking a particularly spectacular vista and be designed in many shapes and sizes. This one bows where it needs to, where a table and chairs need more room than circulation.
Set Up Screening Love your deck, but not your view? Install attractive structures that use complementary materials to create appealing borders that camouflage what you don't want to see. These small-slat screens pick up on the patterning on the long overhead pergola to create a seamless border for this backyard oasis.