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8 Stylish Deck Features

March 21, 2019

Explore your options before you begin outfitting your deck with custom, built-in design elements.

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Fire Pit Focal Point

This fire pit is a contemporary focal point that, along with the privacy wall, creates an inviting outdoor space for cool evenings.

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Built-In Furniture

Ample seating and a painted rug creates a distinct outdoor room, while built-in benches along the railings and plush pillows maximize lounging space.

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Glass Railings

Incorporating glass railing into your deck design will ensure no view is obstructed.

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Stair Design

Add interest with a well-designed staircase, like this one from DIY Network's Blog Cabin 2012. Keep in mind, most building codes require that the steps rise 8 inches per step or less and use 2" by 12" boards for treads. 

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