Constructing a new Deck? Hire a Pro

Here are some reasons why you’ll want to hire a professional to construct a new deck. The building codes for decks have become much more complicated due to the abundance of deck collapses during the last few years. Attachment techniques need to be carefully followed and scrutinized to be sure the deck structure is safe.Read More


Which Building Material is Right for Your DecK?

A deck helps expand your living space and provides a great spot to commune with nature. Adding or replacing a deck not only boosts your home’s curb appeal, it also has the potential for a good return on investment from your remodeling dollars. Which material is right for your project depends on several factors, includingRead More


Georgia’s New Requirements for Residential Decks

The State of Georgia has begun enforcing new requirements related to the minimum standards for how single span, single level residential decks must be constructed. A copy of the 22-page document is available at http://www.dca.state.ga.us/development/constructioncodes/programs/documents/2012IRC-DeckManual2014Amendments_001.pdf “The new amendment to the Georgia building code is an effort to prevent future serious deck collapses like the onesRead More