Do you need a new deck but need help determining which material to choose? A deck is a long-term investment that will provide enjoyment and entertainment for years, so it’s essential to understand your options. Both wood and composite materials vary in cost and quality.
Wood is the most obvious choice for those looking for a more natural look. Recently, however, composite decking has grown in popularity, and there are plenty of reasons why a composite deck might be the best fit for you and your family.
Accommodates Any Property
If your yard isn’t level, you can install a deck to provide a safe place for gathering outdoors. Raised decks can accommodate sloped or uneven ground. Also, a raised deck gives you a great view of the outdoors. So, you can better see the natural beauty around your property. This renovation also increases property value because potential buyers enjoy breathtaking views.
Attractive Design Choices
Composite decking embodies wood’s warmth and natural beauty with intricate textures and colors while providing a subtle, modern sleekness. Over the years, composite design has improved so much that composite boards mimic the natural qualities of wood. In addition to the many design choices, you can add accessories like outdoor lighting or a grill to provide the perfect backdrop for your summer cookouts.
Withstands the Elements
When you need a new composite deck, you must ensure you get a deck contractor who will use materials that will stand the test of time. Your deck goes through harsh weather conditions, which is why the material you use should be able to withstand the elements. With composite decking, you can effortlessly achieve this.
The boards are resistant to mold, and the material does not rot or split. It has a high UV stability, meaning it won’t crack when exposed to high sunlight. Also, composite boards are more resistant to discoloration, so you don’t have to worry about painting your deck.
Increases Property Value
Potential homebuyers appreciate custom hardscaping features like decks, patios, or lighting. Investing in a composite deck adds value to the home. Having a nice, long-lasting composite deck will contribute to your home’s resale value. When building a composite deck, you are sure to recoup a portion of the cost at your house’s resale.
Interested in Improving Your Outdoor Living Space? Consider Landscape and Hardscaping Design Services from Carroll Landscaping
Carroll Landscaping has over 30 years of experience with landscape construction, porch construction, deck building, and hardscape installation. Our award-winning landscape designers are passionate about providing customers with top-notch service and landscape design. Our landscape designers have a creative design outlook and work as a team with our installation crews to make your vision a reality. We are committed to providing every customer with the highest quality workmanship, professional and knowledgeable service, and creativity in design in order to surpass our clients’ expectations in every aspect of the project.
We serve residents throughout the beautiful state of Maryland including Baltimore, Columbia, Ellicott City, Eldersburg, Clarksville, Sykesville, Manchester, Westminster, and Woodstock. For more information and to schedule a consultation with one of our expert designers, contact us online or give us a call at 410-922-2416