Do I need a no-slip deck? - Econo Decks - Decks and Fence Services Calgary

Do I need a no-slip deck?

A slippery deck is a danger for everyone! Summer or winter, it’s important to ensure that your deck provides all users with adequate traction. What causes a deck to be slippery? Most people think that moisture makes their deck slippery but precipitation is not the complete picture. Debris (leaves, twigs, dirt) holds moisture against your deck creating an environment perfect …

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Deck Shade Solutions

You built a new deck and it looks fantastic! You want to spend time cooking, relaxing and entertaining in your new space. But, too much sunlight isn’t good for you and sometimes your deck is just too hot! You need a source of shade. Lucky for you there are many shade solutions with a range of cost, coverage and ease …

Why Traditional Deck Layouts Are Worth Considering

Decks are increasingly popular.  They add living space to your home, provide room for entertaining, offer a personal getaway spot, allow you to enjoy our short summer season and add an attractive feature for resale. No wonder we love them! As deck popularity has increased so too has the number and complexity of deck designs and amenities. We frequently encounter …

Signs that it’s Time for a New Deck

Your deck is looking old and weathered. Should you do the usual yearly maintenance or is it time to replace it? For safety reasons, it’s important to determine if it is time for a new deck. Signs to watch for: There are definite signs that a deck has deteriorated and may need to be replaced. Your deck posts are rotting …