Monthly Archives: January 2017

Choose the Right Fairfax Outdoor Living Builder for Deck/Patios

contractors look over deck building plansOutdoor living building is on the rise. According to Professional Builder, covered patios and other outdoor living areas are becoming more of an integral part of new home designs, from small condo-living to the sprawling home spaces. Whether you plan to buy or sell your home in Northern Virginia, outdoor living spaces add to your final investment in a positive way.

There are several deck and patio builders to choose from in the Fairfax metropolitan area. Every company has their specialty, but when it comes to quality, there’s one company that stands above the rest: Distinctive Deck Designs. Here are three reasons we are the best deck builders for the Northern Virginia market: Continue reading

4 Types of Patio Deck Designs You Can Enjoy in Northern Virginia

Let’s be honest – the spring and summer seasons in Northern Virginia are gorgeous compared to other parts of the country. We sure wouldn’t want to have the 110-degree blistering heat found in the Southwest, and let’s not forget the tornado zones in the Midwestern belt or the sticky humidity levels in the Southern Atlantic region. It makes complete sense why homeowners here in Northern Virginia love their outdoor living spaces! We get the perfect mix of beautiful weather and breezy nights where lighting the fire pit creates the picturesque ending to the work week.

Homeowners in Aldie, Woodbridge, and other Fairfax-area suburbs are investing in porch and deck construction. Think about your neighbor down the street. Didn’t they just have a new deck put in? Whether you’re still in the pre-decision stage or ready to upgrade your porch now, here are some patio deck designs to consider. Continue reading