Monthly Archives: November 2015

Why We Provide Year-Round Deck Construction

November brings seasonal rain and cooler temperatures for the Fairfax, VA area, but it does not slow down our deck construction. Recent reports from Remodeling Magazine show that adding at least a 16-foot by 20-foot composite deck is a great way to add resale value to your Northern Virginia home. Distinctive Deck Designs wants you to know that a little bit of rain and even snow does not stop our Fairfax, VA patio and deck contractors from filing permits with the city and county to break ground on your newest home improvement feature.

Off-season deck construction in Northern Virginia is about 10-15% cheaper! Get a FREE quote today! Click To Tweet

Our patio and deck contractors provide outdoor living construction, expansion and remodeling year-round. In fact, we consider November through February our off-season months, and this means you can save 10 to 15 percent on all deck construction services. Continue reading

How to Stay Safe with Your Outdoor Fireplace/Firepit

Outdoorfireplaces‘Tis the season for bonfires, indoor/outdoor fireplaces and family gatherings around the backyard fire pit. Fire is a mesmerizing sight, delivering both heated comfort and a focal point for any outdoor entertainer. However, it can also be a source of danger for homes and patios. As a leading patio construction company in Fairfax and its surrounding cities, Distinctive Deck Designs wants you to be safe and have an enjoyable fire pit and outdoor fireplace season.

There are many precautions that homeowners need to take when installing an outdoor fireplace at their Fairfax-area home. The same rules and conditions also apply to any construction of Fairfax County outdoor fire pits. Take a look at these safety tips for proper outdoor fireplace and fire pit use: Continue reading