Today we are going to look at a different topic ... Deck design and some problems areas to avoid
First lets review the basics of deck designing.
Usually form follows function for designing. When designing and planing, start by how you plan on using your deck. Most decks you have three main uses.
1) Entertaining: A space where you can be relaxing in a comfortable chair or patio set, a space to get some sun, or a place for a small party, or for the kids to get some fresh air and play safely within a watchful eye.
2) Grilling: a space for a grill
3) Egress: space to transition from the house to the deck and from the deck into the backyard.
So think of each of these spaces within your deck design