A zen space, near nature, to enjoy the tranquillity, in a beautiful surrounding, how does this sound? And why not build a huge balcony that goes all around your country home or cottage, at ground level, in direct contact with nature?
If you have chosen to buy a cabin, it is possible that you want to make some improvements and bring it to your liking! This is exactly what one of Postech Cornwall’s customers did. Located in St-Francis Lake, Ontario, she decided to replace her unstable old deck with a magnificent 3-season veranda.
From small to large spaces, here are a few ideas that will inspire you in creating a welcoming and charming patio.
Harsh UV rays, battering rain, and extreme temperatures can take a toll on your wood deck, leaving it faded and dull. Fortunately, a quality deck stain can help revive its appearance while adding a measure of protection against the elements. There are different types that come in several levels of opacity; each type having its own advantages and disadvantages. Keep reading to learn more about the different options before choosing the right one for you.
This year, the temperature has cooled rapidly, leaving us little time to enjoy our backyard one last time. What to do? We found a few ideas so you can set up and savor your backyard oasis. Therefore you will be able to prolong summer in your yard. Let the cooler weather be your ally!
Spending time outdoors is part of the friendly and family rituals of Canadians. When the summer is coming up, we tend to have family BBQs and long evenings outside. Many try to create a haven of peace to make the most of their backyard. In recent years, several really interesting trends have emerged, and that of the use of nature such as trees has particularly caught our attention.
For a few years now, plants have really featured! Whether for indoors or outdoors, greenery is trendy! Here is a list of 5 plants that you should get for your deck!
Are you looking for trendy accessories that will embellish your deck? We have compiled for you a list of our 6 favorite accessories that will certainly match the look you are looking for!
There are a number of ways to create a foundation for a deck or porch. Homeowners go from one extreme of just putting posts in the ground, without any foundation, to the other extreme of putting in a pier and footing. Ignoring the need for a foundation and just putting a post into the ground isn’t a good idea, as the post can move and heave due to the ground freezing and swelling. This causes the deck to get out of level, nails or screws to loosen, and can ultimately destroy the deck.