During the holiday season in winter, you probably get visits from family and friends. Your deck is the ideal outdoor area for entertaining guests. But, many homeowners assume their decks are only fitting for spring and summer. That’s not the case. If you’re not using your deck in the winter months, then you aren’t getting the most out of your valuable investment.
The following are some of the ways you can get the most value from Deckorum Composite Decking all year round.
1. Get a Patio Cover
Without a doubt, ice, snow and sleet can make a deck uncomfortable or possibly damage it, depending on the material. A high quality patio cover can prevent the harsh cold weather from invading your outdoor investment. Additionally, it will let you sit on your beloved deck watching the snow fall gently.
2. Set Up an Outdoor Heating Unit
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Stucco is a siding finish used for lots of commercial and residential structures. Originally it was made from lime, sand, and water. Portland cement is one of the key elements of concrete and can be seen in structures like high-rise buildings and freeways.
Typically two to three thin layers are applied. A trowel is used for the first layer (scratch coating ) to create the scratches necessary for the second layer (brown coat). Also, stucco can may applied to brick, stone, concrete, and adobe, as well as a wood frame or other sorts of material.
Another benefit to using stucco on construction is its adaptability to a lot of distinct forms of architectural styles. The pigment can be added to stucco to change its color, and unique textures can be created to give the plaster a look like brick, stone or wood. In early times, it was used to create … Read the rest