Deck Designs & Ideas

Take a look at some of the most fabulous, functional deck design ideas you've ever seen. Then move on to full tours of distinct deck types: wraparound decks, builder's decks, small deck designs, and rooftop deck retreats. Each deck style will give you ideas for your own brand-new deck or get you thinking about your deck remodel.

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How to Select Finishes for a Deck or Porch

Before committing to a deck finish, make sure you know all of your options. We'll show you different types of sealers, stains, and more.

How to Stain a Deck

Dress up your deck with a fresh coat of stain. You'll add major style to your yard in just four simple steps.

14 Ways to Improve Your Deck

Enjoy the outdoors on a well-appointed deck. These 14 ideas will add style, function, and comfort to any deck.

Deck Out Your Backyard for Next to Nothing (Finds Under $50)

Want to amp up your backyard without investing your life's savings? We've rallied up some of our favorite statement-making picks to give your space an entirely new look for less! Get ready for some serious backyard envy coming your way.

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12 Ways to Deck Out Your Deck

With warm days and nights approaching, your deck might need a little refresher. We've gathered some great deck essentials that are sure to turn heads and have your neighbors peeking over the fence.

A Family Deck for All

A tiny deck off a Michigan home evolves into a spacious multilevel retreat that provides an ideal perch for viewing the garden below and the trees nearby.

10 Ways to Design a Better Deck

Structural flourishes make the difference between a run-of-the-mill deck and one you'll love to use.