Indoor & Outdoor Deck Installation Martinez, CA
Ask any homeowner why they want a deck and you will almost always get the same answer. They want to spend more time outdoors, in most of all “comfort”. Ask them what they want to do once they get outdoors and usually you will never get the same answer. Outdoor living has as many variations as the people who enjoy it. Cooking, eating, playing, entertaining, relaxing, gardening, solitude, the list of outdoor activities can go on and on. But the real truth of the matter is sometimes a deck can be as useful as any room in your house. A deck is an economical way of extending living space. Roof decks are becoming a popular solution to the problem of limited space in urban areas. A well planned deck can turn real awkward areas into comfortable outdoor living space. Kitchens are usually a center of family activity and an adjacent deck for outdoor eating opens up valuable room indoors. Decks can be designed for all-weather enjoyment, or it can be completely exposed to the elements. Energy efficiency is now a very important concern. Many older homes were not designed with energy concerns in mind. A Strategically placed deck overheads and arbors can cut home cooling and heating costs. Decks can create usable space out of awkward available yard space especially areas with steep hillsides. Decks can be built over areas with poor soil or water drainage. Decks can also be built over steep terrain without disturbing the natural contours of the slope. Decks create an inviting transitional space between indoors and outdoors . When viewed form the interior it usually makes the house interior seem larger and more open.