hot tub

How to install a deck with a hot tub

Winter is coming, which means its finally winter hot tub season! If you already have a hot tub, well… we are all jealous, but if you are looking to purchase one, ensure you are preparing your deck. A deck that is compatible for a tub includes taking some steps to ensure the build is level and inline. To begin, the …

Fall

Outdoor Fall deck décor

Its finally Fall! Who else is a sucker for the fallen leaves and beautiful colors? We at Econo Decks definitely are! With seasonal change comes seasonal decorating, which means its time to spice up your deck décor and take it to the next level. Luckily, our team has put together a collection of deck decorating ideas for you to mimic …

Deck Trends

Decking trends from 2021

Ever wondered what everyone else was getting done to their deck? If it was similar to your personal visions? If it was completely different? Well the Econo Decks team has put together a list of  what we believe to be the most popular decking trends of 2021. With another summer spent with the COVID-19 pandemic, many individuals resorted to revamping …

Deck Privacy

How to increase deck privacy

Deck Privacy is a desirable feature for most home owners and there are ways to create this in just about any backyard. Whether it be the installation of a custom privacy wall, planting vegetation or other creative additions, the possibilities are endless. In this Blog post the Econo Decks team will discuss ways to increase seclusion in your personal outdoor …

Basic maintenance for decks

A well built deck can bring years of joy to a family or individuals who love spending time outside. To preserve a deck its important to conduct regular inspections and maintenance. Keep reading to learn about what we recommend for basic deck maintenance. One of the most important tips is to conduct regular inspections on your deck. If you have …

Patios and Decks

Patios vs. Decks

The materials used for decks and patios is the main difference between both outdoor builds. Decks are usually above the ground and made of wood or other sturdy plastic look-a-likes. While paver stones or concrete make up an outdoor patio. Both decks and patios have their own personal pro’s and con’s but it’s the homeowners decision for fits their lifestyle. …