Decks With Views
These decks take advantage of nature's surroundings with stunning views and lush locations.
By: Virginia Switzer
Photo By: Bob Winner
Set above the tree line, this clear deck railing designed by Pureview Railings provides safety without being distracting. This standalone platform features plush seating and plenty of room to relax and enjoy the calming water elements.
A Mountain Vista
This wraparound deck captures mountain views from every angle. Add a grill station and some lounging chairs and you'll never want go inside. Photo courtesy of Fiberon
Lounging in Luxury
Here, the deck railing doubles as a seating option, which is ideal for entertaining. The rolling meadow is a serene focal point that can be viewed while standing or lounging on the ground, thanks the addition of a few oversize pillows. Photo courtesy Timber Tech
Set along the water's edge, this spacious deck is designed for gathering. An intimate nook provides a corner to sit quietly and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Photo courtesy of Timber Tech
This immaculate cedar deck is an oasis with multiple levels dedicated to different vantage points of scenery. Photo courtesy of Cedar Deck
Sleek and Serene
The sleek, manicured look of wood planks coordinates with the clean aesthetic of the existing metal and glass railings. The deck design lends itself to ample room for lounging and waterside enjoyment.
HGTV Dream Home 2012 includes a private hot tub, that's perfect for staying warm on chilly nights. The deck surround has ample seating and is a great spot to entertain guests and show off the unbelievable mountain views.